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Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 5 days ago(7/7/2020 9:43 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon is producing a new take on a beloved Sci-Fi franchise and seeks one exceptional Art Director to lead design teams. This project is an Amblin-inspired adventure/comedy series. Think "The Iron Giant" meets "The Goonies", but set in the near future. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Working closely with the Executive Producers to create the overall aesthetic of the show. - Work with the Supervising Director and CG supervisor to problem solve any concerns with scripts. - Create and oversee concept art. - Create Color scripts for each episode. - Oversee Background, prop and character design teams, ensuring they match the aesthetic style of the show while keeping on schedule. - Work closely with the CG Supervisor to ensure both Technical and creative needs are met.
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2020-14345
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 6 days ago(7/6/2020 7:55 PM)
REPORTS TO: - Production Manager RESPONSIBILITIES: - Coordinating the preparation of pre-production materials for shipping; organizing, labeling, and obtaining approvals. - Coordinating the processing of material starting with the creation of the EMR through final checking. - Organizing and maintaining systems for monitoring production flow of assigned shows. - Setting up files, keeping a log of start/completion dates of production progress, labeling materials clearly and neatly with all necessary information. - Confirming shipments to overseas animation studios. - Tracking the progress of assigned shows and flagging potential problems and delays for the Production Manager and the Line Producer. - Reading and responding to internal and overseas production e-mails in a timely manner. - Completing script and storyboard breakdowns for models, props and background designs. - Monitoring distribution of Network materials including rough storyboard, EMR, and black and white shipped materials. - Tracking all pickup lines given from story department and make sure they are implemented into the final shipping animation. - Assisting on special projects for festivals, awards and network promotions.
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2020-14341
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/29/2020 9:51 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Production Designer/Art Director for approval.  - Communicate with Art Director & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of the feature is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-14325
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/29/2020 9:48 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Create and maintain the style of the feature.  - Manage and direct a team of designers to accomplish that end, according to the production schedule.  - Review storyboards for all visual elements, working in conjunction with the Storyboard Supervisor.  - Oversee creation and maintenance of model packs and style guides, including but not limited to expressions, character construction, mouth charts, character turnarounds, props and main backgrounds.  - Oversee workflow to ensure all deadlines are met.  - Assist with the generation of creative retake materials.  - Communicate appropriate creative notes to overseas studio.  - With LP’s prior approval, assign any necessary overflow design or color work to freelance artists and supervise artists’ work.  - Create rough and clean designs and color as necessary to ensure deadlines are met.  - Liaise with Network, Executive Producer and Line Producer to manage the creation of any special artwork or materials needed for press art, on-air promotions or any other uses to ensure the style of the feature is maintained.  - Guide artists through the design process and communicate any special needs. - Rough Design: - Break down script and review design lists with artists and production staff to generate rough character, prop and background designs for storyboard artists to use.  - Assign designs to specific artists.  - Communicate any special design needs or directives to the artists and appropriate production staff.  - Review completed designs with artists.  - Communicate and supervise any necessary changes.  - Meet regularly with appropriate production staff to communicate progress of department.  - Communicate and manage schedules, deadlines and priorities – and any changes to same -- to the design team/artists.  - Review completed designs with appropriate creative supervisors and ensure any further revisions are implemented. - Clean-up: - Direct clean-up process with artists, including monitoring schedule, deadlines and priorities.  - Review clean designs and layouts with appropriate creative supervisors and oversee any revisions or changes, as needed. - Color: - Oversee color stylists and BG painters and communicate creative directives of the feature, including special needs, such as lighting requirements, stylistic concerns and/or special color/palette needs. Review color models and BGs.  - Communicate and supervise any necessary changes.  - If necessary, assist with revisions.  - Attend color correction sessions, as available.
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2020-14324
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/29/2020 9:45 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired or to be achieved. - Create storyboards by implementing storytelling objectives. - Follow instructions of creative supervisors. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality and style of movie is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Follow proper document management requirements (i.e., file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer or Production Manager. - Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and pitches as needed. - When Director is unavailable, guide fellow artists in addressing their notes. Includes potentially giving notes on their work. - Director’s second in command over Story team. - Will be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
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2020-14323
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:27 PM)
SUMMARY: - Generates background designs, overlays, underlays, shadow and color guides, floor plans and any other background-related art that the CG production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Review script for backgrounds needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and saved appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - If required, generate multiple views of environment and specific elements within it. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.  
