LEAD 3D ANIMATOR

LEAD 3D ANIMATOR

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Type: Full Time
Activities:
Animation Director,
Animator,
CG/ 3D ANIMATOR,
CHARACTER ANIMATOR,
LEAD ANIMATOR
Place:
Montreal
Description

SHED is a visual effects and animation studio that offers its expertise to agencies and brands that they represent. Comfortably housed in a historic building in downtown Montreal, our team of 35 visual artists and production professionals is full of creativity. Passionate and dedicated, our craftsmen love experimenting with new technologies and pushing the limits of their knowledge. That’s why our know-how is constantly growing.

SHED is now looking for a PASSIONATE artist to join their team as LEAD 3D Animator, excelling in character animation ideally combined with leadership skills to coordinate the work of other 3D animators on projects when needed.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborates actively and closely with his teammates, his animation director and producer;
  • Participates, coordinates and distributes the different stages of the production of the rendering between the persons attached to the project according to the needs and the directives initially formulated by the director of animation;
  • Organizes work according to priorities and deadlines;
  • Follows artistic and technical guidelines;
  • Informs the progress of the work;
  • Creates movements and designs the acting of characters and objects in 3D based on the storyboards and the vision of the artistic direction;
  • Offers tests and walking cycles that will be approved by the artistic director;
  • Involves in the decisions that would affect his department.

Required qualifications

  • Diploma of studies of a 3D animation program;
  • Demonstrate strong technical skills in 3D animation specifically character animation;
  • Excellent notions and understanding of weight, timing, position and facial expressions;
  • Sense of leadership and good overall vision of a project
  • Sense of responsibility;
  • Ability for teamwork;
  • Good communication and initiative;
  • Artistic sense and creativity;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Curiosity and interest to develop itself.

As a bonus

  • Experience in character animation on 3D animation projects;
  • Knowledge of Softimage software.
  • Good notions in rigging – A certain autonomy is an asset to solve small bugs.

Share with us your interest to join the team at jobs@shedmtl.com.

We thank all applicants for the interest shown, however, we will communicate only with those selected for a possible meeting.

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