Full Time Job

Background Designer - Rugrats

Nickelodeon Animation

Burbank, CA 07-07-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description


Overview and Responsibilities

• Generates background designs, overlays, underlays, shadow and color guides, floor plans and any other background-related art that the CG production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met.

• 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.

• Assist with special projects.
• If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.

Basic Qualifications

• Must demonstrate proficiency in style of show.
• Strong background design skills.
• Relevant drawing experience necessary.
• Thorough understanding of perspective.
• Knowledge of or willingness to learn applicable design software and hardware.
• Strong time-management skills.
• Work well under pressure.
• Ability to multitask a plus.

• BA in Fine Arts or equivalent work experience highly desired.

Job Locations US-CA-Burbank

Job Type Full-Time Staff

Brand Nickelodeon Animation

Company Profile
Nickelodeon Animation
Nickelodeon Animation is proud of our celebrated past, but we're not resting on our Bikini Bottoms. We're always looking to the future, for both creative talent and the dedicated craftspeople that bring groundbreaking new ideas to life.