Disney Publishing Worldwide develops original, award-winning content (both Disney and non-Disney branded), including Disney books, magazines and comic books. Its products are printed in more than 85 languages across 103 countries, and it is considered the largest publisher of children’s books and magazines in the world. Animators drive the animation vision and style The employees in the Animator job family establish and drive the animation style for each product.
•Establish animation and motion style of digital products ensuring high-quality experience.
•Animate short sequences in mobile applications (both character and background elements).
•Collaborate with digital creative team to repurpose, adapt and animate existing assets.
•Create prototypes and mock-ups of new types of products.
•Explores technology related to animation/emerging mobile tools.
•Plans and builds out animation pipeline; performs advanced technical activities that facilitate multiple stages of work in the animation and effects production pipeline.
•Develops robust solutions and techniques that meet art/technical direction and drive future uses.
•Skill in character animation and illustration, acting and storytelling.
•Expertise with animation and graphic design software such as Adobe After Effects, Flash, Toon Boom, Maya, Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
•Knowledge and experience with apps, mobile devices, android devices, the IOS platform, current media and gaming trends and interactive storytelling.
•Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, effective with all levels, internally and externally Ability to work collaboratively across the organization and across disciplines.
•Ability to work independently, multi-task, make fast decisions and learn through iteration.
•Process-orientation, results driven and a restless passion for quality experiences
•Contagious high energy level, extraordinary sense of urgency and a dedication to continuous improvement.
•College degree required in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Animation, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interactive Design or Computer Science
Job Posting Industries
Digital / Interactive
Products and Licensing
Disney is an EOE.
How To Apply
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.