Atomic Cartoons Inc. is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District. Since its inception 15 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous animation productions for television series, commercials and music videos. Our crew is made up of 250 of Canada’s most creative animators, directors, producers and writers, and with multiple high profile projects underway this is a great opportunity to join our team!
This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organized and motivated CG LIGHTER who enjoys being part of an exciting and fast paced animation studio (in-house only). We are recently created a new CG Pipeline for Television, so this is a great opportunity to get in on the ground floor. A Lighting and Assembly Artist will work shot by shot or in sequences to attain the creative lighting goals of the director with the support of the Lighting Supervisor. The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator, understands CG Lighting Pipelines, and has a good eye for aesthetic while understanding the constraints of a television schedule.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
· Responsible for helping to develop the CG Lighting of sequences and shots.
· Ability to work with Nuke to composite final CG shots.
· Works with Directors Modeling, Rigging and Lighting Supervisor and Art Director to create the aesthetic vision of the production.
· Meet deadlines as assigned by production management.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
– Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Computer Animation, or other relevant area of study is an asset
– Excellent understanding of Maya, Mental Ray and Nuke
– Experience using Shotgun for production tracking, submitting & publishing an asset
– Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
– Ability to provide feedback to team members on work under development and mentor lesser experienced team members.
– Ability to work with a client and to work under pressure.
**Must be a Canadian resident, preferably located in B.C. and legally entitled to work in Canada.
Contract: Full Time
Benefits: After 6 months of employment
Start Date: TBD
Show us what you would like to contribute to Atomic by providing us with relevant examples of your previous work along with your resume and cover letter. Please apply online with your Resume, Cover Letter, Portfolio/Demo Reel and/or Website URL. If apply for more than one position, please include all job titles and submit only once.
We thank you for your submission; only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.
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