Storyboard Artist, 2D

Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(5/26/2021 1:52 PM)
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WildBrain is looking for Storyboard Artists to join our team!


In this role, you’ll be collaborating with the Director and Storyboard department to conceptualize the story and create the visual blueprint for the entire production. This is your chance to set the scene for one of our brand new productions!


These roles are set to begin in Spring 2021.


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!



  • Collaborating with the Director and Storyboard team to create high-quality, dynamic storyboard panels 
  • Studying scripts to determine artistic interpretation and design boards in conjunction with the Supervising Director/Producer
  • Maintaining awareness of the show’s continuity, and ensuring the style and quality of the production is consistently met in board work
  • Communicating progress or issues with Directors, Storyboard Supervisor and Production to ensure all deadlines are met
  • Consulting with Director to approve the final storyboard panels and making revisions as needed
  • Communicating ideas effectively and recommending solutions to help interpret the script visually
  • Mentoring and supporting other Storyboard Artists and Revisionists
  • Maximizing the re-use of assets with minor changes when the production schedule calls for it
  • Assisting with and completing production-related assignments
  • Keeping current on storyboarding techniques and technology



  • You have 2 or more years’ experience as a Storyboard Artist on an animated series
  • You have a Degree/Diploma from a recognized animation school
  • You are familiar with and have experience with 3D Animation pipelines
  • You are known for both your drawing skills and your sense of humour!
  • Ability to organize and manage time effectively to meet deadlines
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner
  • Strong drawing skills and sense of design, character and composition
  • Strong sense of acting and timing
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Ability to work digitally (Cintiq with Sketchbook, Photoshop or Flash, etc.)


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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