DHX Studios Junior Designer Full Time in Vancouver, BC

DHX Studios

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Junior Designer
Vancouver, BC

Participate in design meetings and adjust/refine designs as indicated by art director. Keep current on design techniques and technology….

Create original designs on show style according to production schedule
Keep current with scripts and animatics to inform design choices
Learn and adhere to established production methodology
Ensure design viability is appropriate to the modelling and animation budget
Identify and communicate any issues, concerns, ideas, or inefficiencies to production or art director as appropriate
Execute design changes based on feedback from director
Keep work orders current and accurate in the Design and Modelling Approval System (DMAS)
Keep files efficiently organized
Take on more complex design and colour work
Participate in design meetings and adjust/refine designs as indicated by art director
Anticipate, communicate, and troubleshoot any creative or technical issues with assistance from key stakeholders
Actively participate in production-related meetings by offering thoughts and ideas
Assist with and complete production-related assignments
Keep current on design techniques and technology
Ensure the lead art director’s instructions are carried through
Recommend any team training needs to art director
Carry out duties in a professional and positive manner
Be a positive and creative force on the team

1+ year experience in production design for animation
Strong drawing and colour fundamentals
Design education is an asset, but not required
3D design and modelling experience a definite asset
Able to take direction, collaborate, and be a team player
Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner
Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
Able to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently
Able to work alone and collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressure
Encourage feedback and new initiatives
Able to adapt to multiple show styles
Must be open to direction and able to embrace change
THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-07-09
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