2D Designer

Brown Bag Films
Dublin, Ireland
Job type: Contract

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Job Description

Brown Bag Films are looking to recruit for the position of 2D Designer.

Skills & Requirements


  • Responsible for pushing designs to help define the look and feel of the show or concept.
  • Create color artwork for 2D Asset Designs.
  • Communicates that design across departments, 2D through 3D phases, working closely with Modelers on main or complex designs
  • Responsible for script breakdown into sets, characters, props, layouts and re-use where possible.
  • Maintaining quality and style under tight deadlines
  • Works closely with the Production team, 3D & 2D Artists and Directors, Art Director and Client.

Person Specification: 

  • 1-2 years’ industry experience. Prior experience in a studio environment an advantage
  • CG experience an advantage
  • A keen eye for architecture, design and composition
  • Strong working knowledge of colour, art and design.
  • A practical understanding of the limitations and possibilities of the different systems we use including Maya and 3D Max
  • Good understanding of 3D Pipeline and workflow an advantage
  • Must be able to communicate in an articulate and positive manner
  • Must take direction well

Contract type: Fixed Term 
Portfolio should show examples of a variety of different style, Characters, layout, props and turnarounds.

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.