• Flash Builds Supervisor, 2D (Short-Term Contract)

    Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
    Posted Date 1 week ago(2/6/2019 5:17 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 Flash Builds Supervisor to join our team! 


    The role:


    As the Flash Builds Supervisor on this 3D series, you will oversee a small team of Builders to ensure the technical and creative success of the 2D builds and rigging. You'll be responsible for guaranteeing that all of the 2D builds in this brand new production really pack a punch!  


    You will get to: 

    • Guide and develop Flash Builds artists to create the requested style of character and prop builds for the production
    • Formulate a plan for each episode to achieve deliverables and create efficiencies
    • Collaborate with the Production team to proactively flag and problem-solve any potential issues
    • Assign and review character and prop builds, and ensure revisions are completed as needed to uphold a high level of quality throughout the 2D portion of the show
    • Ensure the Flash Builds artists are meeting assigned weekly quotas and expectations
    • Ensure the builds work well for the rest of the animation pipeline
    • Collaborate with other departments in a team environment


    You will be a great fit on our team if…

    • You are technically inclined and solution-oriented with strong problem solving skills
    • You have the ability to organize and manage time effectively to meet individual and team deadlines
    • You communicate in a professional and positive manner

    Specific skills we’d love to see… 

    • 3+ years of experience in Flash Builds
    • Strong desire to mentor and coach a team of artists, with previous experience in a supervisory position a definite asset
    • Proficiency with Adobe Flash/Animate required
    • Strong, expressive drawing skills
    • Degree/Diploma from a recognized animation school


    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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