jobby: Animator, Muskoka Animation Studio Huntsville, Huntsville ON

MASH
MASH is seeking new talent.
To apply please visit http://mashentertainment.ca/about.html

Full Time Job – Contract
MASH is seeking 3D Animators for its Huntsville, Ontario, Studio.
The ideal candidates must be proficient in the use of MAYA 3D software and able to demonstrate a high level of quality in 3D animation

Responsibilities
·use a natural sense of human and non-human movement, timing, weight
and balance to bring characters to life
·track own shot assignments; report shot starts and completions to producer and animation supervisor and ensure that all assigned shots are completed within required timelines
·animate characters and props using Maya
·revise shots as directed
·check in with supervising animators regarding progress and check in with animation producer regarding tasks and available work
·anticipate, communicate and troubleshoot any technical issues
·working to production deadlines and studio requirements;
·working on a team as part of a broader production network

Requirements
·3D animator experience and feature film experience will be considered as assets
·A comprehensive understanding of classic animation principles and fundamentals
·Working knowledge of animation pipelines and the process involved from conceptual phase to implementation
·Self-motivated, good communicator, with the ability to effectively collaborate with other departments.
·aesthetic sense
·faithful storytelling
·flexibility
·able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

Application Materials
A reel of your recent and/or past work
A resume that details your recent/ past work history

MASH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Only qualified candidates will be contacted directly. Please refrain from phone inquiries.