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Color Designer - Unannounced Animated Film

Color Designer - Unannounced Animated Film

• Emerging Level


We are seeking Color Designers to help paint the world of a CG animated feature in production through their color keys and color script.

Category Animation  Art Department  Graphic Design 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

We are looking for individuals who can make thoughtful color choices in regards to the lighting, environment, tone, and atmosphere of the scene. The Color Designer will tell a story through color and technique according to the Production Designer or Executive Producer’s creative vision.

What You’ll Do:
  • Align with the style and sensibility of the show
  • Under the guidance of the Art Director, produce and deliver cohesive color choices for characters, props, and FX with attention to storytelling and tone
  • Use knowledge of CG animation to ensure that color choices are producible
  • Present work in a clear and organized manner that demonstrates intent
  • Work flexibly and with a positive attitude to troubleshoot and address notes
  • Adhere to the production schedule and deliver completed assignments on time
  • Provide an open dialogue with production management on any potential roadblocks or concerns in delivering assignments on time
  • Collaborate with grace, humility, inclusion, and open-mindedness
What You’ll Need:
  • 2 years color or painting production experience for animated features OR a portfolio that demonstrates a strong understanding of paint, lighting, and color scripting
  • Advanced working knowledge of digital drawing and painting tools including Photoshop, Illustrator, Harmony and/or 3D technology where applicable
  • Comfortable working with internal and external departments
  • Samples and/or credits demonstrating excellence in color keys
  • Excellent verbal, written, and e-social communication skills
  • Able to work independently in a fast-paced environment

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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