Digital SFX Artists

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JAM Media are hiring Digital SFX Artists for a 2D feature film production. 

Job Description: Work with the SFX supervisor as a digital artist. The role will require the artist to provide a mix of hand drawn tones, shadows and automated lighting solution mattes to enhance and believably blend the animated characters with their environments using ToonBoom software. 

Job Duties:

  • Good understanding of composition and sequential animation drawing.
  • Drawing skills and the ability to adapt to the specific style of the feature.
  • Be able to work either independently or as part of a team.
  • Be able to take direction and be prepared to make changes to your work in response to constructive feedback.
  • Be able to follow established designs and produce consistent work to a set quota. 
  • Have good computer literacy.
  • Have good communication and presentation skills.
  • Be able to work calmly and efficiently to tight deadlines.

Required Skills / Experience:

  • 1 – 2 Years Experience working in a professional environment within their discipline.
  • Traditional illustration skills in a variety of media as well as excellent drawing skills, matte painting experience is a plus
  • Ability to work within specific styles, including a style set by the art director 
  • Portfolio of previous work.
  • Toon Boom Harmony skills essential

Please email your CV to kerry.mccormick@jammedia.ie with the job title in the subject bar.

JAM Media Limited aims to be an equal opportunity employer. This is currently a remote working position. Candidates must be an Irish or Northern Irish resident. 

Deadline for applications 31 January 2022