Full Time Job

Layout / Previz Artist

Paramount Studios

Hollywood, CA 03-02-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Overview and Responsibilities
ON THE FRONTIER OF ANIMATION

Building on Paramount's 100 years of making some of Hollywood's most iconicfilms, Paramount Animation is bringing visionary artists and storytellers together to create a world-class animation studio. We are looking for talented, collaborative, and hardworking artists who will help us continue to shape an all-star team of filmmakeCancel (https://viacomcbs.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppJob&action=jobEdit&id=15651&tab=RQ_DESCRIPTION&hashed=1802474446#!) rs.

Paramount Animation through its affiliate Animated Productions Inc. currently has exciting opportunities for a Senior Previs Artist (Union) to join the animation team at our Hollywood, CA studio.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Setting the initial composition, staging and cameras
• Helping to creatively solve technical and aesthetic problems as theproduction progresses from storyboards to 3D
• Establishing a locale and define mood through sets
• Communicating and working with Story, Art and Editorial personnel
• Communicating with individuals involved throughout the animation processregarding technical specifications and creative beats.
• Adhering to tight production schedules
• Taking and implementing creative feedback from Previs Lead, VFXSupervisor and Director
• Day to day will report to Digital Production Manager for scheduling

Basic Qualifications
• Previous production experience or exceptional artistic skills/abilities in CGI/traditional artwork
• 5+ years of previs/layout experience
• Ability to communicate with all members of the production team on a
• technical and creative level in a collaborative environment
• A good understanding of physical lenses and camera work
• A demonstrated understanding of the principals of Staging and Composition
• Knowledge of Maya and Unix required
• Experience with Lighting preferred
• Experience at working on high-end systems preferred
• Bachelors degree or equivalent experience desired
• Strong Animation experience required
• Experience with Rough Modeling preferred

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