About the Position
The Golden State Warriors and Chase Center Productions are looking for a hardworking and detailed Motion Graphic Designer to join our growing content department. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about creating compelling motion graphics and animations for fans across Warriors in-arena platforms. In this role, you will work closely with other motion graphic designers and video editors to bring narratives to life through a wide range of campaigns, brand guidelines, game highlights and other assets. This position reports to the Director, Chase Center Productions.
This is an excellent opportunity to share your expertise while learning more about this growing sports and entertainment organization that values your initiative and dedication!
This is a full-time position based in San Francisco, CA.
Willingness and ability to provide proof of completed COVID-19 vaccination will be required. All religious, medical, or other legally recognized exemptions regarding vaccination status will be considered.
- Design and animate dynamic 2D and 3D motion graphics used in all aspects of Warriors Studio in-arena video productions (i.e., videoboards, ribbon signage, internal displays and video productions throughout Chase Center and the surrounding district)
- Build all motion graphics for Warriors/Chase Center brand including, headshots, interactive graphics packages, lower thirds, team highlight videos, corporate partner activations, etc.
- Build sponsored and branded LED and Video Board content for in-arena
- Conceptualize and manage the development and implementation of a wide variety of broadcast design vehicles including title opens, logo designs, transitions, in-game features, bumps, teases, LED fascia animations, various digital content, etc.
- Assist the Scoreboard Operations team in implementing graphic playback at all home matches at Chase Center
- Work with the Studio team made up of shooters, editors and producers to create projects that improve the overall brand and product
- Implement, execute and maintain graphic elements and packages used across Warriors Studio content
- Proactively supply creative ideas while demonstrating desire to push designs and animations to the next level
- Intertwine video with motion graphics and animation to create immersive and entertaining content
Required Experience & Skills
- Bachelor's degree in Video Production or Graphic Design, or equivalent experience
- 2-3 years of hands-on design, graphics. animation, and editing experience
- High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, Premier, and Cinema 4D
- Experience and knowledge in working with HDR and Wide Color Gamut environments; understanding of various video codecs and file formats
- Strong concept and storyboard design, applying current trends in motion graphic design; passion for storytelling and sports with the desire to create visually appealing imagery to enhance our brand
- Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving and presentation skills
- Ability to balance multiple projects in a fast-paced work environment
- Ability to work nontraditional hours including nights, weekends and holidays as needed
- Candidates must have a demo reel that demonstrates motion design experience
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Golden State Warriors is an equal opportunity employer.
We will ensure that qualified applicants with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
Want to learn more about who we are and what we value? Visit www.warriors.com/employment