ViacomCBS 2D Designer/Illustrator (Play Noggin - Preschool) in New York, New York
About The Brand
For over 30 years, the Nickelodeon Animation Studio continues to be one of the largest producers of television animation in the world, reflecting all kids today. Based in Burbank, Calif., with offices in New York, the Studio, designed by our artists and for our artists, is home to the world's greatest creative talents. Our campus of creativity houses top-notch talent, storytellers, artists, production teams, voice actors, cartoon experts and more. At Nickelodeon, we are always looking to recruit dedicated craftspeople to help bring groundbreaking new ideas to life and that starts with you! We are leading the way in animated content for TV series, TV movies, shorts and theatrical features. Some of our new upcoming original animated series include, Kamp Koral: SpongeBob's Under Years, Rugrats, Middlemost Post, Star Trek: Prodigy, Big Nate and Santiago of the Seas, among others. Our content development teams are creator-driven, our work culture is collaborative, our mentorship of new talent is second to none, and we are committed to hiring inclusively to reflect authenticity in the diverse stories we want to tell. Join us!
Overview and Responsibilities
Job Type: Project Based Employment
Nickelodeon's Nick Jr., the #1 preschool brand, seeks an Animator for Nickelodeon Digital, Preschool Division. The Designer will report to the Director of Animation, and be responsible for helping to develop new styles, as well as replicate existing ones.
Designer work from concept through final delivery.
Helping to establish new styles for emerging content.
Building new assets for existing styles and properties.
Designing a wide array of concepts including characters/environments/logo’s.
Working alongside UI expert to ensure visual clarity.
Partner with Creative Producers to maintain creative excellence and feasibility that uphold and enhance the brand.
Be extremely detail-oriented, organized and thorough, able and willing to refine work to a high degree of polish.
Experience designing for kid’s entertainment.
Able to generate work that appeals to a wide range of children.
Working in Photoshop/Illustrator/similar software’s.
Excellent understanding of color theory and form.
Team player capable of working with a large scale team.
Working from concept to final delivery of assets.
Game experience a plus.
Motion Graphics a plus.
Experience in Pre-K entertainment a plus.
Excellent communication skills and a professional collaborative attitude
Be flexible and have enthusiasm for innovation and change
Must be able to complete tasks on tight deadlines
Must have enthusiasm for innovation and change, and interest in keeping abreast of new developments
Ability to articulate and influence creative concepts
ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet
At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.
iCIMS ID 2020-14828
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Job Type Full-Time Staff
Brand Nickelodeon Animation