TD Animation 3D

The Singing Frog Studio has been producing feature films and animated series in 2D, 3D and even virtual reality for over 15 years. Today, we are more than 70 artists and specialists involved in these enriching and ambitious productions.

To participate in the production of a new 3D animated feature movie, we are looking for new colleagues, particularly to fill the position of TD Animation.

This search is a new addition, part of our continued growth while maintaining the desire to remain a human-sized company that cultivates a caring environment.

📍 Work from the Studio or remotely from the Québec province, Canada.

Responsibilities

Reporting to the production director, your main responsibilities will be:

• Be a point of contact between departments linked to the animation team such as rigging, assets, FX • Technically correct problems encountered on animation scenes, respecting the style and vision of the Director and the Director of Animation • Ensuring the proper handling and coverage of various departmental requests while respecting established deadlines • Assist and advise the Animators and Team Leaders on a daily basis • Act as an assistant to the Animation Director, the CG Supervisor and the TD Pipeline team by reporting recurring problems, questions and identified needs • Support the TD team in the creation and maintenance of tools for the department • Make proposals to improve the fluidity of the process, the achievement of production objectives and the quality of everyone's work in a continuous improvement process • Collaborate and share good practices with the facilitation teams by creating and maintaining various educational materials such as masterclasses

When you're interviewed, you'll see that the position is even more exciting! :)

Skills and Qualifications

Our next diamond will have to meet the following criteria:

• Minimum 5 years experience in character animation on 3D animation or VFX productions • Knowledge of Autodesk Maya software required • Knowledge of Blender and Shotgrid, an asset • Knowledge of Python, an asset • Good understanding of the production chain of an animated film and the interdependence of the different stages and departments • Autonomous, able to manage priorities • Pedagogical, technical and problem-solving skills • Strong proposal and analysis skills • Experience in rigging or assets or layout, an asset • Bilingual French-English

We can't wait to hear from you!