NBC Universal DWA TV Production - Visual Development Artist in Glendale, California

Job Number 34661BR

Job Title DWA TV Production - Visual Development Artist

Business Segment Filmed Entertainment Group

Sub-Business Film TV Production

Posting Category Artistic Animation Production

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province California

City Glendale

Responsibilities

SUMMARY :

We are looking for an artist with a diverse set of design skills to work in a fast paced, television production environment. The ideal candidate will be able to complete architectural elevation drawings and turnarounds from approved designs, as well as generate rough concepts to explore new designs. They will need to be able to design within the style of the show as well as work digitally on a cintiq. They should be organized and able to manage a variety of tasks within the given schedule. Painting and color sense desired, but not required.

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND SKILLS:

  • 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 stored appropriately.

  • Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time.

  • Work with partner studios.

Qualifications/Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS :

  • Must demonstrate proficiency in style of show.

  • Strong design and construction/mechanical skills.

  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn applicable design software and hardware.

  • Strong time-management skills.

  • Must be organized and able to work within a schedule.

  • Work well under pressure.

  • Ability to multitask required.

  • Must know Photoshop.

  • Able to work digitally on a cintiq.

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