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Digital Production Artist
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Digital Production Artist

• Emerging Level

Summary

DC Comics seeks a Digital Production Artist for the Manufacturing and Operations department.

Category Art Department  Digital Media 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

The Daily
  • Professional knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat) to use in a fast-pace production environment with abilities to creatively problem solve and adapt and create efficiencies using a wide range of technical tools (such as Photoshop Actions) that Adobe software offers.
  • Knowledge of comic book formats for digital and print. Tasks include Descreening, Trapping, Text and Art restoration.
  • Maintain communication with digital partners ensuring timely file deliveries with high-quality accurate file. Assign titles as it pertains to a platform and track progress using SharePoint, basecamp, Monday.com from start to finish for frontlist content, backlist content, corrections, quality control and package content for partner distribution.
  • Have knowledge of a CMS and learn proprietary authoring tools for a high-quality reading experience.
  • Scan comic book pages on flatbed scanner. Clean up scans.
  • Archive and organize files as directed.
  • Maintain equipment as designated in accordance with position requirements.
  • Attend production meetings as required and perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Constantly available for team communication using MS Teams and Webex, and report to supervisors during office hours.
The Essentials
  • Prior computer, prepress or production experience required.
  • Two (2) years equivalent work experience preferred.
  • Related degree from an accredited art school preferred.
  • Previous print, digital art, or related experience required.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign is required
  • Familiarity with comic book stages (pencils, inks, coloring, lettering) is preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Knowledge of Mac based peripheral devices required.
  • Experience with using Wacom equipment.
  • Ability to successfully work in team environment and interact with other people required.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must have good multi-tasking skills.
  • Must work effectively under deadline pressures.
  • Understanding of how consumers read comic books and can translate the reading experience to a digital format.
  • Must have strong drawing skills (portfolio review required).
  • Reading documents, attention to detail, math skills, problem solving, following directions, ask questions when anything is unclear, confidentiality.
  • Knowledge of how to operate a digital copier and scanner.
But Wait, There’s More!
The Perks
  • Exclusive WarnerMedia events and advance screenings
  • Paid time off every year to volunteer for eligible employees
  • Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
  • Access to in-house learning and development resources
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

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