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DreamWorks - Background Painter

Glendale, CA
  • Job Code
    36779BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title DreamWorks - Background Painter

Jobid 23768-385255

Location: Glendale, CA, 91222, USA

Description **Job Number** 36779BR

**Job Title** DreamWorks - Background Painter

**Business Segment** Film

**Sub-Business** Film TV Production

**Posting Category** Artistic Animation Production

**About Us** From the award-winning storytellers, artist and innovators at DreamWorks Animation and DreamWorks Animation Television come the beloved characters and stories that come alive on the big and small screens. From films like Shrek, How to Train Your Dragon and Trolls to original TV series including Trollhunters, Voltron and Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, DreamWorks Animation continues to bring home the laughter, fun and courage to dream.



Visit www.dreamworksanimation.com to see our latest animated film and television productions.



DreamWorks is a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Glendale

**Responsibilities**

**SUMMARY**

Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show are met.

**RESPONSIBILITIES:**



+ Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled.



+ Follow instructions of supervisor.



+ Complete all color work within assigned deadlines.



+ Resolve color problems with creative supervisors.



+ Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff.



+ Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately.



+ Review storyboard for background key color callouts.



+ Comfortable working on a Cyntiq and must be able to work digitally.



+ Assist with special projects.



+ Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards.

**Qualifications/Requirements**

+ Must demonstrate proficiency in style of show



+ Strong knowledge of color theory and lighting.



+ Knowledge of or willingness to learn applicable design software and hardware



+ Strong time-management skills



+ Work well under pressure



+ Ability to multitask a plus

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Relevant digital color experience in TV production schedule preferred.



+ BA in Fine Arts or equivalent work experience highly preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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