Atomic Cartoons Inc. is an award-winning full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District. Our new Ottawa studio is located in the vibrant Hintonburg area that has deep roots in the city’s animation history. Atomic is a mix of laid back atmosphere, a supportive team, and some serious creative talent!
Do you have big plans for your career? Are you looking for rewarding work that will challenge you? We are an artist-driven studio we care about the work we produce and your career path.
LEAD HARMONY ANIMATOR
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced 2D Harmony Animator who enjoys mentoring and motivating a team.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
- Demonstrate a strong sense of performance, posing, timing, weight, and lip sync.
- Lead, teach and guide a team of 2D animators to create the assigned animation style.
- Work closely with the Animation Supervisor each episode to achieve deliverables, while creating workflow efficiency, and working closely with the Production Coordinator to proactively flag and problem-solve any potential issues.
- Meet deadlines as assigned by production management.
- Help ensure weekly assigned quotas and expectations are met by the team.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
- 3+ years Animation experience on a production (experience as a lead or senior animator an asset).
- Experience with Harmony Toon Boom on a production.
- Mentor, motivate, and lead by example less experienced artists, while having a great attitude!
- Work with production on task assignment of the team.
- Able to work and communicate effectively in a collaborative, fast paced environment.
- Able to legally work in Canada.
- Must be able to work in studio; ON residents preferred.
Start Date: Ongoing
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.
We thank you for your submission; only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.