Full Time Job

Feature - Visual Development Artist

DreamWorks Animation

Englewood Cliffs, NJ 08-26-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
DreamWorks Feature - Visual Development Artist (PEP)


''What would you say you do here?''
• Create artwork that informs the early story and visual development process and well as the production process once the look of picture is defined.
• Work under the guidance of a Production Designer and Art Director to generate artwork related to characters, environments, backgrounds, costume and prop design.
• Support the Story, Modeling, Surfacing, Matte Painting and Layout departments on design specifics required for establishing locations and cameras.
• Ensure all timelines are met.
• Communicate progress of work to production staff


''What do I need to have in order to do this job?''
• Ability to think and design from concept to finish independently.
• Strong understanding of design principles and color theory.
• Collaboration within a team of artists.
• Solid time-management skills.
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal/DreamWorks Animation worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

''What can I offer?''
• Proficiency in Photoshop, knowledge of Maya and/or ZBrush a plus

Additional Information

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rjnz21-44-201-68-86-42 in your application.