Layout Artist

Madrid, Spain

Animation - Madrid

The Layout Artist generate the previsualization of the film and refine the final camera movements, in accordance with the established storytelling guidelines, working closely with the Layout Leads.


  • Work on the creation of the movie preview stream, according to the Director guidelines and reporting to the lead
  • Work with Layout Lead and Art Director to design and build simple schematics for set& prop models
  • Create a rough layout, defining a blocking of character animation and cameras, following the previously marked storytelling
  • Create the atmosphere of a scene including lighting effects and narrative
  • Ensure a proper breakdown of the scene as well as Good management of their own work
  • Work on camera refine
  • Collaborates with other teams, when it’s necessary


  • Extensive knowledge of Maya
  • 2-3 years of professional experience
  • 1 or more year experience in the animation industry
  • Experience with Lighting will be a plus
  • Strong proficiency in English language

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 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.


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