Character Designer

Los Angeles, California
Character Designers develop and establish the look, tone, appeal and design of characters that fit within a story or world.  Through research, design exploration, drawings, paintings, conversations and collaboration, character designers will work with the creative leads to develop the attitudes, personality, costumes and poses that will live in a series or feature film.  

What You'll Do:

    • Visually develop and discover a character’s personality, mood and tone
    • Establish relationships with characters through art/design
    • Explore, imagine and create a variety of character design options that fit into a story/world
    • Develop character expressions, turnarounds and production related assets to support a CG or 2D series or feature film
    • Work collaboratively with a team of artists, designers and art leads with grace, humility, inclusion, and open mindedness
    • And of course, you troubleshoot and address notes in a timely manner

What You'll Need:

    • Traditional fine art skills
    • Excellence in draftsmanship with a working knowledge of anatomy and/or volumetric drawing
    • Fearless creation in a variety of styles, aesthetics and mediums
    • Portfolio (required)
    • Expert working knowledge of digital drawing tools