Jam Filled Entertainment – 2D BG Painter
Jam Filled is a dynamic workplace for like-minded creative artists, we will remind you why you love cartooning: every project is produced with an eye for quality and an ear for fun!
Our Halifax studio is looking for a highly skilled, 2D BG Painter to colour between the lines, outside the lines, and anywhere your happy place takes you!
You’ll get to:
- Create digital paintings in the style of the show, working from visual direction and colour keys provided by the Director, Art Director and/or BG Supervisor
- Revise work as per Art Director or BG Supervisor feedback
- Troubleshoot and debug shot problems and escalate technical issues as required
- Maintain a convention of file naming structures for all shots that is compatible within the production pipeline
This will be your JAM if you have:
- 2+ years’ experience with BG Painting in an Animation Production environment
- Excellent understanding of colour theory, light and shadow, composition, and perspective
- Completed post-secondary education classical or 2D animation, art fundamentals, or other relevant area of study
- Excellent working knowledge of Photoshop
- Background in traditional art is an asset
- Good creative and technical problem-solving skills
- Ability to prioritize tasks, meet tight deadlines, and perform to standard in a fast-paced environment
What’s in it for you?
- Healthcare and dental
- Competitive remuneration
- Close proximity to the downtown core and public transportation
- Various activities, team-building events and parties
- Flexible work hours
- Focus on work/life balance
Boat Rocker is committed to hiring and supporting diverse candidates. We strongly encourage applications from people who identify as being part of an under-represented and equity-deserving group. This would include people who identify as racialized, Black, Indigenous, women, LGBTQ2SI+, and having a disability among others. We also recognize the importance of intersectional identities in our hiring and retention.
To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio site here: Apply Now