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Animation - Editor


Glendale, CA 10-02-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

DreamWorks Animation Television has an exciting new opportunity for an Editor (Animatic) to join its team. Our Editors (Animatic) create animatics from storyboard images that serve as final animation reference.

Essential Duties and Job Responsibilities:
• Create an animatic from rough assemble to final lock by implementing well timed edits and incorporating the appropriate dialogue, sound effects and temp music
• Incorporate notes from the show's creative directors, producers, and executives during edit sessions and offer creative suggestions when needed
• Participate in storyboard pitch sessions and animatic screenings
• Responsible for timely execution of deliverables
• Work closely with production staff to ensure timely and appropriate implementation of dialogue, music, sound effects, and storyboards
• After the final screening assist production staff in importing and ensuring quality for the locked animatic into Adobe Premiere for shipping and tracking purposes

• Previous Animation editing experience
• A strong understanding of filmmaking
• Knowledge of Adobe Premiere
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Proven ability to manage time and meet deadlines
• Able to edit quickly in a fast-paced environment

Desired Characteristics
• Television animation editing experience preferred
• Experience in timing snappy, cartoony 2d comedy is a plus.
• Working knowledge of Storyboard Pro, Photoshop, and After Effects
• Ability to work in a high-pressure environment under tight deadlines
• Understanding of 2D Digital animation principles
• Film enthusiast
• Highly organized and detailed oriented
• Bachelor's degree preferred