jobby: Layout Artist, Muskoka Animation Studio Huntsville (MASH), Huntsville ON

MASHLayout Artist
Muskoka Animation Studio Huntsville

MASH is seeking new talent.
To apply please visit http://mashentertainment.ca/about.html
Full Time Job – Contract
MASH is seeking Layout Artists to join its Huntsville, Ontario, Studio.

Responsibilities
Executing the staging, blocking andcamerawork that makes up the foundation of a successful shot and sequence of shots throughout a film
Producing work (shots) in a fast-paced CG environment using Maya, and a suite of proprietary software
Working well with and as part of a team and across departments to produce world-class Layout work that is highly consumable in our production’s pipeline
A good working knowledge of the principles of cinematic staging, blocking, and camera work

Requirements

At least 3 years related experience. Feature film experience considered an asset
A good working knowledge of the principles of cinematic staging, blocking, and camera work
A good working knowledge of Maya is essential
Good camera animation skills
Good working knowledge of the posing/animation of CG character
Must be able to work iteratively in a fluid and fast-paced environment, take direction easily, and be willing to participate as a member of a highly collaborative team
Experience with lighting
Must be open to working and showing work from rough to finished layouts
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and/or equivalent experience

Application Materials
A reel of your recent and/or past Layout work that shows one or more sequences of shots in continuity.
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.