2D Character Animator

Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
Job type: Freelance

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Job Description

Le Vigneron et la Mort is a short animated film from Imaginastudio.

We are using traditional methods with cutting edge digital techniques to bring back the charm of classical 2d animation.

We are looking for a senior character animator available for telework.


  • Create traditional 2d character animation with convincing motion and performances.  Your work will give life to the storylines and characters in the film. 
  • Match design references and styles
  • Ensure synchronization of frames and audio
  • Be self-motivated and have the capacity to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Being able to telework (working at a distance) and deliver animated footage according to production deadlines and quota schedules
  • Have an appreciation of accuracy and pay close attention to detail ensuring the work moves efficiently through the animation pipeline
  • Collaborate with production crew (designers, directors etc.)

Skills & Requirements


  • Proven experience as a senior character animator
  • TVPaint knowledge
  • Have an excellent understanding of the principles of animation and filmmaking
  • Have acting skills, combined with a good sense of design that matches supervisor direction.
  • Be self-motivated and comfortable working with deadlines
  • Teamwork and excellent communication skills
  • Be able to take direction and be willing to address constructive feedback
  • Show respect for the procedures and requirements of the studio production and pipeline
  • English or French is a must, as the work will be developed in either these languages

Additional Information

  • Working remotely is an option

How to Apply

About the Company

Created in 2005 by Arnaud S. Gantenbein and Pascal Forney, Imaginastudio is a production company dedicated to the emergence of Swiss entertainment cinema.