jobby: Lead Storyboard Revisionist, DHX Media, Vancouver

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Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio?

DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Lead Storyboard Revisionist to join our team!

As a Lead Storyboard Revisionist, you will be responsible for ensuring the accurate implementation of Directors’ notes. Aside from first-rate drawing skills, you will need to have the ability to interpret and provide direction, a knack for adding great poses and expressions to punch up specific scenes, and strong leadership skills. You will be improving your craft through hands-on experience with our accomplished team of Board Artists and Directors, learning their tricks of the trade while leading a team.

WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO:

  • Receive necessary notes from the Directors and/or Storyboard Supervisor regarding the storyboard and place them into the appropriate panels
  • Assign scenes to the board revisionists, ensuring changes are production-friendly
  • When necessary, insert rough sketches into files to further illustrate what changes are necessary
  • Be aware of series/show continuity, and ensure the style and quality of the production is consistently met in board work
  • Work with the storyboard coordinator to flag any scheduling issues
  • Mentor members of the team to develop skills in timing, humor, and acting

WHAT YOU BRING:

  • Previous experience as a Storyboard Artist or Revisionist for an animated series
  • Strong posing, acting, and timing skills
  • Understanding of storytelling principles and techniques
  • Ability to work digitally (Cintiq with Sketchbook, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Strong drawing skills and sense of design, character and composition
  • Ability to organize and manage time effectively to meet deadlines
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Degree/Diploma from a recognized animation school preferred

BONUS POINTS IF YOU…

  • Are known for both your drawing skills and your sense of humour!

 

WHY WORK AT DHX MEDIA:

DHX Media delivers content that inspires, entertains and connects. But we create more than just animation, we build worlds and experiences for kids around the world. At our studios, quality, creativity and fun go hand in hand! Our teams dig into a diverse range of projects – from preschool and comedy to action-adventure – while enjoying awesome benefits, perks, and a whole lot of fun along the way. With some of Canada’s top creative talents, our studios are bursting with energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us!

APPLY at: http://www.dhxmedia.com/animation-studio-careers/

 

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.

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