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IFTN JOB / CLASSIFIEDS LISTING | Boulder Media
Company:
Boulder Media
Position:
3D Animation Director
Location:
Dublin 2
Contact:
Marianne McSharry
Address:
14 Hawkins Street, Dublin 2
Phone:
n/a
Date Posted:
May 15th 2017
Email:
marianne.mcsharry @ bouldermedia.tv

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Boulder Media requires a 3D Animation Director

The Animation Director will be responsible for establishing key character animation and an animation bible for Boulder Media’s 3D feature production.

Responsibilities include:

  • Establishing an animation bible for production with the Lead Animator and Director.
  • Maintain the high standard of animation throughout the production.
  • Ensure animation passes are at the desired standard.
  • Approve Blend Shapes and Morphs for facial expressions.
  • Work closely with the Lead Rigger to develop an intuitive and responsive rig for each character.
  • Work alongside the Director to understand overall story and style of the show.
  • Work closely with the animation teams to maintain standards and retakes numbers as production proceeds.
  • Monitor department workflow effectively and give accurate assessments of the workload, ensuring the timely delivery of final animated episodes.
  • Maintain open and clear communication with Production Manager, other department leads and Animation team, voicing problems, concerns and technical insight as required.
  • Communicate with Production Manager and other Department Leads on departmental status.
  • Support the Production Manager in recruiting animation staff as and when required.

Person Specification:

  • 4 years CG experience, ideally within 3D feature films.
  • Experience as an Animation Lead is desirable.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Teamwork skills- flexible, pragmatic and proactive.
  • ‘Hands-on’ mentality, excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • A strong Leader.
  • A team player.
  • Technically skilled.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated and proactive.
  • Open to direction.

This role is only open to applicants willing to relocate to Ireland if required and all applicants must be eligible to work within the EEA.

This company is an equal opportunities employer.


Apply Now / Email: marianne.mcsharry @ bouldermedia.tv

Deadline: June 15th 2017





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