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2020-14313
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:26 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director/Design Supervisor for approval.  - Communicate with Design Supervisor & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-14312
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:23 PM)
SUMMARY: - Generates background designs, overlays, underlays, shadow and color guides, floor plans and any other background-related art that the CG production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Review script for backgrounds needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and saved appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - If required, generate multiple views of environment and specific elements within it. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.  
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2020-14311
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:22 PM)
REPORTS TO: - Art Director or Executive Producer (creative) - Line Producer (administrative) SUMMARY: - Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the CG production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled. - Follow instructions of supervisor. - Complete all color work within assigned deadlines. - Resolve color problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Review storyboard for background key color callouts. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards. - If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
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2020-14310
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:20 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nick Animation Studio is looking for a Supervising Director for one of its animated shows! This person will work with key production personnel in overseeing storyboards and animatics. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Manage all assignments in the Animatics department. - Thoroughly review and revise storyboards for animatics and shipping - Implement relevant notes. - Communicate to appropriate key production personnel the status of work and any problems that may arise; suggest appropriate solutions to the problems. - Supervise organization of designs from storyboards. - Answer questions from board artists during storyboarding process, if no Storyboard Supervisor present. - Oversee animatics and review their work for accuracy; give corrections and guidance where needed. - Meet deadlines. - Oversee completion of storyboard revisions. - Ensure desired quality and style of show is met. - Assist with special projects.
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2020-14309
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:15 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive and understand Color Key assignment from Art Director.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review storyboard to ensure continuity of color key models.  - Complete all Color Key models.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director for approval.  - Communicate with Supervisor and Production Coordinator regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved.  - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-14307
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:11 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Generates prop designs, special effects, lettering, schematics and any other prop-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met.  - Review script for props needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.
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2020-14306
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/26/2020 9:09 PM)
REPORTS TO: - Art Director or Executive Producer (creative) - Line Producer (administrative) SUMMARY: - Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled. - Follow instructions of supervisor. - Complete all color work within assigned deadlines. - Resolve color problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Review storyboard for background key color callouts. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards. - If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
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2020-14305
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/11/2020 4:15 PM)
SUMMARY: - Oversee in-house and freelance storyboard artists to ensure the quality and the style of the show is maintained. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Regularly meet with Storyboard Artists and Storyboard Revisionists to thoroughly review and revise storyboards.  - Ensure desired quality and style of show is met.  - Oversee implementation of Executive Producer and Standards’ notes into storyboards.  - Communicate with Executive producer and line producer as to the status of work progress and any problems that may arise.  - Answer questions from Storyboard Artists and Revisionists during storyboarding and revision process.  - Answer questions from Animation Directors regarding storyboards.  - Answer questions from production Staff regarding organization of designs from storyboards.  - When time allows, sit in on script meetings to offer feedback from a storyboarding perspective.
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2020-14282
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/11/2020 2:08 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon is looking for an outstanding Supervising Director to oversee the story teams for a exciting new take on a beloved Sci-Fi franchise. In this role, you will help bring to life this cinematic Amblin-inspired adventure/comedy series. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Work closely with the the Executive Producers to ensure the creative vision of the show is achieved. - Provide leadership and mentorship for the team of Storyboard Artists and Directors. - Work with the Art Director and CG supervisor to problem solve any concerns with scripts. - Manage the story and animatic teams so deadlines are meet, while communicating progress to production. - Ensure all story notes are addressed in board and animatic stages. - Provide shot setups and sequence revisions if needed. - Oversee the creation of animatics with the Directors and Animatic Editors.
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2020-14280
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/9/2020 7:18 PM)
SUMMARY: - Oversee in-house and freelance storyboard artists to ensure the quality and the style of the show is maintained. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Regularly meet with Storyboard Artists and Storyboard Revisionists to thoroughly review and revise storyboards.  - Ensure desired quality and style of show is met.  - Oversee implementation of Executive Producer and Standards’ notes into storyboards.  - Communicate with Executive producer and line producer as to the status of work progress and any problems that may arise.  - Answer questions from Storyboard Artists and Revisionists during storyboarding and revision process.  - Answer questions from Animation Directors regarding storyboards.  - Answer questions from production Staff regarding organization of designs from storyboards.  - When time allows, sit in on script meetings to offer feedback from a storyboarding perspective.
