Intermediate 3D layout artist

Intermediate 3D layout artist

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Type: Full Time
Activities:
LAYOUT ARTIST
Place:
Montreal
Description

Start date: April/May 2023

 

Your role :

The Layout Artist is responsible to transform the visuals of the project storyboard into a 3D animated model in order to provide a first 3D preview of the scenes that other departments will use as a basis to build the sequences and shots:

  • Stages the characters and assets for each animation sequence according to the director’s initial intention and the technical specifications of the project;
  • Positions cameras and places characters in key poses to imply and to show their actions and movements;
  • Ensures consistency and continuity within and between shots;
  • Applies various corrections at the request of the lead or the supervisor;
  • Participates in the resolution of technical problems in order to ensure the production is moving forward;
  • Respects the schedule set by the production team;
  • Maintains a good team dynamic and a good collaboration between departments.

 

 

Your experiences and qualifications:

  • Diploma in a 3D animation or equivalent work experience;
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar position;
  • Experience on a realistic animation project (Cinematics, video games, VFX);
  • Basic knowledge of the Unreal game engine and interest in working in Unreal;
  • Good cinematographic knowledge and camera techniques to impact emotions, to tell a story throughout a shot;
  • Keen eye for the composition and aesthetics of a plan;
  • Capability to solve problems and resourcefulness;
  • Ability to communicate and work in a team;
  • Capacity to work under pressure;
  • Creative and passionate about animation, cinema and / or video games;
  • English / French bilingualism;
  • Knowledge of Shotgrid (asset).

 

About Digital Dimension:

Digital Dimension is a visionary 3D animation studio based in Montreal. We design, develop and produce our own intellectual properties and that of others for different platforms.

We are a team of passionate artists, full time geeks carried by a healthy and stimulating environment! We carefully select our projects to put our know-how at the service of what drives us.

We are committed to maintaining a good work-life balance, encouraging curiosity, and promote communication so that work becomes a real cooperative playground.

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