3D Animation Supervisor – BeddyByes


JAM is seeking applications from talented Animation Supervisors for an immediate start to join our fantastic team for a 3D animated production. Production on this exciting new series is underway and we are expanding the character animation team. 

So if you are passionate about animation, we’d love to hear from you.

Job Description: 

Animation Supervisors will oversee all team leads, animation crew and production from start to final delivery. They will be responsible for the quality of output of character animation teams and ensure standard is maintained using rigged models. Produce believable, engaging and relatable characters for a 3D animated production and complete to agreed deadlines. 

They will need to ensure characters are brought to life with their teams through a variety of expressions, poses, body language and lip synching. They will use the approved animations as set out by the series Director to provide a consistent style using Maya software throughout the series.

Required Skills / Experience: 

  • Oversee and lead animation production scenes and maintain consistency of production quality and style to agreed deadlines. 
  • Maintain continuity of animation and artwork within style guide parameters &  schedule 
  • Work with the production teams to ensure that scenes are in line with the Director’s vision.
  • Ensure teams animation output is ready for compositing stage
  • Character animation and Maya software experience is essential.
  • Past experience in animation supervisor role for an animated TV Series preferred 

Key Requirements

  • Good understanding of technical aspects of Maya software and animation production
  • Strong knowledge of animation fundamentals and principles, walk cycles, lip sync, acting and character timing
  • Attention to detail, problem solving ability and taking direction in order to work in a collaborative environment.
  • Position open to UK and Republic of Ireland residents only
  • Role available for in house/hybrid working in Belfast studio 

Software: Autodesk Maya

Job Share
JAM Media welcomes applications from pairs of people who would like to job share. Please submit only 1 application with both CVs for the job share team.