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2020-14278
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/3/2020 8:41 PM)
EA (project based employee for 6 months), Nick Animation Talent   Responsible for providing total administrative support and managing the day-to-day operations of the office. Also, performs diversified administrative function for the SVP of Casting and Talent Development, including frequent contact with high level executives, directors, creators, agents, managers and talent   RESPONSIBILITES: • Maintain SVP’s calendar, which includes a high volume of scheduling and preparation of meetings both internally and externally. Serve as a point person for all meeting requests, agendas, documents and questions. Proactively advise the SVP of Casting and Talent Development of appointments, meetings, and deadlines. • Act as liaison between network casting department, casting directors, coordinators (voice record and casting) and assistants (voice record and casting) as well executives, directors, creators, agents, managers and talent. • Maintain SVP and department calendar, including voice record schedule.. • Field and prioritize incoming phone calls and email. Respond to inquiries and resolve issues requiring SVP’s attention. Maintain a formal call log, contact list, and task list. • Prepare all travel arrangements, including a trip itinerary and schedule for SVP of Casting and Talent Development. • Maintain an organize online casting drive. • Process, submit and file expenses & invoices. • Handle routine copying, scanning, mailing, and arranging packages via messenger. Maintain department office equipment ordering. Provide daily operational management and contact with Facilities, Help Desk, A/V and Telecom. • Keep up-to-date on talent, influencers and build industry contacts.  
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2020-14265
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/1/2020 7:04 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for A Storyboard Artist! Please read the description below, as we are looking for very specific storytelling skills and stylistic elements. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired or to be achieved. - Create storyboards by implementing storytelling objectives. - Follow instructions of creative supervisors. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality and style of show is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Follow proper document management requirements (i.e., file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer or Production Manager. - Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and pitches as needed. - Maybe be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
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2019-13528
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(5/29/2020 2:32 PM)
Open – Coverage – All Current Series, Pilot, Series Orders & Movies Voice Record Coordinator – General Duties - Manages for the Casting Director All Current Shows Recording Schedules including Ancillary Requests - Builds and distributes Recording Schedules, (including original records, pickups, songs, ADR, and Ancillary Requests), working closely with casting director, production and post-production to meet deadlines. - Tracks All Scripts and Potential Records - Reserves, Holds and Books Recording Studios - Coordinates with recording studio engineers in instances of a remote record to test connection prior to session and to send audio to production after remote record. - Checks Talents Availability, Releases Talent holds, Schedules and Books Talent for Records - Liaisons with Casting Director to Book Voice Directors and Teachers for Records - Prepares and Confirms Record Sessions - Distributes Paperwork to be signed by Talent at Session, ensures accuracy upon completion, and submits to Administrative Coordinator after record - Attends Record Sessions when necessary - Tracks time of session and helps guide on material priority, being mindful of hard outs for talent and the amount of voices each talent records. - Works with Script Coordinator to track All Dialogue - Collect Record Materials Facilitates to Administrative Coordinator: - Payroll Process - Lift fees or additional voice payments for talent - Cast Lists - Residuals information Voice Record Coordinator will be included on all distribution of writing materials, this includes: - Script schedule - Production Schedule - Post schedule - Outlines - First Draft - Second Draft - Record Draft - Pickup Sheets - Animatic Drafts - ADR - Shipping Drafts
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2020-14261
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(5/28/2020 9:42 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director/Design Supervisor for approval.  - Communicate with Design Supervisor & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-13739
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(5/26/2020 6:51 PM)
SUMMARY: Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for an Animation Casting Director. The Casting Director oversee casting for all assigned Nickelodeon shows. He/She reports to the VP of Animation Casting and Talent Development. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - Should have a background in Animation Casting   - Oversee Casting Process for assigned Nickelodeon Animation Shows   - Manage Casting Assistant, Voice Record Coordinator and Voice Record Assistant   - Run Casting/Callback Sessions   - Collaborate with Casting Executives on Stunt Lists, Creative Insight and Approvals   - Generate all contracts and paperwork for shows   - Manage Oversight of Show Record Schedule and Paperwork   - Compete and Distribute all paperwork in binder for Residuals Department.   - Send invoices to Line Producer for payment.   - Track all payments for Talent Work with Network Casting Executive and BALA to ensure that we are compliant with Union guidelines  
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2020-14256
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(5/22/2020 4:10 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is searching for a line producer for an animated series. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Create and supervise the overall production schedule from pre-production through final delivery.  - Revising or adjusting schedule to ensure final delivery to client. - Disseminating schedule information to all production personnel and ancillary departments.  - Tracking production progress and updating production schedule on ongoing basis.  - Creating and maintaining, with upper management production budget. Liaison with Accountant for budgetary information on production. Liaison with overseas production to ensure quality and timely delivery. - Responsible for communication between production unit and overseas studio.  - Gives feedback with upper management in setting deals with overseas studio.  - Negotiates overseas deals.  - Negotiates talent contracts.
