Posted 26-03-2014, wanted
About the Position
The senior animator has exceptional character animation skills and considerable experience in 3D animation for broadcast television or feature film production. They excel at creating high-calibre, dramatic and action-oriented character animation while at the same time meeting production deadlines. Their name is well-known in the animation community. They must have exceptional orderly workflow and be able to hold training sessions for fellow animators.
• To break the conventional animation limitations of 3D animated television series and create the highest possible quality of animation in this medium.
• Transfer animation knowledge to other crew members
• Continually demonstrate a strong understanding of motion, weight, emotion, acting and timing
• Demonstrate the ability to take direction well and thrive in a team environment
• Work under the direction of the animation supervisor and the animation director
• Degree/diploma in 3D animation
• Thrives in a high pressure, deadline oriented environment
• Solid knowledge of SoftImage XSI an asset
• 3+ years experience preferably with a background in episodic TV or feature animation
• Thorough understanding of all aspects of 3D character animation
• Strong understanding of character acting principles
Please email your resume, portfolio/demo reel link and cover letter explaining why you feel you would be a great fit:
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