Final Layout Artist (DNEG Animation)


  • London  
  • Company
    Start date
  • Closing date
    23 January 2022  
    Posted on
    23 November 2021  

Since 2014, DNEG Animation has been collaborating with filmmakers and IP owners to create high-end animated content. Currently in production on major animated projects we are looking for new talent to join our growing team. Thriving on collaboration and the creative energy it provides, we will craft together spectacular visuals and bring to life the vision of both major Hollywood studios and independent productions! Visit our website to find out more about Animation at DNEG.

DNEG's Final Layout Artists are responsible for placing the animated characters in the scenes, set dressing of shots, adjusting camera moves and ensuring continuity between the scenes. Final Layout Artists will also create simple models and prop animation.

Must Have:

  • A comprehensive knowledge of Maya.
  • Familiarity with pipeline issues and fixes.
  • Demonstrable experience in visual storytelling, including composition and staging.
  • A “Generalist” ability/skillset.

Nice to Have:

  • A good understanding of cameras and lenses.
  • A Showreel featuring high level animated content.

About You:

  • Good communicator with strong organizational skills.
  • A Storyteller.
  • Technically adept.
  • Team oriented.
  • Flexibility and adaptability.
  • Able to take direction.

About Us:
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading visual effects and animation studios for the creation of feature film, television and multiplatform content. We employ nearly 7,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London) and Asia (Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai).