Boondocks Prop Artist
Sony PicturesCulver City, CA
Full Time Job
Boondocks Prop Artist
Sony Pictures Entertainment is seeking a Prop Designer with a diverse set of skills to join our team on the Animated TV Series, Boondocks. Under the guidance of the Creative Director, the Prop Designer creates and designs all assets that are not character or background elements for each episode. They will create prop designs, turnarounds, poses and any other prop related art needed. In addition, they may work on other assigned projects as needed.
• In this role you will design multiple concept pieces for props based on story elements and script descriptions that are consistent with the look and style of the series.
• Create turnarounds and provide a clean pass of the final approved asset.
• Work with artistic leadership to resolve design issues
• Clean up line quality of artwork and prepare all prop designs for shipment to overseas animation studios.
• Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately.
• Assist with special projects as needed.
• Balance quality and efficiency to gain the best possible result within the given time frame and technical constraints.
• Strong prop design and drawing skills as demonstrated in a portfolio.
• Ability to align with style and sensibility of the show.
• A familiarity with 80's Mecha Anime Aesthetic.
• Knowledge of drawing software that includes Toon Shader, Photoshop, Illustrator, Zbrush and 3D Technology where applicable.
• Great communication skills and a positive attitude.
• Ability to work on tasks autonomously and to deliver quality results on time.
• Work well under pressure.
To apply, please submit a resume with a link to your portfolio of work listed on it.
*Sony Pictures Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics.
* Sony Pictures - CA - Culver City Area & Studios
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