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CG Generalist (Max and 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!



CG Generalist w/ Previs experience in Unreal 


The CG Generalist for Max and the Midknights will work closely with our Directors and Story Team to create cinematic camera moves, layout blocking animation, and visualize lighting to create a previs cinematic for animation reference. Prospective candidates should be well organized, have a good understanding of working with CG cameras, decent knowledge of film language, a good understanding of lighting and composition, and have worked with Unreal or similar software.


  • Work with Director to film scenes within Unreal Engine.
  • Plan, create, and finesse 3D cameras within Unreal Engine.
  • Model previs characters, props, and sets depending on show needs.
  • Set dress environments in Maya and Unreal.
  • Set up Time of Day Lighting for scenes in Unreal.
  • Organize and keep track of assets needed for story callouts.
  • Be knowledgeable about our pipeline to ensure accurate workflow across departments.
  • Communicate and uphold pipeline standards.


  • Must have a working knowledge of Unreal Engine.
  • Working knowledge of Maya.
  • Must be organized and have phenomenal interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work well under tight deadlines and work directly with teammates on a daily basis.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Unreal Engine Blueprint knowledge a plus.
  • Experience in a Cinematic Unreal pipeline a plus.
  • Real world camera experience a plus (live action film/photography).


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


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


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Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles