The position of Lead Animator requires someone with a thorough knowledge of 3D software, with several years of experience in a similar supervisory role working on broadcast or film projects.
Successful applicants will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work collaboratively with multiple tasks in a fast paced production.
They will have a well-developed 'eye', a good working knowledge of art, design and film.
Work closely with the animation lead/supervisor to create high standard of animation for broadcast
Must communicate well and be willing to take notes and direction, under tight deadlines
Will work closely with Rigging team to troubleshoot and problem
Must have at least 3 years’ experience working as a Lead Animator (or similar position) in either broadcast or feature film work.
Thorough knowledge of Maya and/or 3DS Max
Ability to problem solve and predict problems with assigned tasks
Must be comfortable without source management with an emphasis on clear communication and follow through.
Task Driven, self-motivated, and proactive
Must be open to direction.
Must demonstrate attention to detail in the finishing of assets and shots.
Experience with shotgun (or asset tracking systems) is considered a big plus.