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Character Clean Up Artist – Marvel Studios Animation

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10009613 Location Burbank, California, United States Business Studios Content Date posted Jul. 21, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid Preferred, Remote Possible

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely. A remote opportunity may be possible for qualified candidates under certain circumstances and, if granted, the employee would work remotely on an ongoing basis.

Job Summary:

Marvel Studios has created one of the most powerful brands by bringing memorable, life-changing storytelling to the World through incredible characters like Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Captain Marvel, and Black Panther. The Marvel Cinematic Universe multi-film franchises have redefined the genre by building a universe filled with creativity, innovation and collaboration. At Marvel Studios, you will be part of a team that helps propel our legacy into the future with a vision as far-reaching as our characters, worlds and stories. 
Marvel Studios Animation is hiring. 
This is an IATSE 839 position covered by a collective bargaining agreement. 


We’re looking for Character Clean Up Artists who have a rich imagination, strong sense of graphic sensibility, and solid volumetric drawing abilities to work on an animated series. An understanding of color, shape, and anatomy are also key skills needed to breathe life into our characters. A keen eye for detail and ability to translate rough concepts into production drawings is critical.


Job Requirements: 

  • Creates detailed character turns for a diverse cast of characters in the style of the show

  • Execute detailed character technical drawings

  • Ability to visualize and detail characters in multiple angles

  • Work with character designers to turn rough sketches into polished line drawings

  • Creation of model and expression sheets

  • Collaborate with and address notes from Visual Development in completion of all assignments 


Basic Qualifications:

  • Expertise with Photoshop, familiarity with Clip Studio 

  • Strong sense of graphic appeal and anatomy

  • Ability to create a high volume of production ready turns quickly in various styles

  • Attention to detail and ability to accept feedback from creative executive

  • Positive attitude and collaborative nature

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience 


To Apply:

You must include a portfolio and resume. 

Portfolios Should Include: 

  • Work that includes Character designs in a range of styles and archetypes, all with specific and clear personality and appeal

  • Work that demonstrates an understanding of acting, observation, volume, anatomy, staging, and movement

  • Observational sketches and studies


If any of your work is password protected, please include the password with your application

About Studios Content:

The Studios Content group encompasses a collection of world-class entertainment studios that produce high-quality cinematic storytelling for both theatrical and streaming release. It is also home to Disney Theatrical Productions, producer of popular stage shows on Broadway and around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Marvel Film Productions LLC, which is part of a business we call Studios Content.

Marvel Film Productions LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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