Wanted: Animation PA
About the position:
The Animation PA is an energetic and enthusiastic artist with strong character animation skills in 3D animation. They are proficient in excel and at creating high calibre dramatic and action oriented character animation while at the same time meeting production deadlines. They are integral to the animation team and are enthusiastic at developing their skills.
Responsibilities and duties:
Consistently strives to break the conventional animation limitations of 3D animated television series and creates the highest possible quality of animation in this medium.
Works and excels in a team environment.
Works under the direction of the Animation Supervisor and Director.
Qualifications and competencies:
Is a graduate of a recognized animation school.
Experience in 3D Television production is an asset.
Has a broad understanding of 3D character animation.
Has strong understanding of character acting principles.
Has solid knowledge of Softimage XSI is beneficial.
Demonstrates a strong understanding of motion, weight, emotion, acting and timing.
Consistently strives to improve their character animation skill sets.
Nerd Corps is one of the largest animation studios in Canada boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated A for Awesome. But we’re more than just an animation studio. We build stories, worlds, and experiences for kids that cut across platforms from television to online, games, toys, mobile—wherever kids are spending time. We handle all stages of our process in-house, including IP creation and development, animation production, finance, sales and distribution, licensing and consumer products, and interactive development. We’re a rarity in the industry, and are looking for the best talent to join our team!
We would like to convey our sincere thanks to all those who express interest in being a part of the Nerd Corps team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted.