- Animator (ALL LEVELS)

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Animator (ALL LEVELS)


Animator (ALL LEVELS)

• Intermediate Level


*We are hiring at all levels for this discipline* Animators create high quality motion of computer graphics creatures and objects within a shot, using a variety of animation software programs, and working under the general supervision of Senior Level and Animation Supervisors.

Category Animation  Art Department  Graphic Design  Motion Graphics 
Location San Francisco Bay Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Apr 05, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

What You'll Do
  • Responsible for the successful animation of a series of shots on a specific project
  • Collaborates with team members in determining various aesthetic solutions; provides feedback to other members of the production by attending dailies on a regular basis
  • Maintain or exceed a consistent level of productivity while meeting deadlines and producing high quality work
  • Expected to “mentor” entry level Animators and must be able to support and assist them with their shots.
  • Performs other tasks related to the creation of computer-generated animation
  • Occasionally may be required to perform hands-on shot work on show and provide reference performances including motion capture performances as part of assigned shot work and to support the animation team
What We're Looking For
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent in traditional Animation and 3 years experience, or at least 5 years of experience working in cel, stopmotion or computer animation.
  • Expert understanding of traditional animation principles, acting, film production and compositional design
  • Ability to take on a delegated task with a gentle supervision.
  • Good organization and communication skills
  • Proficiency with Linux desired. Expert understanding of Maya, proprietary and other software programs
In San Francisco:
  • The hiring range for Jr Animator is $57,500 to $71,900 per year.
  • The hiring range for Animator is $90,400 to $113,000 per year.
  • The hiring range for Sr Animator is $113,300 to $141,600 per year.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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