Full Time Job

Character Designer


Glendale, CA 09-06-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

• Further the storytelling process by developing the look, personality and feel of the characters.
• Capture the personality and life of a character with their design and attire.
• Create turnarounds, special poses, mouth charts and expression sheets and provide a clean pass of the final approved design.
• Work closely with the Art Director to review Storyboard for characters that need to be designed for each episode.
• Ensure that the high quality and style of show established by the Executive Producer and Art Director is achieved and maintained.
• Prepare all character designs for shipment to oversees vendor animation studios
• Work closely with Art Director to resolve design issues and deadlines.
• Adhere to the production schedule provided by Line Producer to ensure cost effective, timely production.

Basic Qualifications:
• Ability to design and create a variety of characters, turnarounds, mouth charts, expression sheets and special poses.
• Ability to align with style and sensibility of show.
• Ability to translate reference into 2D or 3D art.
• Knowledge of drawing software that includes Photoshop, Illustrator, and 3D technology, where applicable.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Positive attitude with the ability to be flexible.
• Excellent organizational, verbal, written, e-social skills and acumen.

Required Education
• Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience

Company Profile

Disney Television Animation, an integral part of The Walt Disney Company, creates many of the company's most beloved animated shows. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals, we want to hear your story.