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Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 day ago(10/23/2020 5:08 PM)
REPORTS TO: Line Producer   SUMMARY: - A timing director follows directions provided to complete clearly the digital exposure sheets. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Thoroughly review entire episode to ensure continuity. - Follow directions which may include slugging storyboard and/or animatic - Lip assignment - Redlining digital x-sheets - 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. - Work closely with checkers to ensure all appropriate materials are complete and correct. - Attend final checking meetings. - Help with timing revisions for retakes; assist with creative retakes. - Meet deadlines; time required amount of footage per week. - Oversee completion of storyboard revisions. - When needed, assist with EMRs and animatics. - When needed, generate mouth charts. - Ensure desired quality and style of show is met. - Assist with special projects.
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2020-14893
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 day ago(10/23/2020 4:00 PM)
As an Attorney, do you love working within Animation? If so, our SVP, Business and Legal Affairs opening at Nickelodeon could be an ideal fit! You will serve principally as a senior business and legal affairs executive for animated feature films and animated series content for Nickelodeon Animation Studios. This fantastic position will be located in Burbank, CA. - Work as a senior member of the team of BALA lawyers, contract managers and assistants based in Burbank who support Nick Animation Studios development and production for animated feature films and series. - Negotiate, structure and draft a high volume of complex, high-profile creator/EP deals, co-productions, overall deals, and services deals. - Provide high level, strategic business and legal affairs guidance and support to the senior Nickelodeon animated development and production team. - Work cross-functionally with a broad range of departments (Nickelodeon talent department, Labor & Employment Team, Production Management and Litigation) to implement production legal policies and procedures. - Advise various departments for the network (Programming, Production, Marketing and Promotion, Rights Management, etc.) in connection with complex business and legal matters. - Develop and build deal structures, parameters and templates and forms. - Grow and manage relationships with key managers, agencies and attorneys in the entertainment community.
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2020-14877
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 day ago(10/23/2020 2:05 PM)
Summary: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for an FX Artist skilled, among other things, in Maya Fluids, RealFlow, and Nuke.
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2020-14889
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 day ago(10/23/2020 1:15 PM)
Summary: Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for a Lighting/Compositing Artist. Illustration and digital painting skills are a great addition. A good generalist skillset is a big plus. Ideal candidate is approachable and a team player. Responsibilities: - Lighting, rendering, and compositing from Maya based on concepts sent from clients and directors. - Digital touch-up, sweetening, and paint to finish composites as final art/illustrations. - Able to work independently using commercial and proprietary lighting, rendering, and compositing tools. - Able to switch gears quickly onto multiple projects. - Assist in developing techniques to render the necessary layers with appropriate compositing software and detailed documentation. - Take direction from the directors to establish suitable work techniques and lighting tools when needed, as well as macros for 2D and 3D software for other team members with detailed documentation explaining tools and techniques.
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2020-14887
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 days ago(10/21/2020 9:55 PM)
Open – Coverage – All Current Series, Pilot, Series Orders & Movies   Voice Record Coordinator – General Duties - Manages for the Casting Director and Ancillary Coordinator All Recording Schedules for Current Series and Ancillary Requests - Builds and distributes Recording Schedules and calendar invites (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 Studio - Alongside the Voice Record Assistant, 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, Books, and Confirms Talent for Records - Liaisons with Casting Director to Book Voice Directors, Teachers, and Composers for Records - Alongside the Voice Record Assistant, Prepares and Confirms Record Sessions by assuring session materials are delivered - Attends Record Sessions as talent relations liaison. Should be comfortable sharing a point-of-view in a session. - 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. - Contacts Covering Casting Executive and Casting Director for any talent relations and/or casting concerns that may occur at a record session - Works with Script Coordinator to track All Dialogue - Covers circle takes while attending voice records - Alongside the Voice Record Assistant, Collects 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: - Production Schedule - Post schedule - Outlines - First Draft - Second Draft - Record Draft - Pickup Sheets - Animatic Drafts - ADR - Shipping Drafts
