Background Designer - Bento Box Atlanta

Atlanta, GA /
Design /
Full Time
Bento Box Animation Studios Atlanta is hiring!
We are looking for experienced 2D Background Designers for the production of a broadcast television and online animated series.

Covid-19 Update:
We are currently hiring artists and production crew to work safely and remotely on our shows. Thank you for applying!

Responsibilities:

    • Report to Supervisor daily for assignment direction and notes
    • Read scripts and be familiar with story and jokes
    • Daily check in with Design Coordinator for assignments
    • Responsible for completing assignments on schedule
    • Maintain quality and continuity of designs within the show
    • Implement all executive notes
    • Reference storyboard for final designs to make sure storyboard needs are met
    • Strive for excellent communication within the team
    • Able to handle quick turnarounds and consistently make deadlines
    • Work in a collaborative team environment and willing to take and follow direction
    • Possess strong organizational skills relating to file management
    • Effectively communicate and talk to co-workers and directors as part of their role
    • Be passionate, creative, motivated and share our love of cartoons

Qualifications:

    • Proficiency in digital design software is required (e.g., ToonBoom, Photoshop, Illustrator)
    • Online portfolio for submission is required
    • Applicants will be required to take a design test to ensure that they have the necessary understanding of design, composition and color theory required for the position.
    • Previous experience in a broadcast animation environment and knowledge of a studio production pipeline is highly valued
    • Applicants must be able to follow the schedule set by the production team.