• Harmony Compositor, 2D

    Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
    Posted Date 5 days ago(11/9/2018 1:28 PM)
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  • Overview

    Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio?


    DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Harmony Compositing Artist to join our team! 


    The role:


    Are you a seasoned Compositor who is a total whiz with ToonBoom Harmony? We’re searching for Harmony Compositors to help bring one of our productions to its utmost potential! As a Compositor, you will be responsible for constructing the final image by combining layers of FX, animation and background elements into a final composite shot as per each shot’s requirements.



    You will get to work on…

    • Creating and compositing digital FX, highlights and tones within the current compositing pipeline
    • Collaborating with AFX artists and supervisors to achieve consistent and high quality results
    • Managing renders and setting up shots technically
    • Integrating all layers including animation, environment, lighting and AFX-related materials to create the final shots
    • Working with 3D renders and combining seamlessly into 2D scenes
    • Ensuring and maintaining the expected quality, style and schedule across the production
    • Meeting production deadlines and maintaining regular communication with leads and supervisors
    • Collaborating with other team members to improve methods, workflows and techniques
    • Analyzing and troubleshooting common technical issues
    • Identifying and reporting any issues that arise that may affect timelines or delivery schedules


    You will be a great fit on our team if…

    • You are efficient, proactive and detail oriented
    • You have the ability to take direction, be flexible and embrace change
    • You can communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas in a professional and positive manner
    • You have the ability to work both independently and collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressure


    Specific skills we’d love to see… 

    • 1-3 years of experience in the animation or film industry
    • Solid understanding of compositing, lighting, shading, colour and rendering
    • Strong sense of design and shot composition
    • Previous experience in lighting and/or compositing in episodic TV or feature film animation
    • Proficiency in Harmony is preferred
    • Experience in Adobe After Effects and Photoshop is an asset


    Why work at DHX Media?


    DHX Media delivers content that inspires, entertains and connects. But we create more than just animation, we build worlds and experiences for kids around the world. At our studios, quality, creativity and fun go hand in hand! Our teams dig into a diverse range of projects – from preschool and comedy to action-adventure – while enjoying awesome benefits, perks, and a whole lot of fun along the way. With some of Canada’s top creative talents, our studios are bursting with energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us! 


    THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted. DHX will accommodate people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required.


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