Animation - Madrid

Crowd Artist

Madrid, Spain Animation - Madrid
Skydance offers a dynamic, inclusive, and ever-evolving culture where innovative ideas are welcomed, and growth fostered. The partnership between unique creativity and technological advancements are demonstrated within each pillar of the company. At the heart of it all is a commitment to boldly entertaining and relevant storytelling.
While all Animation studios look to hire people who are creative and hard-working, Skydance Animation is specifically looking for pioneers who seek to push the limits of what the world’s most collaborative art form can achieve, and to give those pioneers the space and the resources to build a new studio that’s doing something different.
The Crowd Artist becomes a part of the crew of crowd team, creating shots with thousand agents.


  • Good taste composing camera shots using crowd agents
  • Works on production sequences to produce crowd shots from several to thousand agents crowd framework
  • Follow the current artistic and technical methodologies to produce shots
  • Maintain a consistent level of productivity while meeting deadlines and producing high quality work
  • Collaborates with other team members, when it’s necessary
  • Follows supervisor’s and lead’s guidance
  • Capability to organize and maintain complex crowd data
  • Ability for cycles and assets database management and share data to all parts of the pipeline
  • Requirements

  • 2-4 years of professional experience in VFX or animation industries
  • At least 1 year of experience in the animation industry is desirable
  • Extensive knowledge of Maya is necessary
  • Understanding of crowd system: agents, behavior, simulation
  • Animation experience is a big plus
  • Cloth or hair simulation experience is a plus
  • Strong proficiency in English language
  • Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.
    Skydance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce. We welcome and consider applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy status, military/veteran status, disability, or any other protected category. Diversity in the workplace is not just a commitment, it is who we are and a reflection of what makes our world special.

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