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DHX Media Recruiting Lighting Artist, Lead Animator, FX Artist & FX Lead

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Lighting Artist – 3D

Want To Make Awesome Cartoons With Amazingly Talented Teams In A Cool New Studio?

Dhx Media – Vancouver Is Looking For An Experienced Lighting Artist To Join Our Team!

As A Lighting Artist, You Will Demonstrate A Broad Range Of Lighting Abilities To Conceptualize And Create The Overall Look, Attitude, And Style Of Character And Set Within An Animated Production. This Position Will Work Collaboratively With The Lighting And Composition Team To Create High Quality Aesthetic And Technical Work.

What You’ll Get To Do:

Light Shots And Sequences Based On Rigs Created By Lead Or Supervisor
Work With The Lighting Team To Deliver Production Needs On Time And To The Expected Quality Standards
Meet Production Deadlines And Maintain Regular Communication With Leads And Supervisors
Ensure And Maintain The Expected Render Time, Quality And Style Across The Production
Collaborate With Other Team Members To Improve Methods, Workflows And Techniques
Work Within The Lighting And Rendering Pipeline And Troubleshoot Common Technical Issues
Identify And Report Any Issues That Arise That May Affect Timelines Or Delivery Schedules

What You Bring:

1-3 Years Of Experience In Animation Or Film Industry
Previous Experience In Lighting And/or Compositing In Episodic Tv Or Feature Film Animation
Solid Understanding Of Lighting, Shading, Texturing, Compositing, Modelling, And Rendering Workflows
Proficiency In Maya Is A Must
Proficiency In Nuke Is A Must
Knowledge In V-ray And/or Katana Is A Benefit
Ability To Take Direction, Be Flexible, And Embrace Change
Ability To Communicate Creative And Technical Thoughts And Ideas In A Professional And Positive Manner
Ability To Be Proactive, Multitask, Prioritize And Manage Time Efficiently
Ability To Work Both Independently And Collaboratively, Often With Multiple Tasks And Under Deadline Pressure
Ability To Adapt To Multiple Show Styles

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

Apply here:- http://bit.ly/2nu4XD4
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Lead Animator – 3D

Want To Make Awesome Cartoons With Amazingly Talented Teams In A Cool New Studio?
Dhx Media – Vancouver Is Looking For An Experienced Lead Animator To Join Our Team!

Dhx Studios Is Seeking A Driven, Experienced Lead Animator To Lead A Team Of Talented Animators On One Of Our Awesome 3d Productions! As The Lead Animator, You Will Be Directly Responsible For The Artistic Output, Operations And Overall Functioning Of The Animation Department. This Will Be Achieved By Evaluating, Implementing And Supervising Process, Work Flow And Technical Infrastructure That Maximize Quality And Ensure Viability. Team Synergy And Effectiveness Will Ensure Success; Therefore Recruitment, Team Building And Group Dynamics Will Play A Major Part In This Position.

What You’ll Get To Do:

Direct Animation And Provide Feedback To Animators On Composition, Timing, Performance, Staging, Blocking And Overall Style
Review The Work Of Each Animator On A Regular Basis And Approve Shots For Submission To The Episodic Director
Oversee And Assist In Training The Animation Team On An Ongoing Basis Both Technically And Creatively
Conduct Model And Rig Testing To Ensure Rigs Are Production Ready
Conduct Quality Control Of All Assets
Review, Provide Feedback All Final Renders
Manage Show Resources Through Shotgun (Asset Tracking System To Ensure Shows Are Staying On Budget While Maximizing Creative Objectives)
Collaborate With Episodic Director And Series Director To Prioritize Client Requests And Changes On An Ongoing Basis
Collaborate With Production Management To Ensure Show Status Is Effectively Communicated Throughout Production
Identify Actions Necessary To Achieve Task Completion And To Obtain Results While Meeting Schedules, Deadlines And Performance Goals
Communicate And Set Expectations For The Animation Team To Ensure On-time Delivery Ensure And Maintain The Quality, Style, And Continuity Of Animation Across The Show
Oversee The Daily Activities Of The Animation Team
Partner With Management To Guide Artists’ Overall Professional Development, Providing Performance Feedback, Mentoring, Assisting With Resolving Performance Issues And Maintaining Positive Morale Among The Team
Be A Positive And Creative Force On The Team
Be Part Of The Recruiting Process By Assisting The Hr Department With The Development Of Job Descriptions, Sourcing Of Candidates As Well As The Candidate Selection Process
Partner With Management To Guide Artists’ Overall Professional Development By Providing Performance Feedback, Mentoring, Assisting With Resolving Performance Issues And Maintaining Positive Morale Among The Team
Foster And Enable Communication And Collaboration Across Departments
Work With Production Team To Identify Appropriate Staffing Levels And Needs.
Set Goals For Others That Can Be Achieved Using Available Resources, And Use Previous Measurable Performance To Establish Goals Within Projected Timeframe

What You Bring:

