28 Nov 2018

Temporary CG Animator

Funko Animation Studios – Posted by Evil CorpAnywhere

Job Description

FUNKO ANIMATION STUDIOS ARE HIRING!

We have a very exciting and rare opportunity for a talented individual to join our experienced team.
Funko Animation Studios are an awarding winning animation production company based in the heart of Bath; we produce work of the very highest calibre. In recent years Funko has become established as a global pop culture phenomenon; working with Lucas Films, Marvel, Disney, DC Comics, Warner Bros, and Microsoft, the animated content produced at Funko Animation Studios in Bath heralds a new era of original Funko animation.

You can find some examples of our work on our website: http://www.evilcorp.tv/work/ And our most recent launch ‘Wetmore Forest’ can be found here: https://www.funko.com/blog/article/june-11-wf-blog-post

We are looking for an EXPERIENCED MAYA ANIMATOR to work in our busy team. Previous experience in animation is essential; The ideal candidate would come into this role with an understanding of basic animation pipelines and workflow. You will have expert knowledge of the animation principles (acting, film production and compositional magic) as well as an expert proficiency animating in Maya. Excellent attention to detail is key, as well as the ability to take direction positively and work collaboratively with a diverse group.

The role will involve working closely with the Animation Lead and Head of Department to proactively communicate challenges and troubleshoot solutions You will be willing and able to engage in all stages of animation, with a strong ability for the initial layout as well as finessing in the final stages.
The role is offered on a six-month contract basis with an immediate start. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, organised, able to use their initiative and generally make themselves indispensable in this fast-paced and rewarding environment.
4+ years working experience animating characters for commercials, or a TV series is
essential.

If you fit this description we’d love to hear from you, please send across you showreel, and a copy of your CV with a suitable cover letter to: [email protected]
*Please note candidates must be eligible to work in the UK and be able to work in-house at our main studio located in central Bath.
If your application does not fulfil the specified criteria, it will be disregarded. NO TIMEWASTERS.
START DATE – ASAP
SALARY – DOE
CONTRACT – 6 months

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Job Categories: 3D Animation. Job Types: Temporary. Job expires in 16 days.

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