Animators, 3D

  • Company:
    WildBrain
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    6 hours ago
  • Category:
    Art / Media / Design

WildBrainis looking for Animatorsto join our team! In this role,you will have exceptional character animation skills and considerable experience in 3D animation for broadcast television or feature film productions. You excel at creating high-calibre, dramatic and action-oriented character animation, while at the same time meeting production deadlines.These roles are set to begin immediately.We are currently working virtually because of the Covid-19 pandemic, but due to technical limitations are only able to work with artists based in BC. During this time our hiring teams are ready to support interviews via video conferencing, and we are enabling artists to work from home until the studio can reopen. We’d love to hear from you! #stayhomestaysafe!Work from storyboard/animatic to create animation sequences as assigned by the directorComplete assigned animation within scheduled timeframeBlock movements in rough animation, refine and polish to completion in final animationAddress required revisions and modify shots as requestedBased on the production schedule and resources available, ensure and maintain the quality, style and continuity ofyour animationAnticipate, communicate and troubleshoot any creative or technical issues with assistance from key stakeholdersActively participate in production-related meetings by offering thoughts and ideasAssist with and complete production-related assignmentsKeep current on animation techniques and technologyEnsure the lead animator/director’s instructions are carried throughRecommend any team training needs to lead animatorCarry out duties in a professional and positive mannerBe a positive and creative force on the team1+ years of experience in animation or film industrySolid proficiency in 3D animation programsStrong understanding of general animation, character animation, and lip syncStrong compositional skillsBasic understanding of character riggingSolid understanding of character posingA strong understanding of basic human kinetics and real world physicsAbility to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas in a professional and positive mannerAbility to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficientlyAbility to work alone and collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressureEncourage feedback and new initiativesAbility to adapt to multiple animation stylesMust be open to direction and able to embrace changeBonus:Degree/diploma in animation or equivalent is an assetWhy WildBrain?At WildBrain Studios our teams dig into a diverse range of projects – from preschool and comedy to action-adventure, and work with international partners such as Apple, Netflix, LEGO, DreamWorks, BBC, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon and more. We produce high quality Flash, Harmony, and Maya animated series. Aside from awesome projects and partners, WildBrain puts our people first, here are just a few of the ways: Great benefits that make employees feel truly valued including a customizable extended health and dental planGenerous RRSP matchingBonus time off