Concept Artist / Animation Production
Posted 3-07-2014, offered
They are looking for an experienced Animation Production/Concept Artist to join the team.
You will work closely across various client and internal projects with our Creative Director and Animation Directors. The job requires someone with traditional fundamentals in animation design across layout, character and environment design with strong digital painting skills. They are offering a 2-3 month fixed term contract with the view for a full-time position for the right person.
Qualifications and Responsibilities
Looking for someone who:
• has strong relevant industry experience.
• has strong production design and conceptual experience and skills across Story, Layout, Character and Environment Design/Painting.
• has an understanding of cinematography and narrative staging.
• has a strong sense of appeal in color, design and composition across a range of styles and techniques that emphasize storytelling and personality in characters and environments.
• has strong traditional drawing ability, strong skills in Photoshop, Illustrator (Proficiency in Flash and Toon Boom welcome).
• can work from the visual cues and notes from clients or internal Directors and can work to deadlines.
How to Apply:
If you wish to apply please send a Portfolio along with a resume that showcases:
• Character: strong drawing skills, human and animal anatomy, quick inspirational and gesture sketches, character design, and color showing a variety of styles and techniques.
• Story and Layouts: a range of sequences that demonstrate clear storytelling, entertainment and dynamic cameras. Please include rough examples of your boards and layouts
• Visual Development: concept and production environment paintings in a variety of styles and techniques. Please include inspirational quick mood paintings to rendered paintings that demonstrate proficiency in digital painting, texturing and lighting.
Please do not include any work that requires return.
Its preferable that you send to a link to your website URL that contains your portfolio.