- Character Designer - Firebuds

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Character Designer - Firebuds


Character Designer - Firebuds

$51/hour - $60/hour
• Emerging Level


Further the storytelling process by developing the look, personality and feel of the characters.

Category Art Department  Graphic Design  Special Effects 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date May 19, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Further the storytelling process by developing the look, personality and feel of the characters.   
  • Capture the personality and life of a character with their design and attire. 
  • Create turnarounds, special poses, mouth charts and expression sheets and provide a clean pass of the final approved design. 
  • Work closely with the Art Director to review Storyboard for characters that need to be designed for each episode. 
  • Ensure that the high quality and style of show established by the Executive Producer and Art Director is achieved and maintained. 
  • Prepare all character designs for shipment to oversees vendor animation studios 
  • Work closely with Art Director to resolve design issues and deadlines. 
  • Adhere to the production schedule provided by Line Producer to ensure cost effective, timely production. 
  • Ability to design and create a variety of characters, turnarounds, mouth charts, expression sheets and special poses. 
  • Ability to align with style and sensibility of show. 
  • Ability to translate reference into 2D or 3D art. 
  • Knowledge of drawing software that includes Photoshop, Illustrator, and 3D technology, where applicable. 
  • Positive attitude with the ability to be flexible.  
  • Excellent organizational, verbal, written, e-social skills and acumen. 
Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience 


The hiring range for this union position in Glendale, California is $51.61 to $60.21 per hour, which factors in various geographic regions. 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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