About the opportunity:
Squid Brain Studios is looking for talented 3D animators to work on a new 3D episodic production! We are looking for animators who love giving life to stories through characters and action. Prospective animators have a solid grasp of timing, lip sync and weight. Alongside the production’s Director and co-Director you will develop and implement quality animation through a collaborative team environment.
The work you’ll be doing:
Execute a variety of animation principles by creating the overall look and style of the characters animation in concurrence with the already established style and technical essentials.
Collaborate with fellow animators and production team members to meet set objectives, quotas and deadlines. Ensure proper and open communication with required team members.
Providing support and collaborate with other animators.
1-3 years of animated film and/or TV experience
post-secondary education or relevant diploma
Great understanding of 3D animation processes and technologies
Proficiency in Autodesk Maya and Shotgrid
Clear verbal and written communication in English
Candidates must have Canadian citizenship by birth or immigration and be residents of Alberta.
Experience with traditional, hand-drawn animation and life drawing with strong knowledge in movement, flow and form
Technical know-how with dynamics, scripting and tools
Previous experience with studio library and working with a collaborative animation library of pickers, poses and cycles
Please send an email to [email protected]
We will do our best to respond to each application and in a timely fashion.
All candidates must be AB residents and Canadian citizens who are able to work in Canada.