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Concept Artist - Expression of Interest

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10003137 Location San Francisco, California, United States Business Industrial Light & Magic Date posted Aug. 09, 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:

This posting is an opportunity to submit your resume for future consideration; this is not a role that is open at this time. We anticipate this role may be open in the future, but we are not actively hiring for the position. If you would like to be considered for this potential role, please submit your resume. If the role becomes available, you may receive an email or call from a recruiter.


Position Summary

We are looking for a Concept Artist who reflects the innovative spirit, creative talent, production excellence, collaborative mindset and passion for great filmmaking that define ILM.


The Concept Artist is responsible for concept art for visual effects in feature films. They will collaborate with a team of artists executing CG and traditional artwork, helping create artwork that adheres to a specific design or “look” of a show.


What You’ll Do

  • Creation of dynamic artwork that illustrates various stories and scripts
  • Ensures work is done according to specifications outlined by the Director/Key Creatives of a show
  • Implements any changes and incorporates feedback from Art Directors into artwork
  • Actively participates in dailies and transmissions


What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or 4+ years experience in Entertainment Industry
  • Experience or knowledge of cinematic techniques, language and shot composition
  • Demo reel and/or portfolio required
  • Developed “eye” and strong aesthetic
  • Clear understanding of anatomy and motion of organic and mechanical forms.
  • Demonstrated understanding and creation of photo real work
  • Experience creating some or all of the following: environments, hard surface, and creature design, matte paintings, shot elements, storyboards
  • Ability to collaborate with Art Department leadership and within a production environment
  • Ability to multi-task and support different productions with various design needs
  • Ability to work under pressure while implementing changes based on input from multiple sources
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Knowledge of PC or Mac computer systems including word processing, Adobe Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Proficiency in design software required (Photoshop, Painter, Sketch-up, Modo, Blender, Maya etc.)
  • Ability to implement 3D design elements in some pieces
  • Ability to assemble research and reference material that will be influential to clients and design team

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About Industrial Light & Magic:

Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 325 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema.

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 Lucasfilm Ent Co Ltd, LLC Payroll Svc, which is part of a business we call Industrial Light & Magic.

Lucasfilm Ent Co Ltd, LLC Payroll Svc 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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