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Color Designer - Expression of Interest Marvel Studios Animation

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 921017BR Location Burbank, California, United States Business Marvel Studios Date posted Jan. 25, 2022

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. 

We are seeking Color Designers to help build the worlds of our 2D and/or CG animated series through the use of color and palettes. We are looking for individuals who can make thoughtful color choices in regards to the lighting environment, tone, and atmosphere of the scene. The Color Designer will tell a story through color and technique according to the Art Director or Executive Producer’s creative vision.

Responsibilities:

  • Align with the style and sensibility of the show Under the guidance of the Art Director, produce and deliver cohesive color choices for characters, props, and FX with attention to storytelling and tone

  • Use knowledge of 2D and/or CG animation to ensure that color choices are producible Present work in a clear and organized manner that demonstrates intent

  • Work flexibly and with a positive attitude to troubleshoot and address notes Adhere to the production schedule and deliver completed assignments on time

  • Provide an open dialogue with production management on any potential roadblocks or concerns in delivering assignments on time

  • Collaborate with grace, humility, inclusion, and open mindedness

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2 years color or painting production experience for animated shorts, series, or features OR a portfolio that demonstrates a strong understanding of color design for animated production settings

  • Advanced working knowledge of digital drawing and painting tools including Photoshop, Illustrator, Harmony and/or 3D technology where applicable

  • Comfortable working with internal and external departments Samples and/or credits demonstrating excellence in color design

  • Excellent verbal, written, and e-social communication skills Able to work independently in a fast paced environment



About Marvel Studios:

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, Thor, Black Panther and Captain America. The Marvel Cinematic Universe multi-film franchises have redefined the genre in 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 stories.

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 Animation, Inc., which is part of a business we call Marvel Studios.

Marvel Animation, Inc. 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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