We are a full-service studio, based in Montreal with clients and collaborators around the world. We aim to promote quality, creativity and teamwork in each project we undertake to ensure excellence and satisfaction of our clients, partners and artists. The values anchored in our DNA are creativity, pleasure, respect, trust and collaboration. We are currently seeking a highly creative Layout Artist to join our team working on a challenging, fast-paced production. This individual must be very self-motivated, possess very good artistic skills, have an impeccable eye for layout, and great attention to detail. The Layout Artist will work under the guidance of the Layout Supervisor to complete all layouts from storyboards maintaining the performance and staging of the boards. The artist will have to use location designs as reference to draw all layouts for assigned shots and collaborate with the Layout Supervisor to complete revisions and other changes.
• Assist in the concept creation of environment layouts to fit the approved style of the series. Draft, design and produce high quality Location Design.
• Maintain the style and execution of the backgrounds as per requirements of the production.
• Use knowledge and skill to strengthen the shows visual language.
• Support the team with fixes when necessary.
• Finalize and clean up designs using Photoshop.
• Work efficiently and within the established workflow.
• Great sense of perspective and composition.
• Ability to adapt to the required design style and interpret concept designs into the desired layout.
• Proficient experience in Photoshop software.
• Can thrive in a collaborative work environment.
• Can work calmly and efficiently under pressure.
• High attention to detail and good organization skills.
• Diploma or Certificate in Animation considered an asset.
• Previous work experience as a layout artist and exposure to animated productions