Now Hiring: Storyboard Artist

Moonbot Studios is a multi-platform storytelling studio specializing in feature-quality animation, traditional publishing and mobile app development. Moonbot employs a select group of animators, digital artists, programmers and developers who produce award-winning films, books and digital media. For further information, visit http://www.moonbotstudios.com.

Job Title: Storyboard Artist
Job Hours: 45 hours per week - Contract
Reports to: Directors and Head of Production

Job Summary

Moonbot Studios is looking for a talented Storyboard Artist with two to three years of experience for a temporary contract position. This Story Artist will be able to visualize character mood, action and cinematography through the director’s verbal descriptions and translate this to layout and storyboards. He or she will have the ability to create clear and refined boards that are easily understood by directors and animators and be able to also present their ideas and pitches to these team members.

Skills/Abilities/Education

  • Strong drawing and perspective skills
  • Must be able to follow an established design style, if required
  • Basic knowledge of film, acting, and animation is required
  • Solid understanding of layout, composition, sequential drawing and editing
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop
  • Experience with the creation of animatics and editing software is a plus but not required
  • Ability to take direction and make necessary changes
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet required deadlines
  • Self-managed and self-disciplined with the ability to take direction and constructive criticism and adapt accordingly
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment and taking direction
  • Must take initiative in handling assigned duties and additional tasks which will aid the function of the organization
  • Must be flexible. As with any mid-size studio, members of the Moonbot team wear multiple hats. Our employees approach their jobs in a serious manner but in an environment that is conducive to free expression and creativity
  • Must be currently legally authorized to work in the United States and be willing to relocate temporarily to Shreveport, Louisiana

Submit resumes & links to reels to Moonbot: Via email: recruiting@moonbotstudios.com