Graphic Designer and Animator - PGA TOUR Entertainment

PGA TOURMonday, December 11, 20170 application(s)
Employer Name PGA TOUR
Job Title Graphic Designer and Animator - PGA TOUR Entertainment
City Ponte Vedra Beach
State Florida
Country USA
Job Region South
Job Category Programming & Production
Designer
Salary Range Based on experience
Job Reference 1402
Job Level Mid Level

Qualified candidates will have the following: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or Motion Media Design or Visual FX and/or related area of study
  • Minimum four years’ experience in graphic design and creation, post-production operation and project management
  • Design experience in broadcast graphics including show packages, special effects and logo design
  • Experience in Visual FX use, such as sky replacement, logo tracking and removal and scene enhancements also desired
  • Sports production background and experience with the game of golf a plus
  • Working knowledge of MAC and Windows operating systems
  • Demonstrate professional level experience working with the Adobe Creative Suite, Cinema 4D and Mocha Pro
  • Working knowledge of compression techniques for multiple format presentations
  • Ability to technical direct special effects shoots on location and facilitate their completion
  • Proficient with tracking techniques, blue/green screen compositing and 2D/3D animation and grading
  • Must take lead design responsibilities on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, often on multiple projects
  • Able to assess the scope of individual projects during pre-production, and then produce all necessary graphic treatment in allotted budgeted hours
  • Excellent communication and organization skills 

Responsibilities: 

  • Work in supervised and unsupervised sessions as directed by daily schedule
  • Create and facilitate design and animation for integration into projects and broadcast shows
  • Manage graphic projects effectively and accurately including pre-production estimates of time needed and efficient management of time allocated to projects
  • Ongoing consultation with Directors of Production, Coordinating Producers, Senior Producers, Producers, and Associate Producers as needed concerning the creation of graphics elements for various projects
  • Maintain strong workflow communication and collaboration with project Editors when required
  • Maintain current knowledge of technical and artistic trends in the post-production industry
  • Understand FTP technology and facilitate delivery as appropriate utilizing this technology
  • Manage storage of all graphics images, animations and graphic reels and document for future search and utilization
  • Responsible for the completed documentation of all session hours on appropriate work orders for project tracking
  • Communicate all technical equipment problems immediately to Engineering through the maintenance reports and assist Engineering in locating and identifying equipment problems as needed
  • Maintain operation within guidelines of PGATE Technical Procedures Manual
  • Responsible for checking and maintaining work flow and schedule on a day-to-day basis
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Special projects or other duties as assigned

Our benefits include:

  • Competitive wages including performance bonuses
  • Medical/Dental/Life/Disability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401k with employer match
  • Employer funded retirement plan
  • Health Savings Account/Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Wellness Program
  • Membership to TPC Sawgrass

EOE/DFW

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