• FX Artist (Harmony), 2D

    Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
    Posted Date 2 months ago(11/9/2018 1:29 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 FX Artist to join our team! 


    The role:


    As a Harmony FX Artist, you will create new effects which are production-friendly and efficient, and use existing effects while maintaining a high artistic standard. The successful candidate must have solid drawing skills and the ability to work cooperatively with different departments within a fast-paced production environment.


    You will get to …

    • Collaborate with Directors, Supervisors and IT to design and create realistic effects
    • Liaise and communicate with various departments for required assets and input
    • Perform artistic tasks and use creative problem solving to create desired effects
    • Organize and manage your own work and files efficiently
    • Ensure work is completed on schedule and to production standards
    • Review workload and communicating any issues to Director and Producer
    • Assist with other production tasks as requested to help meet production deadlines


    You will be a great fit on our team if…

    • You are proficient with ToonBoom Harmony
    • You have the ability to work alongside and communicate with a talented and diverse production team
    • You are driven, determined and possess creative problem-solving skills
    • You communicate effectively and in a professional manner


    Specific skills we’d love to see… 

    • 2+ years’ experience working in a 2D animation series production environment
    • Demonstrated experience, comprehension and knowledge of classical animation, character animation, lip-synching, and FX animation
    • Solid drawing skills
    • Experience in managing additional production tasks and responsibilities when requested, while maintaining own workload
    • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Animation, or equivalent field


    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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