Senior 2D animator

  • Rue du Saint-Sacrement, Montréal, QC H2Y, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

We are TONIC DNA…come discover our Directors 'N Animators. We are a full-service, award-winning studio with a home base in Montreal, sister offices in Toronto and Mexico, and clients and collaborators around the globe. We provide high-quality animated creative content, commercials and interactive experiences that capture the imagination while serving a worldwide clientele and advancing the animated art form for over 30 years.

Job Description

  • Animate sequences given by the Animation Supervisor, keeping the action and movements with the style of the show, as well meeting the series quality requirements
  • Work with colleagues and supervisors to identify and solve problems, both technically and artistically
  • Actively participate in team/department meetings
  • Mentor entry-level artists by providing them with support, guidance and instruction in areas that provide for their artistic and professional growth

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of TV / Film animation production experience
  • Diploma or relevant post-secondary education an asset
  • Strong understanding of traditional 2D animation principles
  • A strong working knowledge of ToonBoom Harmony required; Flash or Maya knowledge is advantageous
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, high-volume, team-based setting
  • Experience in a digital build-based animation setting, visual arts and life drawing with a solid grasp of movement and form
  • Advanced technical computer animation knowledge such as dynamics, scripting and tools
  • Experience with acting, live action or staging
  • Recognized higher education qualification in animation, film or a related field
  • Good communication skills

Additional Information

We’re very serious about what we’re doing, but that doesn’t mean we’re not allowed to have fun. Bright people want to push themselves, and we only hire bright people. The idea is to create an environment where you will feel empowered and encouraged to go farther than you ever thought possible.

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