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2020-14878
Location : CityStateForPosting New York, NY
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/12/2020 6:15 PM)
Job Type: Project Based Employment Description: Nickelodeon's Nick Jr., the #1 preschool brand, seeks an Animator for Nickelodeon Digital, Preschool Division. The Animator will report to the Director of Interactive, and be responsible for animating characters and motion graphics, while solving visual and storytelling challenges. The Animator will be responsible for day-to-day animation deliveries working as a character animator and motion graphics animators. Responsibilities include: - Animator with both 3D and 2D character animation skills, who understands game/interactive production (e.g. creating loops, idles, non-linear animated segments) - Analyzing and mimicking an established animation style - Ability to composite and animate in After Effects - Creative problem solver - Attend production check-ins & creative weeklies - Flexibility to assume additional responsibilities as required - Partner with Creative Producers to maintain creative excellence and feasibility that uphold and enhance the brand - Be extremely detail-oriented, organized and thorough, able and willing to refine work to a high degree of polish
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2020-14826
Location : CityStateForPosting New York, NY
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/12/2020 6:15 PM)
Job Type: Project Based Employment   Description: Noggin from Nick Jr. seeks a Creative Project Manager for the Play-Along Video (“PAV”) team. The PAV team focuses on learning-led interactive media. The Creative Project Manager will support a cross-discipline team in a fast-paced and highly collaborate environment. The Creative Project Manager should have a strong background in production and will be responsible for overseeing project development on animated/live action interactive content from conception to completion, partnering with internal production and technical teams.   Responsibilities: - Develop and maintain processes and workflow - Primary point of contact for all team members - Collaborate with project leads to ensure their objectives and goals are achieved - Manage the production & animation pipeline process to optimize performance and productivity - Ensure creative team adheres to schedules and milestones - Communicate updates, key dates, and action items on a daily basis - Identify, communicate, and problem-solve issues - Schedule and facilitate meetings along with capturing and disseminating notes and next steps - Ensure content is routed for creative review and all pertinent approvals by stakeholders are being received - Communicate all feedback in a constructive professional manner between departments - Partner with Product Management to synchronize product and creative production schedules - Partners with the Production Manager ensuring project needs/revisions work within the assigned budget - Collaborate with Design, Animation and Asset Media Manager to ensure assets are available and prepped - Manage content delivery process and communicates tech issues with Product and QA
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2020-14827
Location : CityStateForPosting New York, NY
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/12/2020 6:15 PM)
Job Type: Project Based Employment Description: Nickelodeon's Nick Jr., the #1 preschool brand, seeks an Animator for Nickelodeon Digital, Preschool Division. The Designer will report to the Director of Animation, and be responsible for helping to develop new styles, as well as replicate existing ones. Responsibilities include: - Designer work from concept through final delivery. - Helping to establish new styles for emerging content. - Building new assets for existing styles and properties. - Designing a wide array of concepts including characters/environments/logo’s. - Working alongside UI expert to ensure visual clarity. - Working quickly. - Partner with Creative Producers to maintain creative excellence and feasibility that uphold and enhance the brand. - Be extremely detail-oriented, organized and thorough, able and willing to refine work to a high degree of polish.
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2020-14828
Location : CityStateForPosting New York, NY
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/12/2020 6:15 PM)
Job Type: Project Based Employment Description: Nickelodeon's Nick Jr., the #1 preschool brand, seeks an Animator for Nickelodeon Digital, Preschool Division. The Designer will report to the Director of Animation, and be responsible for helping to develop new styles, as well as replicate existing ones. Responsibilities include: - Designer work from concept through final delivery. - Helping to establish new styles for emerging content. - Building new assets for existing styles and properties. - Working alongside UI expert to ensure visual clarity. - Working quickly. - Partner with Creative Producers to maintain creative excellence and feasibility that uphold and enhance the brand. - Be extremely detail-oriented, organized and thorough, able and willing to refine work to a high degree of polish.
