jobby: 2D Digital Animator,3D Artist, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

March 22, 2010.

2D Digital Animator

Type: Full-Time Employee

Salary: TBD

Start Date: Immediately

Job Description: We are currently seeking experienced 2D Digital Animators to join our team for an exciting new production.

Position Requirements:

•Must have the ability to work efficiently and under pressure

•Must also have experience working in a team environment

•Must have the ability to work within tight deadlines

•Minimum of 2 years experience is required

Technical Knowledge:

•Must have strong classical animation and illustration skills

•Knowledge and experience in Flash is mandatory

•Experience with Toon Boom Technologies’ Harmony software would be an asset

•Must have skill, knowledge and understanding of multimedia design, production and implementation

•Must be skilled in the utilization of specified computerized graphic design programs

This position is an excellent opportunity for those who are motivated and professional. It is a highly independent position in a challenging yet casual, work environment with flexible work hours. Please reference: 2DDA-OT-0206 on the front, or in the subject line, of all submissions.

The job reference number must be provided to ensure that your application is forwarded appropriately.

Mercury Filmworks

53 Auriga Drive

Ottawa, Ontario K2E 8C3

Fax: 1.613.482.1813

jobs@mercuryfilmworks.com

3D Artist

Type: Full-Time Employee
Salary: TBD
Start Date: Immediately

Company Info: Mercury Filmworks is a young, progressive company, establishing itself as one of Canada’s leading independent studios located in Ottawa, Ontario. Mercury is proud to be associated with clients like Disney, Warner Bros., Universal Cartoon Studios, National Geographic, Cartoon Network Studios, MTV, Nelvana, Teletoon &YTV.

Job Description: We are currently seeking experienced 3D Artist to join our team for an exciting new production.

Position Requirements:
The 3D Artist’s works closely with the Background and Layout Artist on the creation of multiple 3D backgrounds from 2D illustrations for a 2D animated television show. The artist’s duties include modeling/texturing props and environments, creating multiple backgrounds from asset library and creating final renders of backgrounds.

Technical Knowledge:
•Must have experience with Maya and Photoshop
•Must have skills in drawing and digital painting
•Must have a good understanding of composition and layout.

This position is an excellent opportunity for those who are motivated and professional. It is a highly independent position in a challenging yet casual, work environment with flexible work hours. Please reference: 3DDA-OT-0207 on the front, or in the subject line, of all submissions.

Mercury Filmworks
53 Auriga Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K2E 8C3