3D Animator

Brown Bag Films
Dublin, Ireland
Job type: Contract

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Job Description

The Animator works closely with the Director to create a high standard of animation for broadcast.

  • Work closely with the Director to create high standard of animation for broadcast
  • Must have strong communication skills and be willing to take notes and direction, under tight deadlines
  • Will work closely with Rigging team to troubleshoot and problem solve the rigging pipeline
  • Must work well in individually as well as part of a larger team.

Skills & Requirements

Person Specification/Requirements

  • 3+ years CG Animation experience
  • Ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned tasks
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya and/or 3DS Max
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills

Showreels should contain:

  • Samples of both snappy and traditional animation styles
  • Examples of weight distribution & physics
  • A good example of acting & imagination
  • A variety of walk cycle

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

About the Company

Brown Bag Films are one of Europe’s most exciting, original and successful creative-led animation studios. After 22 years in business, their Dublin-based headquarters continue to produce cutting-edge animation for the international market, bagging numerous awards along the way. These include Oscar® nominations for Give Up Yer Aul Sins (2002), Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty (2010), six Emmy® awards for Peter Rabbit (2014), and a host of BAFTA, Emmy® and Annie nominations for their hit shows Octonauts, Doc McStuffins, Bing and Henry Hugglemonster.