Pegula Sports and Entertainment

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Motion Designer - Pegula Sports (Buffalo · NY)

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize and direct the development and execution of a wide variety of broadcast design vehicles including title opens, logo idents, transitions, in-game features, bumps, teases, LED fascia animations, miscellaneous digital content, etc.
  • Collaborate with directors and internal project leads to push design and animation boundaries
  • Develop strong, sophisticated multilayered design and animation concepts
  • Find fulfillment in working on BOTH high-concept Animations as well as Motion Design in a Production & Replication-based environment.
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with Marketing, Ticketing, Merchandising, and Business Development as well as other departments to develop and execute designs based on property’s brands
  • Must be able to make deadlines in a fast-paced environment and respond quickly and calmly to client and producer requests
  • Must be able to come up with creative solutions to stay within tight deadlines
  • Keep abreast of new technology and motion design trends/advances
  • Excellent work ethic and passion for design & animation
  • Must be able to respond in a positive, solution-driven approach to constructive criticism/critique as well as work well in a team-based setting
  • Perform other related duties as deemed necessary or requested.


Minimum Qualifications for the Position:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Media Study, Arts or Animation with 3-5 years of experience in the field
  • Solid portfolio of professional caliber work, which exhibits a strong understanding of functionality along with creativity.
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator. Experience in Maxon C4D is preferred for production environment. Adobe Premiere considered a plus.
  • Proven ability to create unique concepts, expand and develop creative direction to fit various sports and corporate brands alike.
  • Experience in a broadcast environment is not required but considered a plus.
  • Must be available to work some non-traditional hours; including nights, weekends, and whenever needed


Critical Competencies

  • Ability to multi-task in a high-pressure environment
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines with composure and flexibility
  • Project management and execution
  • Collaborative and team oriented
  • A strong understanding of traffic-based project management workflow system

Pegula Sports & Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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