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2020-14254
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(5/6/2020 2:22 PM)
SUMMARY: - Assist the Executive Producer in his/her daily production functions. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Maintain Executive Producer’s schedule. - Answer Executive Producer’s phone. - Copy and distribute necessary production-related documents. - Assist producers, Art Director, Post Production Supervisor and Production Manager when requested. - Assist with weekly timesheets and paychecks. - Order and pick up lunch for Executive Producer. - Regularly stock supply cabinet. - Update crew contact sheets. - Arrange travel for producers when necessary. - Keep key production personnel updated as to Executive Producer’s schedule. - Help out on production wherever it’s needed.
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2020-14238
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(5/6/2020 1:21 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nick Animation Studio is looking for a Supervising Director for one of its animated shows! This person will work with key production personnel in overseeing storyboards and animatics. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Manage all assignments in the Animatics department. - Thoroughly review and revise storyboards for animatics and shipping - Implement relevant notes. - Communicate to appropriate key production personnel the status of work and any problems that may arise; suggest appropriate solutions to the problems. - Supervise organization of designs from storyboards. - Answer questions from board artists during storyboarding process, if no Storyboard Supervisor present. - Oversee animatics and review their work for accuracy; give corrections and guidance where needed. - Meet deadlines. - Oversee completion of storyboard revisions. - Ensure desired quality and style of show is met. - Assist with special projects.
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2020-14237
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(5/4/2020 4:47 AM)
SUMMARY: - Nick Animation Studio is looking for a Storyboard Revisionist! This person will revise, supplement and clean up storyboards as directed. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors; discuss and implement necessary storyboard revisions. - Follow instructions as per the notes and discussions. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality, continuity, and style of show is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer / Production Manager.
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2020-14213
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(4/9/2020 3:11 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director/Design Supervisor for approval.  - Communicate with Design Supervisor & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-14182
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(3/31/2020 9:18 PM)
SUMMARY: - Oversee in-house and freelance storyboard artists to ensure the quality and the style of the show is maintained. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Regularly meet with Storyboard Artists and Storyboard Revisionists to thoroughly review and revise storyboards.  - Ensure desired quality and style of show is met.  - Oversee implementation of Executive Producer and Standards’ notes into storyboards.  - Communicate with Executive producer and line producer as to the status of work progress and any problems that may arise.  - Answer questions from Storyboard Artists and Revisionists during storyboarding and revision process.  - Answer questions from Animation Directors regarding storyboards.  - Answer questions from production Staff regarding organization of designs from storyboards.  - When time allows, sit in on script meetings to offer feedback from a storyboarding perspective.
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2020-14150
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(3/31/2020 9:13 PM)
REPORTS TO: - Art Director or Executive Producer (creative) - Line Producer (administrative) SUMMARY: - Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled. - Follow instructions of supervisor. - Complete all color work within assigned deadlines. - Resolve color problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Review storyboard for background key color callouts. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards. - If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
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2020-14149
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(3/31/2020 8:58 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for an Art Director to lead the designers and painters on one of its animated series. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Create and maintain the style of the show.  - Manage and direct a team of designers to accomplish that end, according to the production schedule.  - Review storyboards for all visual elements, working in conjunction with the Storyboard Supervisor.  - Oversee creation and maintenance of model packs and style guides, including but not limited to expressions, character construction, mouth charts, character turnarounds, props and main backgrounds.  - Oversee workflow to ensure all deadlines are met.  - Assist with the generation of creative retake materials.  - Communicate appropriate creative notes to overseas studio.  - With LP’s prior approval, assign any necessary overflow design or color work to freelance artists and supervise artists’ work.  - Create rough and clean designs and color as necessary to ensure deadlines are met.  - Liaise with Network, Executive Producer and Line Producer to manage the creation of any special artwork or materials needed for press art, on-air promotions or any other uses to ensure the style of the show is maintained.  - Guide artists through the design process and communicate any special needs. - Rough Design: - Break down script and review design lists with artists and production staff to generate rough character, prop and background designs for storyboard artists to use.  - Assign designs to specific artists.  - Communicate any special design needs or directives to the artists and appropriate production staff.  - Review completed designs with artists.  - Communicate and supervise any necessary changes.  - Meet regularly with appropriate production staff to communicate progress of department.  - Communicate and manage schedules, deadlines and priorities – and any changes to same -- to the design team/artists.  - Review completed designs with appropriate creative supervisors and ensure any further revisions are implemented. - Clean-up: - Direct clean-up process with artists, including monitoring schedule, deadlines and priorities.  - Review clean designs and layouts with appropriate creative supervisors and oversee any revisions or changes, as needed. - Color: - Oversee color stylists and BG painters and communicate creative directives of the show, including special needs, such as lighting requirements, stylistic concerns and/or special color/palette needs. Review color models and BGs.  - Communicate and supervise any necessary changes.  - If necessary, assist with revisions.  - Attend color correction sessions, as available.
