BG Designer, 2D

Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/9/2020 12:54 PM)
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WildBrain is looking for a BG Designer to join our Vancouver studio! In this role, you will work with the Art Director to help establish a fun and cohesive environment for this awesome 2D property.


This role is set to begin immediately.


We are currently working virtually because of the Covid-19 pandemic. During this time our hiring teams are ready to support interviews via video conferencing, and we are enabling artists to work from home until the studio can reopen. We’d love to hear from you! #stayhomestaysafe! 


  • Ensuring key and layout location designs are suitable in function and form for the style required by the Art Director
  • Producing designs that show strong understanding of perspective, proportion, composition, and staging
  • Organizing and managing work and files efficiently
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as required for completion of the project


  • You can multi-task and prioritize
  • You have effective and professional communication skills, both verbal and written
  • You are self-motivated and demonstrate the ability to take initiative
  • You thrive in a team based environment 
  • Ability to design environments with intent of being used in a 2D Animation production
  • Proficiency in 2D Design Software such as Adobe Flash/Animate
  • Comprehension and knowledge of the animation design pipeline


  • Degree/Diploma at a recognized animation school and/or equivalent experience

Why WildBrain?


At WildBrain Studios our teams dig into a diverse range of projects – from preschool and comedy to action-adventure, and work with international partners such as Apple, Netflix, LEGO, DreamWorks, BBC, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon and more. We produce high quality Flash, Harmony, and Maya animated series. Aside from awesome projects and partners, WildBrain puts our people first, here are just a few of the ways:  

  • Great benefits that make employees feel truly valued including a customizable extended health and dental plan 
  • Generous RRSP matching 
  • Bonus time off 


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