2+ Years Of Experience As A Senior, Lead Animator Or Animation Director In The Animation Industry
Proficient In 3d Animation Packages
Strong Understanding Of Key-framed Animation Development Processes, Limitations And Dependencies
A Strong Understanding Of Basic Human Kinetics And Basic Real World Physics
Understanding Of Rigging And Modelling
Thorough Understanding Of Animation Principles
Strong Understanding Of Cinematic Storytelling Principles And Techniques
Strong Leadership, Management, And Organizational Skills
Excellent Team Player With Strong Interpersonal Skills
Ability To Effectively Give Direction And Communicate Storytelling
Ability To Identify Strengths And Weakness Of Animation Team
Ability To Set Priorities For Yourself And Others, As Well As Manage The Progress Of Work
Proactive Work Ethic, Capable Problem Solver With The Ability To Implement Solutions
Ability To Multitask, Prioritize And Manage Time Efficiently
Ability To Communicate In A Professional And Positive Manner
Ability To Adapt To Multiple Animation Styles
Must Be Open To Direction And Able To Embrace Change
Ability To Remain Flexible And Adaptable To Meet The Changing Needs Of Production

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

Apply here:- http://bit.ly/2rUquKn
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FX Artist – 3D

Want To Make Awesome Cartoons With Amazingly Talented Teams In A Cool New Studio?
Dhx Media – Vancouver Is Looking For An Experienced Fx Artist To Join Our Team!

Are You A Skilled Fx Artist With Good Particle And Fluid Experience? Are You Passionate About Animation And Looking For Growth In Your Career?

As An Fx Artist You Will Work In Conjunction With The Fx Lead And Cg Supervisor To Create High-caliber Fx Simulations For One Of Our Exciting 3d Tv Series. You Will Be A Part Of Our Fun And Creative Studio Atmosphere, And Will Have An Opportunity To Grow Your Skill Set And Progress In Your Career.

What You’ll Get To Do:

Create And Deliver Fx For The Series And Each Episode Within Scheduled Timelines
Ensure That All Production Deadlines Are Met While Producing Work At A Quality Level In Keeping With Production Requirements
Construct Creative Solutions For Recurring Fx In The Production
Revise Shots Based On Client And Supervisor Feedback In A Timely Manner
Coordinate With Lighting To Ensure Smooth Integration Of Fx Elements
Work Within The Established Pipeline And Offer Constructive Suggestions To Improve The Process
Help Develop And Explore New Ways To Enhance Results
Help Teammates Debug Issues And Learn New Methods

What You Bring:

2-4 Years Of Experience In Animation Or Film Industry
Proficiency In Maya’s Particle And Fluid Systems Is A Must
Proficiency In Nuke Is A Must
Ability To Communicate Creative And Technical Thoughts And Ideas
Ability To Multitask, Prioritize And Manage Time Efficiently
Ability To Work Alone And Collaboratively, Often With Multiple Tasks And Under Deadline Pressure
Knowledge In Python 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

Apply here:- http://bit.ly/2E3pSaq
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FX Lead – 3D

Want To Make Awesome Cartoons With Amazingly Talented Teams In A Cool New Studio?

Do You Have 4+ Years Of Fx Experience In Animation?

Are You Well-versed In Maya’s Particle And Fluid Systems?

Do You Thrive On Leading And Supporting Teams?

Dhx Media – Vancouver Is Looking For An Experienced Fx Lead To Join Our Team! As A Lead Fx Artist You Oversee The Daily Activities Of The Fx Team To Create High-caliber Dynamic And Riveting Fx For Our 3d Episodic Animated Series. You Will Work Closely With The Directors To Achieve The Look Of The Show. The Ideal Candidate Is An Experienced Artist With A Creative Eye And The Ability To Guide And Support Their Team.

What You’ll Get To Do:

Create And Deliver Fx For The Series And Each Episode Within Scheduled Timelines
Ensure That All Production Deadlines Are Met While Producing Work At A Quality Level In Keeping With Production Requirements
Identify Obstacles That Could Potentially Affect The Timelines And Delivery Schedules
Research And Develop Efficient Techniques To Create Unique Fx, Animator Fx Rigs, And Proxy Fx Rigs For Previs
Work With Fx Team To Ensure Work Gets Communicated And Executed In A Timely Manner
Collaborate With Compositing And Lighting Supervisors To Ensure Efficiency Between Departments
Construct Creative Solutions For Recurring Fx In The Production To Be Implemented In Animation
Participate In Fx Meetings And Adjust/refine Fx As Required
Anticipate, Communicate, And Troubleshoot Any Creative Or Technical Issues With Assistance From Key Stakeholders
Oversee The Daily Activities And Capabilities Of The Fx Team
Partner With Production Management To Guide Artists’ Overall Professional Development, Providing Performance Feedback, Mentoring, Assist With Resolving Performance Issues And Maintaining Positive Morale Amongst The Crew
Foster A Healthy And Creative Work Environment
Create Documentation For Animator Fx Rigs
Accurately Estimate Time And Resource Needs To Ensure Project Deadlines Are Met

What You Bring:

4+ Years Of Experience In Animation Or Film Industry
Proficiency In Maya’s Particle And Fluid Systems Is A Must
Proficiency In Nuke Is A Must
Ability To Communicate Creative And Technical Thoughts And Ideas
Ability To Multitask, Prioritize And Manage Time Efficiently
Ability To Work Alone And Collaboratively, Often With Multiple Tasks And Under Deadline Pressure
Encouraging Of Feedback And New Initiatives
Knowledge In Python 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

Apply here:- http://bit.ly/2DStKvC
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