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2020-14829
Location : CityStateForPosting New York, NY
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/12/2020 6:15 PM)
Job Type: Project Based Employment Description: Nickelodeon's Nick Jr., the #1 preschool brand, seeks an Animator for Nickelodeon Digital, Preschool Division. The Storyboard Artist will report to the Director of Animation, and be responsible for solving visual and storytelling challenges. The Artist will be responsible for boarding interactive/cinematic blend. Responsibilities include: - Boarding Interactive moments, and their corresponding lead in’s and lead out’s. - Analyze the story/script. - Interpreting script and sequences into visual presentations. - Suggesting transitions - Working alongside UI expert to ensure interactive/cinematic continuity. - Working quickly to translate story ideas and interactive moments into visual sequences. - Building Rough Animatics. - Partner with Creative Producers to maintain creative excellence and feasibility that uphold and enhance the brand - Be extremely detail-oriented, organized and thorough, able and willing to refine work to a high degree of polish
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2020-14830
Location : CityStateForPosting New York, NY
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/12/2020 6:15 PM)
Job Type: Project Based Employment   Description Noggin from Nick Jr. is a leading interactive learning service for families with young kids. We help children develop skills, knowledge and passions through play with the characters they love. We also give parents important tools to help their kids thrive. A multi-platform direct-to-consumer offering, Noggin reaches families in the domestic market through standalone mobile apps, connected TV apps, and add-on channels. The Play-Along Video (“PAV”) team is one of several groups producing content for the Noggin app. The PAV team focuses on learning-led interactive media. All content produced by this group is guided by Noggin’s curriculum framework.    We are building a team of highly motivated, diverse and capable individuals who are eager to work in a startup-like environment within a large media company. We need innovators and self-starters who are passionate about playful learning and comfortable working in a fast-paced, creative and innovative organization.   Responsibilities include - Produce exciting interactive learning-based content for kids that aligns with business objectives from development to completion. - Create and write concept briefs, interactive design documents, logic flow charts and wireframes, logic scripts, and dialogue scripts - Work closely with the team to ideate and problem-solve interactive experiences that may require a specific animation or authoring solution - Attend talent audio recording sessions and maintain audio library - Review design, animation, audio, and all builds (prototypes, alpha-through-delivery) - Work with the team to track bugs and feature requests in JIRA while clearly communicating updates and properly escalating concerns - Work closely with partner teams (ie. Consumer Insights, Learning Team) to ensure content is engaging, highly usable, and effective - Research popular kid-based apps and products including digital games and learning programs and serving as a team expert in industry trends and competitive products
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2020-14831
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 4 weeks ago(9/29/2020 6:58 PM)
Summary: This position is a part of the Animatic and NAS Post Group. They are may or may not be directly connected to any particular show as they may be utilized for multiple productions requiring an Assistant Animatic Editor. They will report to the Director of Post Production but are also overseen by the Animatic Supervisor as well as the Animatic Editor(s) they work with for allocation of day to day duties. Responsibilities: - The duties may include those of an Animatic Scanner which are scanning storyboards, cropping pictures in Photoshop, labeling and organizing pictures, cleaning up images in Photoshop, matting and coloring images in Photoshop and delivering and interfacing with other scanners and animatic employees. - Build the Animatic for the Animatic Editor using the Final Cut Pro editing software.
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2020-14680
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/23/2020 1:01 AM)
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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2020-14648
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/23/2020 12:46 AM)
- 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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2020-14647
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/23/2020 12:40 AM)
- 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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2020-14646
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/23/2020 12:38 AM)
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.
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2020-14645
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/10/2020 5:00 PM)
Summary: Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for an Art Director to lead the designers and painters on one of its animated CG Feature. Responsibilities: - Create and maintain the style of the Feature. - Lead 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 needed 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 needed changes. - If necessary, assist with revisions. - Attend color correction sessions, as available.
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2020-14603
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(9/2/2020 7:56 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 accurate 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 meetings and pitches as needed. - Maybe be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
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2020-14581
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(8/28/2020 3:33 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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2020-14564
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(8/25/2020 5:38 PM)
Do you love animation? Do you have a proven track record of attracting creative talent? If so, Nickelodeon's Manager of Recruitment could be an ideal job for you! This role will be responsible for leading the talent resources necessary to develop a growing slate of animated series and feature production(s). This job will require a unique vision and experience, giving a strong sense of innovation in finding fresh talent, partner in improving the recruiting process and building a world-class studio. The role requires strong management and people skills, excellent communication, planning, organization, problem solving and ability to get results. Responsibilities - Responsible for the placement of premier talent, with full range of Above the Line and Below the Line - Manage sourcing, interviewing, reference checking, negotiation of offers for staffing of all animated productions for Nickelodeon Series and Features - Implement the studio’s recruitment strategy in collaboration with Human Resources and Studio Executives - Maintain a talent tracking system. Provide a variety of detailed tracking reports Studio Executives and Show leadership and translate how trends are impacting the studio with next steps - Build and maintain a network of talent, domestic and international - Represent Nickelodeon at major conferences and industry events. Ability to attract and bring in new and upcoming talent - Work with the production teams to understand the skills currently within Nick and where additional skill sets might be needed at the studio - Build and maintain encouraging/collaborative relationships with hiring managers and LPs - Collaborate with Line Producers and hiring managers to develop robust recruitment strategies and action plans - Maintain Competitive landscape and advise on interview techniques, candidate selection, compensation packages and industry trends - Regularly communicate and develop solid relationships with hiring managers and other partners on search and candidate status - Engage and establish relationships with recruiting partners in industry organizations and universities - Maintain awareness of professional trends and news - Integrate diversity and inclusion and hiring initiative strategies, practices and processes around people and culture (i.e. recruiting, talent management, learning and development) to attract and retain diverse talent - Lead the recruitment team and processes
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2020-14513
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 5 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