Designer/Animator, Yankees Productions

New York Yankees - Bronx, NY4.3

Primary Responsibilities:
Assist in design and animation of graphics for scoreboard animations, info graphics, features, commercials, and Yankees On Demand content
Update custom After Effects templates
Create new logo loops as well as update existing loops
Produce After Effects headshot templates and ensure that existing headshots are up to date
Utilize Greenscreen footage to pull clean mattes to be used in headshots and other game elements
Game prompts – update and create new unique game situation still and animated graphics
Crowd prompts - update and create new unique still and animated graphics to encourage crowd response
Interstitials – update and create new interstitial graphics for different stadium events
Show package elements – update and create new show package elements for Yankees OnDemand content as well as stadium events

Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts or related field
Minimum of 2 years Design/Animation experience; sports or entertainment industry
Proven understanding of Major League Baseball and the New York Yankees
Proficient in After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator
Knowledge of Cinema 4D
Familiarity with MAC based computers
Experience with creating motion graphics, design, and 2D/3D animation
Experience working with green screen footage
Must have proficient design, creative and organizational skills
Knowledge of HD and SD resolutions, HD Centercut, frame rates and pixel aspect ratios
Familiarity with Chyron and Lyric software and workflow
Prior experience working in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment
Ability to multi task and prioritize

This description is intended to describe the type of work being performed by a person assigned to this position. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required by the employee. The New York Yankees is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.