Here is some information about us:
Cartoon Saloon is a four time Academy Award (R), Golden Globe (R), BAFTA and Emmy nominated animation studio based in Kilkenny in the South East of Ireland. Employing over
150 crew, we are currently working on a number of projects in production and in development
The Job Details
We are looking for a Compositing Artist to join the team at My Father's Dragon
Following the Director’s vision, and under the guidance of Art Director, Compositing Supervisor, the Compositing Artist plays a critical role in assembling all artwork created for a given scene and generate tests and final composited shots for a 2D hand drawn animated feature project.
Monitor daily Digital Ink and Paint exports
Testing and developing compositing methods
Layer each sequence/scene
Working with multiple 2D animation passes to achieve a high standard cinematic image
Technical checking and problem solving as needed
Add camera moves, masks, filters, blurs, colour-adjustments, particle effects, time-effects and anything else that generally falls under the umbrella of 2D Compositing
Work according to expected weekly quota , comprising multiple passes and approval by the Supervisor and Director.
Render final High Res frames for post production
Address any problems and communicate progress of work to the Coordinator
Ability to manage time successfully in prioritizing tasks
Strong communication skills
Availability on Google Hangout and by email during working hours.
This list in not exhaustive and might be complemented by reasonable and related tasks that are requested of you
Able to work in-house in Kilkenny, Ireland.
What we would like to see from you:
NUKE, advanced level
Development and Python scripting in NUKE, a plus
Experience with and knowledge of 2D animation pipeline, preferred
Knowledge of Toon Boom, a plus
Knowledge of Photoshop, a plus
Experience in a similar role on theatrical feature production
Minimum 2 years experience in feature and television production
Closing date for applications 26th March 2021
Please note this position requires the candidate to work full time in-house in Kilkenny, Ireland. (Exact travel date to relocate to Kilkenny will be dependent on clearance provided by government officials in order to minimize exposure and spread of Covid 19)
€23k - €27k Per Year
1 day ago