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2020-14148
Location : CityStateForPosting New York, NY
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(3/31/2020 8:55 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for both freelance and in-house Storyboard Artists for our New York-based preschool series, Blaze and the Monster Machines!  RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired or to be achieved. - Create storyboards by implementing storytelling objectives. - Follow instructions of creative supervisors. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality and style of show is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Follow proper document management requirements (i.e., file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer or Production Manager. - Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and pitches as needed. - Maybe be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
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2020-14147
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 4 months ago(3/11/2020 9:18 PM)
SUMMARY: - Texture Painting, Look Development, and Grooming in Substance Designer, Substance Painter, Xgen, and Maya Redshift. - Must be capable of creating painterly, stylized, procedural, and photorealistic textures in several specified styles. - The ideal candidate must have a critical eye with his or her own work, be able to follow reference material and concept art, be organized, have the ability to problem solve, be resourceful and creative, and work well with a team. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Ability to texture in various specified styles depending on CG project. Create Textures for 3D characters, props, and sets within Substance Painter and Substance Designer. - Knowledge of Zbrush for use in creation of displacement and normal maps. - Build Redshift shaders in Maya. - Review UVs when needed. - Must be familiar with Grooming. Xgen is preferred.
ID
2020-14108
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 5 months ago(2/21/2020 8:35 PM)
REPORTS TO: - Art Director or Executive Producer (creative) - Line Producer (administrative) SUMMARY: - Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled. - Follow instructions of supervisor. - Complete all color work within assigned deadlines. - Resolve color problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Review storyboard for background key color callouts. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards. - If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
ID
2020-13983
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(12/16/2019 5:57 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Generates prop designs, special effects, lettering, schematics and any other prop-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met.  - Review script for props needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.
ID
2019-13575
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(12/16/2019 5:57 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Work with the Lead Environment Artist to create models for environments, props, and occasionally characters.   - Rig all assets included in the environment and uv unwrap the environment model.   - Candidate required having fundamental knowledge of modeling both organic and hard surface environments and props, Maya’s referencing system, organizing complex hierarchies, creating lo res proxies, and utilizing IK – FK – and Deformer based rigs.   - Aid in the research, development and implementation of methods and techniques.   - Complete tasks within the time allotted.
ID
2019-13576
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(12/16/2019 5:57 PM)
SUMMARY:   RESPONSIBILITIES: - Work with the Lead CG Character Modeler to create models for characters, character blend shapes, and character UV unwraps. - Create high quality and detailed character assets based on show requirements.  - Includes being flexible to adapt from one modeling style to another. - Candidate should have a fundamental knowledge of modeling both organic and hard surface characters, create rig friendly topology for the character’s needs, achieving desired aesthetics within the allowed polygon count, and efficiently translate the character from 2D to 3D.  - Aid in the research, development and implementation of methods and techniques. - Simple knowledge of rigging, cluster creation, simple joint setup etc is a plus. - Complete tasks within the time allotted.
ID
2019-13577
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(12/16/2019 5:56 PM)
SUMMARY: - Generates background designs, overlays, underlays, shadow and color guides, floor plans and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Review script for backgrounds needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and saved appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - If required, generate multiple views of environment and specific elements within it. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.  
ID
2019-13574
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(12/16/2019 5:56 PM)
SUMMARY:   RESPONSIBILITIES: - Work with each Lead Character Technical Director to create rigs for characters, sets, and props. - Character Set-up/Rigging/Weighting/Skinning. - Implementation of new tools and techniques using Mel scripting. - Create and enforce hierarchy and pipeline solutions. - In depth knowledge of IK and FK systems is required. - Great aesthetic eye for skin weights is a must.
ID
2019-13578
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(12/11/2019 8:01 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director/Design Supervisor for approval.  - Communicate with Design Supervisor & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
ID
2019-13565
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(12/4/2019 4:52 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for A Storyboard Artist!  RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired or to be achieved. - Create storyboards by implementing storytelling objectives. - Follow instructions of creative supervisors. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality and style of show is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Follow proper document management requirements (i.e., file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer or Production Manager. - Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and pitches as needed. - Maybe be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
ID
2019-13531