Senior Concept Artist

Madrid, Spain

Animation - Madrid

Skydance offers a dynamic, inclusive, and ever-evolving culture where innovative ideas are welcomed, and growth fostered. The partnership between unique creativity and technological advancements are demonstrated within each pillar of the company. At the heart of it all is a commitment to boldly entertaining and relevant storytelling.
 
While all Animation studios look to hire people who are creative and hard-working, Skydance Animation is specifically looking for pioneers who seek to push the limits of what the world’s most collaborative art form can achieve, and to give those pioneers the space and the resources to build a new studio that’s doing something different.

As the Senior Concept Artist, you will hold a key creative position within the studio contributing and inspiring the vision of the movie. You will be an instrumental member of the team and report to the Concept Designer.
 

Responsibilities

  • Work effectively with the Production Designer and Art Director to help establish a consistent visual direction and artistic results.
  • Provide guidance and inspire the team to create concept art in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Create art for film concepts, environments, backgrounds, color keys, lighting and prop design.
  • Perform research that will determine the design of the work.
  • Create presentation materials as needed.
  • Rework material from feedback and notes while maintaining a fresh perspective.
  • Keep up on current artistic methodologies and on technology trends and tools that best suit the production and the company in the development of a stronger creative and technical environment.

Requirements

  • 4+ years of professional experience in VFX, video games or animation industries.
  • 3+ years of experience in the animation industry.
  • Strong drawing and painting skills.
  • Working knowledge of tools and software such as Cintiq, Photoshop, or other applicable design software.
  • Advanced oral and written English.

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Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.
 
Skydance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce. We welcome and consider applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy status, military/veteran status, disability, or any other protected category. Diversity in the workplace is not just a commitment, it is who we are and a reflection of what makes our world special.

 

Only applications submitted through the linked job form will be considered.

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