At DreamWorks Animation Television, our Storyboard Artists translate script-or outline-based story ideas into clear and entertaining visual sequences.
DreamWorks Animation Television has exciting new opportunities for Storyboard Artists to join its in-house team in Glendale, CA. This position is covered by the Animation Guild. We are seeking candidates who are familiar with the television animation pipeline and experienced in drawing storyboards.
- Collaborate with the Director and creative department heads to discuss storytelling direction, design requirements, and expected level of polish for each episode
- Pitch thumbnails or rough storyboards to the director and creative department heads
- Provide cleaned-up storyboards with attention to clarity and entertainment value
- Provide status updates, troubleshoot, and review potential changes on a regular basis with production staff
- Ensure storyboards align with the creative goals of the leadership team, deadlines, and storytelling objectives
Qualifications/RequirementsStrong drawing skills with a demonstrated sense of storytelling, staging, composition, and character acting Strong verbal and written communication skillsProven ability to manage time and meet deadlinesAdvanced knowledge of Storyboard Pro and/or PhotoshopExperience working in a fast-paced environment
Desired CharacteristicsAt least 3 years storyboarding experience working in television animationBachelor degree preferredIdeal candidates will be able to provide storyboard samples
From the award-winning storytellers, artist and innovators at DreamWorks Animation and DreamWorks Animation Television come the beloved characters and stories that come alive on the big and small screens. From films like Shrek, How to Train Your Dragon and Trolls to original TV series including Trollhunters, Voltron and Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, DreamWorks Animation continues to bring home the laughter, fun and courage to dream.
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