Job Title: Layout Artist
Job Type: Contract:
Salary: Based on experience.
Experience: 2 or more years of production experience.
Tangent Animation is seeking talented 3D Layout Artists with experience and knowledge of the principles of character animation to join our growing team. Working knowledge of Maya and/or Blender is extremely beneficial. Studio environment is fast-paced and committed to creating high-quality animation. Candidates should thrive as part of a team and take direction well.
-Work from storyboard/animatic to create high-quality, key-framed animation and camera layouts that possess strong shot-to-shot continuity.
-Must be able to work collaboratively to ensure layout adheres to the style and vision set out by the Director and Lead Layout Artist.
-Attend layout dailies and adjust/refine layout as indicated by the Director.
-Deliver work in a timely manner.
-We prefer artists that have 2 or more years of professional experience working with Maya, Blender or other professional animation software, though all talented layout artists are encouraged to apply.
-Online demo reel that demonstrates your expertise in 3D layout is essential.
-Must have the ability to interpret a storyboard.
-Must possess the ability to work collaboratively, taking direction and feedback from the Director(s) as necessary.
-Knowledge of 2D or 3D animation production pipeline is beneficial.
Interested candidates please email resume and direct link to demo reel and reel breakdown/shot list to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Only Canadian citizens or citizens that have Landed Immigrant status in Canada please apply.
This opportunity is located in Toronto, Ontario. If you are not already a resident of Toronto, it requires relocating to this city for the duration of the term.
Please note: All applications for this position will be considered, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.