Flickerpix are looking for experienced 2D Digital Illustrators and Animators for a number of upcoming productions.

 

Flickerpix are looking for experienced 2D Digital Illustrators and Animators for a number of upcoming productions.

DIGITAL ILLUSTRATORS

- Candidates should have a portfolio showing flexibility in various 2D techniques. Competency in creating background artwork using a painterly approach, with a strong grasp of composition, staging, colour styling and lighting.

- Substantial experience designing props and creating assets in varying styles.

- Experience working in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator is essential, preferably on a broadcast series or film production.

- Must work with the Director and Art Director to create Key and Intermediate Backgrounds following the established style, based on conceptual artwork and layout designs.

- Effectively communicate progress, maintain style and quality within the constraints of a production schedule deadline, while adhering to an established pipeline.

2D DIGITAL ANIMATORS

- Candidates must have proven experience of 2D character driven animation. Preferably on broadcast series or film production.

- Experience using Adobe AfterEffects, but candidates with experience in CelAction or Flash will also be considered.

- Candidates will have a thorough understanding of traditional animation principles and a proven ability of applying them to a digital asset-driven medium.

- Must have the ability to take direction to create a character driven performance and adapt to various stylistic approaches.

- Good interpersonal skills. Must work proficiently within the constraints of a production schedule to given deadlines/quotas and have the ability for a fast turnaround on animation revisions issued.

We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates who are residents of Northern Ireland. Due to funding restrictions we are limited in the number of candidates we could consider from outside of NI. Remote work will be considered. Please submit your CV and digital showreel to talent@flickerpix.com. Only successful candidates will be contacted. Due to the diverse nature of the projects, applicants regardless of experience may be asked to complete a test as part of the selection process.

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Sugra Games Looking for Game Artist

Game Artist

Sugra Games is seeking a super talented game artist to work on an exciting
story driven game.

This person must be a superhuman artist who will define all visual aspects of
the game, delivering character art, environment art and user interface styles
right through production under their own guidance, working with the team to
bring their vision to life.

Responsibilities

~ Visionary – Must define all aspects of the artistic vision and style of the
game

~ Character art – Strong understanding of human anatomy

~ Character and other animations – Strong production experience required
here to make sure all game animations shine

~ Creating environment art – Strong understanding of contrast in games

Experience

~ Worked on and completed (essential!) 1 or 2 games

~ Degree or other qualification in art or media

~ Passionate gamer ~ essential

Abilities

~ Ability to make concept art quickly

~ Excellent composition skills – Good understanding of contrast in games

~ Can do user Interface – create suitable colour palettes and filters

~ Expert with at least one digital art tool (e.g. Photoshop)

~ Familiar with game tools – e.g. Cocos2D, UDK, Unity,

~ Familiar with managing libraries of animated assets

~ Strong knowledge of lighting in game environments

~ Team player – helps others, and works together for best results

~ Excellent communicator

About Sugra

Sugra is an indie game company founded by Andrew Deegan in 2013. The
company is fully funded and ready to build its first game. The aim of the
company is to build story driven games for everyone.

Contact us

If you are believe you are the artist we are looking for then email a cover letter,
your C.V. and a link to your portfolio, (or better yet your games!) to Andrew at
the following email.

andrew@sugra-games.com

Start date – 1st of June, for a full time position

Interviewing – 14th May till 1st of June

Sugra-Games-Artists-Wanted

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Creatives in animation network can gathering the first for 2013

Creatives in Animation Network (CAN) gathering, the first for 2013!

It takes place in the Roasted Brown Cafe space in Filmbase, on Monday May 13th at 7-9pm.

The event is open to anyone genuinely interested in collaborating within the animation industry – writers, animators, producers, directors, scribblers and artists.

For more information check out www.lindsayjsedgwick.com or email Linsay at ljsedgwick@lindsayjsedgwick.com

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Telegael Is Hiring Experienced Storyboard Artists

Telegael is looking for experienced Storyboard Artists for immediate start.
These are freelance positions for 2-D animated shows.
​Must have own Toon Boom Storyboard Pro license.​
The successful artists will have:
→substantial experience in storyboading for feature or TV series
→a portfolio showing strong design and storytelling skills
→be self-motivated and professional at all times
→the ability to meet tight deadlines while meeting the style and quality of the show
→the ability to work digitally (​Toon Boom ​Storyboard Pro), communicate progress of work, to organise and prioritise and ensure all files are named correctly
→the ability to work well under pressure with good time-management skills
Please send cover letters, CVs and online portfolios/reels for consideration to:
Yvonne Hennessy
Head of Animation
Telegael
Spiddal
Co Galway
*Put “Storyboard Artist” in subject line
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Kavaleer is hiring a 2d Digital Animator

2D DIGITAL ANIMATOR

Kavaleer Productions are recruiting 2D digital animators for an upcoming TV series. The project will be animated using CelAction 2D software. We’re working on multiple high profile projects, so this is a great opportunity.

Position Requirements:

- Must have proven 2D character animation experience. Preferably on broadcast series or film production.

- Minimum of 2 years experience using CelAction, Flash, After FX, Toon Boom or Anime Studio in a paid position.

- The ideal candidate will have CelAction experience, but this is not essential as training can be provided.

- Must have excellent knowledge of traditional animation principles and the ability to apply them to the digital medium.

- Must be flexible, willing to learn and be a motivated and motivating team player. – Able to work within a production schedule.

- Must have good interpersonal skills.

- Must be willing to work in house in our Dublin studio.

This position is an excellent opportunity for highly organized and motivated animator who enjoys being part of an exciting, fast paced animation studio.

Please submit your CV and digital showreel to info@kavaleer.com

Aileen McGibbon Production Coordinator

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Animation Ireland YouTube Channel

Animation Ireland launched their Youtube Channel. Check out animation reels and new shows from the Animation Ireland companies.

http://www.youtube.com/AnimationIrelandTube

Animation Ireland is a group of leading Irish Animation studios working together to promote Ireland’s world class sector internationally. Ireland is a recognised leader with talented and technically sophisticated 2d and 3d animation studios that create and produce content for TV, film and cross platform interactive products.

With a long established history, the Irish Animation Industry has experienced substantial growth over the past five years emerging as a central component of Ireland’s digital and creative economy. Award winning Irish Studios employ over 1,000 technical and creative staff.

 

 

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360 Productions are looking for AE designers

360Production is a dynamic production company focusing on specialist factual content, often with a CGI focus. Current/recent work includes: Headsqueeze – our James May hosted You Tube channel, Things You Need to Know (BBC2), Hero in My Family (C5), and How Money Works (Yahoo!)

We’re looking for freelance After Effects designers in Ireland to work with us on a new BBC channels series, which includes lots of 3 and 4 mins animation pieces, tackling science, history and general knowledge. They will be short, pithy pieces, communicating deep content in an entertaining way.

Anyone interested parties please send reels and details through to sinead.casey@360production.com

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Giant are looking for a Lighting Artist

Giant Animation Studios are currently looking for a 3d Studio Max Lighting Artist, to come and work with them on their current short film.

Requirements

  • The ability to develop lighting schemes based on our colour boards
  • Thorough understanding of color-theory
  • Solid familiarity with 3DSMax
  • Excellent communication and team skills

 

Please get in touch by sending your portfolio to:

‘jobs (at) giant (dot) ie’

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