Please apply directly on our career page. We will not consider applications submitted via VFX Vancouver.

Reporting to the Animation Supervisor, the Animator is responsible for generating high quality character/creature/object animation for feature films & episodic TV.

– Work under the direction of the Animation Supervisors and Animation Leads to create high quality animation
– Be accountable for incorporating a high level of quality in each scene
– Work with other animators and supervisors to identify and solve problems, both technically and artistically
– Liaising with other production team members to ensure production deadlines are met

– Degree and/or Diploma in Animation or related field (preferred) or equivalent experience
– Minimum of four (4) years VFX production experience with live-action “realism” (preferred)
– Knowledge of Maya (required) Nuke, 3Ds Max (a plus)
– Must have a strong sense of animation basics, acting, staging, posing, weight, timing and storytelling, as well as staying on model
– Strong understanding the language of the camera; framing, perspective, lenses, coverage, continuity, camera movement, blocking, etc.
– Previs experience a plus
– A good attitude and ability to smoothly change and adapt with the project
– Background or experience in fine arts, which shows a thorough understanding of physical motion, weight, and balance
– Knowledge of human and animal anatomy as well as life drawing skills is desirable
– Ability to debug technical problems and follow up for assistance if required

We offer extended medical, disability and dental insurance.

Please only apply once. We keep your application details on file for both current and future job opportunities. If you are applying to more than one position, use the same email address on all applications. Only re-apply if your details have recently changed.

Please apply directly on our career page. We will not consider applications submitted via VFX Vancouver.

About ScanlineVFX

Scanline VFX offers a leading edge creative, collaborative team environment working with brilliant talent from around the globe. Be part of an award-winning studio where you will be challenged to do the best work of your career.