SBS has developed a reputation for being one of the
most unique and diverse media organisations in the world. This seems fair.
Where else is dancing in Mardi Gras parades, spotting Lee Lin Chin in the café,
and critiquing Eurovision performances all part of a day’s work?
re looking for a freelance creative frontend developer for an upcoming project: a
narrative led, factual crime story. The project will incorporate multimedia
elements such as video, audio, illustration and text. In addition to being a
solid programmer, ideally you will have experience working with multimedia
will be collaborating with SBS’s Creative Labs and Content teams, in addition
to other freelance illustrators and designers we will bring into the project.
anticipate a start date from 3 October, with the development time being up to 2
months. Preferably you will be available to work with us in our Sydney offices
for a period of the project.
send a brief intro and links to previous work that demonstrates your coding
skills. This is what we’ll be looking for:
HTML and CSS to a solid level
Knowledge of code libraries used in creating rich web experiences
(GSAP, PixiJS, ThreeJS, CreateJS).
Working knowledge of the Adobe suite of products - in particular,
Ability to create web ready assets from artwork supplied in a
broad range of formats (not limited to static imagery: this includes creating
sprite sheets, encoding video for the appropriate platforms, 3D models, etc).
A basic understanding of geometry and mathematics as relevant to
animation and interaction development – both 2D and 3D.
Build processes (Gulp, Grunt etc).
Source control and issue tracking.
of the below will be well regarded:
Animation authoring (eg. Flash/Animate CC or After Effects
SVG for animation or data visualisation.
Dynamic, fast-paced design environment
Active print production involvement
Base Salary $80k + Super (plus
potential to earn additional income circa $15k - $20k)
Are you somebody
who can wear many hats and loves doing so?
client, a provider of a diverse range of Graphic Arts Services, successfully
manages a Hub within their largest client. The type of work
they produce for this household named company includes branding, corporate
communication, marketing collateral, advertising material and finished art. The
great majority of their projects are print based.
They are looking for a rare bird. Namely, an accomplished Creative Artworker who can also manage the print
production function whilst being the conduit between internal clients and
suppliers. There is no doubt that no two days will ever be the same and your
ability to successfully juggle a whole range of responsibilities is what will
make you jump out of bed in the morning! Most importantly, you will become an
important cog in a well-oiled machine and your skills will quickly add value.
Your ability to fit into the dynamics of a closely-knit group will be critical.
You will possess attention to detail, a great sense for design and typography,
advanced skills in all latest design programs (Indesign, Quark, Adobe
Photoshop, Illustrator) plus a minimum of 5 years experience in finished art and print production. This will have been
acquired in a busy, challenging print-based environment.
Specifically you will be responsible for:
- correctly delivering artwork to producers;
- production management and liaison with internal clients, the contracted
printing company and other external suppliers;
- taking care of archiving, software and back-up systems;
- ensuring that all print projects run smoothly;
providing exceptional levels of customer service;
proactively identifying other graphic arts needs within the company;
keeping abreast of technology and how it may impact upon current and future
secure this enviable role, you will have a solid understanding of the normal
suite of design programmes, possess advanced communication skills and have a
desire to be the very best at what you do. Your recent experience will have
been acquired within an environment where you have been “all things to all
people” and people have become totally dependant upon what you do.
register your interest please email a brief resume to Mark Hulls of HULLS RECRUITING SERVICES at [..]
confidentiality of you interest is assured.