Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 11:20 PM
Working at The Weather Channel television network 13;
Chances are you have watched the weather to plan your day and news information to stay updated on current events. Chances are you didnt realize Weather Group has some of the most advanced and innovative products in video production to bring audiences the best in weather and news information. Now we are ready to push the envelope even further . . . much, much further.
Weather Group is taking bold steps to shake things up, both internally and across the media industry. As the leader in weather information and delivering award:winning AR/VR experiences; our emerging Local Now digital media brand is innovating how audiences get their national and local news. Local Now delivers locally relevant, nationally compelling video news to communities across the country. We are looking for an inspiring and visionary artist to support this exciting new direction.
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Position Summary 13;
The Art Director is responsible for creative vision, design, and art direction for Local Now and other emerging digital products. The role will set the design standard for the company and the news media industry in a unfettered, creative:forward environment. The creative vision set would be across TV, mobile, and desktop environments allowing for ultimate creative expression.
The Art Director works in an collaborative agile environment with developers to understand technological capabilities, with product managers to understand business strategy, and with senior leaders from editorial and marketing to capture the other elements of creative expression. This position also works with audiences, testing design ideas and assumptions, and validating prototype mockups to help deliver a best:in:class media experience.
The Art Director is the subject matter expert in the UI, UX and motion graphics for enterprise:class tools and products.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities 13;
:Define the design and creative vision for Local Now and other emerging digital products
:Lead and drive design decisions for multiple brands across various platforms from content to UI and UX
:Drive the execution against the design plan and ensure vision is achieved through collaboration across functional teams
:Create innovative user experiences for new and extended product offerings
:Provide internal partners with design standards, tools, and guidance on communicating brand image and identity
:Facilitate collaboration and engagement between members of the team to ensure sound design, editing, motion graphics, composition layout and interactivity align with product vision
:Create information architectures, wire frame screen flows, prototypes, design briefs, design specs and guidelines with minimal direction
:Collaborate seamlessly with internal cross:functional and external agency teams in an Agile environment to deliver against creative vision
:Proactively identify architectural weaknesses in the UX and recommending appropriate solutions
:Create full graphic packages using Adobe After Effects for video content that is complimentary to the app experience. 13;
Education, Experience, Certification Requirements 13;
:A minimum of 7:10 years of professional experience in motion graphics, UIUX design, brand development and project management is preferred 13;
:Masters preferred or Undergraduate degree in graphic design, art, human:computer Interaction, communications or a related field 13;
:Platforms: Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows 13;
:Demonstrated strength w
• Location: Atlanta
• Post ID: 93646952 atlanta