- Animation Checker - Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur

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Animation Checker - Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur


Animation Checker - Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur

$39/hour - $51/hour
• Emerging Level


The Animation Checker ensures consistent and complete delivery of production material to vendor studios and controls quality to reduce post-production costs.

Category Animation  Art Department  Post Production  Special Effects 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 24, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Overall:  check and confirm that all files, media, and information to be shipped are correct, complete and consistent.  
  • Using Storyboard Pro, review storyboards prior to production for missing or incorrect scene descriptions, character actions, camera moves, effects, and special notes on each panel within each scene. 
  • Coordinate with Director and Production to include revised storyboard panels from animatic if there is a difference and/or coordinate with Editor to adjust animatic to include any revised storyboard panels after confirming with Director. 
  • Make sure scene numbers, action notes, camera moves, effects, character names, special notes, hook-ups, and lighting sources are all called out correctly on storyboard and X-sheets, if applicable, and that the storyboards, X-sheets and animatic all match each other. 
  • Verify that character reactions, expressions and actions are concise and follow standard walk/run cycle sheets, where applicable  
  • If X-sheets are required, review lip assignment to confirm the correct mouth chart is followed 
  • Review scene cuts and confirm they match the animatic. Review with Director if scene cuts do not match.  Coordinate with Timing Director to adjust scene cuts, if necessary. 
  • Ensure there are correct camera moves, action, lip sync, character names, abbreviations, hook-ups or effects and correct scene and panel numbers on all X-sheets. 
  • Create the final route sheet within Insight  
  • Enter final footage and submit final checked work to Production to ship to vendor studio 
  • Advanced Mac/PC skills  
  • Familiarity with Storyboard Pro 
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel and Insight or ability to learn proprietary software quickly 
  • Traditional 2D, Harmony and CG Animation Pipeline experience or training preferred 
  • Proven ability to be detail-oriented and highly organized is required. 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are required. 
  • Must be able to work collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressure.  
  • Must be open to direction and able to embrace change. 
Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience 

Job Location:
Glendale, CA  

The hiring range for this union position in Glendale, California is $ 39.25 to $51.52 per hour, which factors in various geographic regions. 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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