WildBrain

Storyboard Artist, 2D/3D

Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(8/25/2021 5:02 PM)
Job ID
2021-4508

Overview

WildBrain Studios 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 Fall 2021.

 

Find a job that let’s your imagination run wild!

WildBrain Studios produces fan-favorite animation and award-winning content that kids and families love in every corner of the globe. We love what we do and it shows in the quality content we produce! Our custom-built Vancouver studio in beautiful British Columbia is a wonderful backdrop for our artists, but it doesn’t end there, we have employees working remotely across BC, Canada, and the world!  Our artist-centric culture means we invest in our people, we provide training and growth opportunities, a healthy work-life balance, and fun activities throughout the year to meet, mingle and get creative with your team. If you like what you are reading so far, well buckle up, we’re just getting started!

 

Responsibilities

What You’ll Do:

  • 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

 

Qualifications

What You’ll Bring:

  • 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 or 2D 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/Flash/Storyboard Pro, etc.)

 

Why WildBrain?

We make sure to take care of all our hard-working Wild Brains by offering a comprehensive benefits package and a workplace culture that values our employees’ wellbeing.  Our staff enjoy RRSP matching, multi-tiered benefits so you can pick the coverage that’s best for you, free mental health resources, and additional perks like half-days in the summer, extra holidays in the winter and regular events to connect our teams virtually, and in-person.

 

In short – life is good on the Wild side!

 

Visit wildbrain.com/studios to learn more!

 

COVID-19 Update:

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!

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" WildBrain Studio provides an atmosphere free from barriers to promote inclusion, equity and diversity. We demonstrate our commitment to this by providing a supportive work environment and a culture that welcomes and encourages equal opportunities for all employees. WildBrain Studio also accommodates people with disabilities throughout the selection process. Should you require accommodation, please let us know your requirements when contacted.”

 

 

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