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Jr. Concept Designer (Project Hire)


Job ID 522812BR
Location San Francisco, California, United States
Business Studio Entertainment
Brand Lucasfilm
Date posted 02/01/2018

Lucasfilm Animation and creators of the Emmy award winning animation series “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” and the highly successful animation series “Star Wars: Rebels” are looking for a versatile Jr. Concept Designer to join their production team.

The Jr Concept Designer will work within the Design Team as part of a broader production network, to create design deliverables for production use.


  • Digitally draw and paint design sketches and final illustrations of set pieces, props, and some characters.
  • Create deliverables as per the specifications of design packaging.
  • Utilize 3D software to modify and create hard-surface geometry, to be used as base for final design render and scale check.
  • Work to strict production deadlines as scheduled by the department production team.
  • Meet the Supervising Director and Art Director’s aesthetic requirements on final designs.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1+ years professional experience required, preferably in a production studio.
  • Strong understanding of anatomy and perspective required.
  • Demonstrated ability to draw props and characters from multiple views.
  • Fluency in Adobe Photoshop required.
  • Working knowledge of Autodesk Maya required.
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • High level of flexibility, collaboration, and confidentiality.
  • Strong attention to detail, excellent time management, communication, and follow up/follow through skills required.
  • Critical thinking required, with ability to effectively problem-solve artistic issues.
  • Ability to work efficiently within a high-pressure, fast paced environment while meeting strict deadlines.

Preferred Education

  • Degree in concept art or design.

Company Overview

Lucasfilm is a global leader in film, television and digital entertainment production. In addition to its motion-picture and television production, the company's activities include visual effects, audio post-production and cutting-edge digital animation, interactive entertainment software, and the management of the global merchandising activities for its entertainment properties including the legendary STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES franchises. Lucasfilm Ltd. is headquartered in northern California.