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Layout/Previs Senior Artist

Skydance Interactive

Skydance offers a dynamic, inclusive, and ever-evolving culture where innovative ideas are welcomed, and growth fostered. The partnership between unique creativity and technological advancements are demonstrated within each pillar of the company. At the heart of it all is a commitment to boldly entertaining and relevant storytelling.
While all Animation studios look to hire people who are creative and hard-working, Skydance Animation is specifically looking for pioneers who seek to push the limits of what the world’s most collaborative art form can achieve, and to give those pioneers the space and the resources to build a new studio that’s doing something different.


As a Senior Layout Artist, you will be responsible for generating the previz of the film in accordance with the established storytelling guidelines, working closely with the Lead/Layout Supervisor.


    • To be able to show in images the sensations that the Lead/Layout Supervisor request.
    • Knowing different visual languages in order to be able to face all kinds of scenes: action scenes, intimate scenes, etc.
    • Camera Refine skills/experience.
    • Editing skills, at the level of keeping/creating the rhythm of a sequence.
    • Keep up on current artistic methodologies and on technology trends and tools that best suit the production and the company, in the development of a stronger creative and technical environment
    • Ensure a proper breakdown of the scene as well as good management of their own work.
    • Works together with the team providing them with support, guidance and instruction in areas that contribute towards their artistic and professional growth.
    • Follows supervisor’s and lead's guidance


    • Over 4 years of professional experience in animation industries (series/movies)
    • At least 3 years of experience in the animation industry (movies)
    • Any aspect related to telling a story.
    • Knowledge of Maya.
    • Knowledge of Real-Time engines, is a big plus.
    • High English level desirable

Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.
Skydance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce. We welcome and consider applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy status, military/veteran status, disability, or any other protected category. Diversity in the workplace is not just a commitment, it is who we are and a reflection of what makes our world special.  

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Location: Madrid, Spain
Date found: 2022-11-06

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