Overview

Animal Logic is looking for a Technical Animator for our first Animated Feature in Vancouver!

This role would suit someone who enjoys problem solving and technical issues as this is not a creative role.

Key responsibilities:
The Technical Animator is the first port of call for any technical issue on the floor for their Animation team. This could include things such as:

  • Issues with animators scenes.
  • Helping with technical workflows
  • Breakdown issues and trouble shooting
  • Tools issues
  • Delivery/packaging issues coming into and out of anim (from rig, surf, edit….to FX, light…)
  • Debugging render issues for Anim reviews.
  • Help with QC process of shots coming into and out of anim.

Requirements:

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and problem solve
  • Ability to work within a strong team environment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to follow through on solutions

The following will be highly regarded:

  • 1 year minimum working in a similaREr role in Games, Animated Series, VFX Film or Feature Animation
  • Experience supporting animators
  • Experience with XSI
  • Experience using Linux in production
  • Programming experience in python

 

About Animal Logic

Animal Logic is an independent Australian company that has been at the forefront of creating digital content, award winning design, visual effects and animation for the film and television industries for over 25 years. With creative studios in Sydney and Vancouver and offices for the company’s development arm, Animal Logic Entertainment, in Sydney and Los Angeles, Animal Logic continues to forge new partnerships and collaborations with leading studios and filmmakers to develop and produce stories that resonate with a global audience.

 

Animal Logic recently completed production on The LEGO® Batman Movie (2017), The Great Wall (2016) and The Master: A LEGO® Ninjago Short (2016). Animal Logic is currently in production on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), Alien: Covenant (2017), The LEGO® Ninjago Movie (2017), Peter Rabbit (2018) and The LEGO® Movie Sequel (2019). Other film credits include The LEGO® Movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Great Gatsby, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole, 300, Happy Feet and The Matrix.