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04-17-2008, 04:32 PM
DreamWorks Animation is principally devoted to developing and producing computer generated, or CG, animated feature films. With world-class creative talent, a strong and experienced management team and advanced CG filmmaking technology and techniques, DreamWorks Animation makes high quality CG animated films meant for a broad movie-going audience. The Company has theatrically released a total of fifteen animated feature films, including Antz, Shrek, Shrek 2, Shark Tale, Madagascar, Over the Hedge, Shrek the Third and Bee Movie. DreamWorks Animationís newest release, Kung Fu Panda, opens in U.S. theaters on June 6, 2008.

We have immediate openings at our Glendale and Redwood City facilities. We are looking for mid-senior level talent.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Provides foreground, mid-ground and background paintings.
- Assists with troubleshooting the background components they've created.
- Work closely with Production Designer, Production Supervisor, and Matte Painting Supervisor.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Ability to establish priorities, and work within a group, and proceed with objectives with supervision.
- Strong communication skills.

Experience and Credentials:
- Two plus years related experience.
- Traditional painting portfolio required.
- Strong knowledge of Photoshop an advantage.
- Experience with 3D animation systems and compositing a plus.

To Apply:
Please send your resume, reel and breakdown to:
DreamWorks Animation Recruiting Department
1000 Flower Street
Glendale, CA 91201
Attn: Matte Painter

Please visit us at http://www.dreamworksanimation.com