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CG Generalist (Max & the Midknights)


Burbank, CA, US, 91502


For over 30 years, the Nickelodeon Animation Studio continues to be one of the largest producers of television animation in the world, reflecting all kids today. Based in Burbank, Calif., with offices in New York, the Studio, designed by our artists and for our artists, is home to the world's greatest creative talents. Our campus of creativity houses top-notch talent, storytellers, artists, production teams, voice actors, cartoon experts and more. At Nickelodeon, we are always looking to recruit dedicated craftspeople to help bring groundbreaking new ideas to life and that starts with you! We are leading the way in animated content for TV series, TV movies, shorts and  theatrical features. Some of our new upcoming original animated series include, Kamp Koral: SpongeBob's Under Years, Rugrats, Middlemost Post, Star Trek: Prodigy, Big Nate and Santiago of the Seas, among others.Our content development teams are creator-driven, our work culture is collaborative, our mentorship of new talent is second to none, and we are committed to hiring inclusively to reflect authenticity in the diverse stories we want to tell.Join us!



The CG Generalist for Max and the Midknights will work closely with our Storyboard Team to organize, layout, and prep assets for use within the storyboard pipeline. Prospective candidates should be well organized, have basic modeling skills, have a good understanding of cinematic camera moves, have knowledge of operating CG cameras, have a good understanding of lighting, and have worked with Unreal or similar software.


  • Modeling characters, props, and sets depending on show needs.
  • Laying out sets in Maya and Unreal.
  • Finalizing assets and quality checking before they move to the next stage in production.
  • Setting up Time of Day Lighting for scenes in Unreal.
  • Working with the story team to set up camera moves for the story process within Unreal.
  • Organizing and keeping track of assets needed for story callouts.
  • Being knowledgeable about our pipeline to ensure accurate workflow across departments.
  • Communicating and upholding pipeline standards.


  • Working knowledge of Maya
  • Working knowledge of Unreal and Photoshop
  • Must be organized and have phenomenal interpersonal skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Python, C++, and/or Blueprint knowledge a plus
  • Experience in a Cinematic Unreal pipeline a plus


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


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Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles