Animation Director

Company

Awesome Inc

Posted Date

January 28, 2020

Animation Director


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Posted Date

January 28, 2020

Company

Awesome Inc

Location

Atlanta, Georgia (US)

Job Type

Full Time

Relocation assist

No

Toon Boom Software Experience

Toon Boom Harmony

Toon Boom Storyboard Pro

Toon Boom Storyboard

Job Description

Responsibilities

You may find yourself…

Leading a crew of approx. 12 storyboard artists, designers, animators & compositors.

Being both a cheerleader & voice of calm amidst the frenzy of series production.

Establishing the animation style & best pipeline for the production based on designs supplied by Art Director, keeping it consistent with the scope of budget & schedule.

Overseeing the boarding & editorial process from a storytelling standpoint.

Giving daily internal feedback, ensuring quality control, offering solutions & fixing animation in a pinch.

Advising on the technical construction of the characters (set-up, rigs, pose libraries) & troubleshooting workflow issues.

Attending reviews with network producers, whether in-person or remote.

Translating feedback into actionable direction or offering alternatives when scope creeps out of line.

Weighing-in on new candidates for hire, attending interviews & judging appropriateness.

Mentoring new talent.

Being the responsible face of the team, owning & meeting deadlines.

Pushing the boundaries of what we’re capable of, instituting new tricks, current trends, and industry standards.

Requirements

Qualifications

You will need to…

Have 3+ years episodic experience at an animation studio in a similar role.

Possess a thorough understanding of cartoon animation & the language of filmmaking with an eye for camera composition, animation timing, character movement, & storytelling.

Show a mastery of modern digital animation software (ToonBoom and/or Adobe Creative Suite).

Be fluent in current industry production tracking methods.

Comprehension of anime styles and techniques a plus

Attitude We want you to be passionate, confident, resourceful, self-motivated, and creative!

People-skills in collaborating, motivating & communicating are a must-have.

To apply, please visit our website: https://www.awesomeinc.com/careers/animation-director
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Quick Info

Posted Date

January 28, 2020

Company

Awesome Inc

Location

Atlanta, Georgia (US)

Job Type

Full Time

Relocation assist

No

Toon Boom Software Experience

Toon Boom Harmony

Toon Boom Storyboard Pro

Toon Boom Storyboard