LA Previs Animator

Location: Culver City, CA

Department: Commercial

Type: Contracted

Min. Experience: Experienced

About Zoic Studios

Zoic Studios is a multiple Emmy and VES award winning VFX company comprised of accomplished artists, supervisors, and producers, who understand all aspects of visual effects and the creative story process.

We are currently looking for a Previs Animator to help out in our commercial division with availability starting this August.

Summary of Position

  • The Previs Animator will work closely with the creative director to create original animations based on project storyboards


  • Skill in generating creative and engaging camera movements
  • A sense of drama, scale, and timing
  • A familiarity with creatively animating cameras for intense action filled sequences
  • Ability to take direction from the creative director
  • Ability to work in an extremely fast paced environment


  • 3+ years experience working as a Previs animator for commercials, film, or episodics
  • Advanced knowledge of Maya animation and cameras
  • Highly creative and flexible
  • Must be comfortable taking direction
  • A strong reel demonstrating animated cameras for action sequences
  • Ability to work on-site in our Culver City studio
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