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After Effects Animator/Compositor (SpongeBob Universe)

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After Effects Animator/Compositor (SpongeBob Universe)

• Emerging Level

Summary

Work with Digital Animation Director to support multiple 2D and 3D animated shows in the Spongebob Universe

Category Animation  Compositor  Special Effects 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Apr 11, 2022
Start Date N/A
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Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Work with Digital Animation Director to support multiple 2D and 3D animated shows in the Spongebob Universe
  • Modify and composite 2D footage to achieve the needs of episodic direction
  • Animate photo and live action footage and composite into 2D footage
  • Create hybrid FX for use in 3D animation composites
  • Chroma key/rotoscope live action green screen footage
  • Animate motion graphics for use in 2D and CG shows
Qualifications:
  • The ideal candidate should be an expert in animating and compositing using Adobe After Effects
  • High level knowledge of Trapcode plugin suite, especially Particular
  • Mindset of a generalist: able to solve problems across multiple platforms and pipelines
  • Experience with chroma keying and rotoscoping in After Effects
  • Basic understanding of 3D animation techniques and workflow
  • Strong time-management skills
  • Work well under pressure with quick turnaround and short deadlines
  • Take notes well
Additional Qualifications:
  • BA/BS preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2-4 years of industry experience in film, broadcast, and/or games (Not mandatory)
  • Knowledge of 3D animation software (Lightwave, Maya, Cinema 4D)
  • Knowledge of 2D animation software (Harmony, Flash)
  • Knowledge of compositing in Nuke
  • Basic scripting knowledge in any of the following - JavaScript, Lscript, or Python a plus

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
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