9 Sep 2018

Full-Time Technical Director

Lighthouse Studios – Posted by Lighthouse Studios IrelandKilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland

Job Description

Lighthouse Studios is looking for a 2D pipeline-savvy Technical Director to join our team in Kilkenny. You will be working closely with all department heads and directors to develop and shape the pipeline and technical workflows for a high-quality kid’s series for Amazon (52x11min) as well as help the team to challenge the technical difficulties of a high-quality 2D show.

Job Description:

– Technical Director
– Full-time in-house employee (Salary based)
– Location: Kilkenny, Ireland
– The applicant must be eligible to work within the EEA and willing to relocate to Ireland

Key Responsibilities:

– Responsible for the overall pipeline development in conjunction with IT
– Accountable for overall pipeline and workflow performance
– Oversee all internal and external project dependencies, risks, and critical paths; ensure contingency plan is in place; recommend solutions and approve plan and timelines
– Working hands-on with the department heads and production personnel to help overcome technical difficulties on the production


– 5+ years of production experience
– 2+ years of experience as a 2D Technical Director
– Thorough knowledge of computer animation
– Ability to manage time according to current priorities in an efficient manner
– Ability to work in a self-directed manner
– Expert knowledge in ToonBoom Harmony
– Expert knowledge in Python
– A good understanding of production-wide workflows and handover processes
– Ability to problem solve independently
– Ability to work fast and efficiently applying industry standard techniques
– Ability to communicate well with directors and supervisors
– Shotgun knowledge an asset
– Fluent in English (a plus)

If you think you fit the description above, please forward your CV, cover letter and links to your demo reel/portfolio/website to [email protected]. Please put the job code TD-0818 in the subject line.

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Job Categories: 2D Animation. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 18 days.

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