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Character Artist (3D Designer)

Burbank, CA
Starts May 31
Full Time
  • Title: Play Noggin
  • Job Requirements: Must be local to location or willing to work as a local.

About The Brand

Noggin is a leading learning service for families with preschoolers. We deliver streaming and interactive learning content that helps young kids develop skills, knowledge and passions through play with the characters they love. We also help parents help their kids thrive. A direct-to-consumer offering available on 10+ platforms, Noggin reaches families in the domestic market through standalone mobile apps, connected TV apps, and add-on channels. We are forming a team of highly motivated individuals who are eager to work in a start-up-like environment within a large media company. We need innovators and self-starters who are passionate about playful learning and comfortable working in a fast-paced, creative-led organization.

Overview and Responsibilities


Nickelodeon's Nick Jr., the #1 preschool brand, seeks a Character Designer for Nickelodeon Digital, Preschool Division. The Designer will report to the Director of Animation, and be responsible for helping to develop new styles, as well as replicate existing ones.

Responsibilities include:

· Generate new branded Characters.

· Designer work from concept through final delivery.

· Helping to establish new styles for emerging content.

· Building new assets for existing styles and properties.

· Working alongside Generalists to deliver production ready assets.

· Working quickly.

· Working with stake holder feedback to alter designs as needed,

· Be extremely detail-oriented, organized and thorough, able and willing to refine work to a high degree of polish.

Basic Qualifications

· Experience designing for kid’s entertainment.

· Working in Cinema 4D/Maya/other 3D software.

· Rendering experience.

· Able to quickly sketch through ideas and process.

· Able to translate 2D concept work into final 3D.

· Capable of producing final assets translatable for production pipeline.

· Game experience a plus.

· Experience in Pre-K entertainment a plus.

Additional Qualifications

· Excellent communication skills and a professional collaborative attitude

· Be flexible and have enthusiasm for innovation and change

· Must be able to complete tasks on tight deadlines

· Must have enthusiasm for innovation and change, and interest in keeping abreast of new developments

· Ability to articulate and influence creative concepts

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


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ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

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