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Job description

We’re looking for a passionate Animator. You will have the chance to grow and develop your creative skill set.

  • Develop timing of character movements for syncopation with soundtrack.
  • Record editing sessions to build composite animation layers.
  • Manage projects from start to finish according to deadlines and clients’ requirements.
  • Collaborate with other professionals within the production team, including character design artists, graphic designers, sound designer, art directors.
  • Create storyboards to depict scripts and narratives.
  • Use appropriate software to draw/design 2D and/or 3D illustrations, models, backgrounds, objects and sets.
  • Illustrate detailed images for each individual frame within a storyboard.
  • Maintain workstation and other sensitive equipment.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • Ability to handle full-scale projects from start to finish.
  • Strong knowledge of animation software like Adobe After Effect, Adobe Premium
  • Excellent conceptual thinking to convey briefs to motion pictures.
  • [X] year(s) working as an animator in a studio or a production team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in [X] language.
  • [X] degree in Animation or equivalent.