- Animator (VFX)

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Animator (VFX)


Animator (VFX)

• Intermediate Level


The Animator creates high quality motion of computer graphics creatures, characters and objects within a shot, using a variety of animation software programs, and works under the general supervision of Senior Level and Animation Supervisors.

Category Animation  Motion Graphics  Special Effects 
Location Vancouver, BC, Canada
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jun 24, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Responsible for the successful animation of a series of shots on a specific project
  • Participate as a team member 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
  • Responsible for acting as a “mentor” to Entry Level Animators and must be able to assist them with their shots
  • Perform other tasks related to the creation of computer-generated animation

  • You probably have 3 or more years of relevant professional VFX experience and a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in traditional animation or computer animation
  • Demonstrate experience working in computer animation with a focus on detailed, hyper real mocap and facial performance
  • Expert knowledge of traditional animation principles, acting, film production and compositional design while demonstrating exceptional skills as an animator based as evidenced by a portfolio, demo reel and/or references
  • Knowledge of UNIX and shell scripting; expert knowledge of Maya, proprietary and other software programs
  • Ability to take on a delegated task with a minimum of supervision
  • Excellent organization and communication skills

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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