jobby: AFX Artist, 2D, DHX Media, Vancouver

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DHX animation job logoDHX Media’s animation studios are recognized worldwide for our diverse original properties and for our work on some of the top brands in children’s entertainment. Our staff can dig into a wide variety of projects, from action to comedy and preschool to tween, and they get to enjoy awesome benefits and company events while they’re at it. With some of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers on our team of 800+, our studios are bursting with creative energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us!

 

About the Position

We are seeking experienced an AFX Artist for a Flash Animation series. The AFX Artist will design effects which are production-friendly and efficient, while maintaining a high artistic standard. The successful candidate must have experience working with several different departments within a fast-paced animation production environment.

 

Responsibilities

  • Working with Directors, Supervisors and IT to design and produce the requested style of effects
  • Liaising and communicating with various departments for required assets and input
  • Performing artistic tasks with a wide range of additional software plug-ins
  • Organizing and managing own work and files efficiently and ensuring work is completed on schedule
  • Reviewing workload and communicating any issues to Director and Producer
  • Other production tasks which require Flash and AFX capability as requested to help meet the scheduled completion of projects

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Animation
  • 2+ years of work experience in Adobe After Effects and Flash for 2D animation series
  • Demonstrated experience, comprehension and knowledge of classical animation, character animation and lip-synching
  • Experience creating particle effects, working with 2.5D cameras in After Effects and working with Boris – Particle World, Boris – Particle System 2, Digieffects Damage and Mocha desired
  • Ability to work alongside and communicate with a talented and diverse production team
  • Drive, determination and creative problem-solving skills
  • Experience in managing additional production tasks and responsibilities when requested in order to help meet the scheduled completion of projects while maintaining own target dates
  • Effective and professional communication skills
  • Experience in managing additional production tasks and responsibilities when requested in order to help meet the scheduled completion of projects while maintaining own target dates
  • Effective and professional communication skills

THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted.

 

To apply: https://app.jobvite.com/j?aj=oa3K1fwI&s=Canadian_Animation_Resources

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