jobby: BG Layout & Colour 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 this Position

We’re currently seeking BG Layout and BG Colour Artists to work on the hilarious new Toon Boom Animation Series, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs!Some artists will specialize, but most will have the opportunity to both design and colour their own layouts. These positions start in February and March.


  • Degree/Diploma from a recognized animation program
  • Strong drawing skills and an understanding of perspective
  • Comprehension and knowledge of painting in Photoshop
  • Knowledge of Flash an asset
  • Previous work experience on an animated television series (2D) preferred
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner
  • Desire to learn and work as part of a team
  • A sharp wit and a great sense of humor!


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THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Media 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.


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