Job Offer

DHX Studios - Feature Scene Prep Artist (Harmony), 2D

Kristina Slivarichby on Jul 26, 2016
DHX Studios
Vancouver, Canada
Employer Privacy
Please do not call, visit or contact employer directly.
Job Category
Animation : 2D Animation
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Pay / Salary
Monthly Salary
Job Description
About Us

DHX Media is recognized worldwide for our diverse original properties and for our work on some of the top brands in children’s entertainment. Our staff dig into a wide variety of projects, from action to comedy and preschool to tween, and they get to enjoy awesome benefits and company events while they’re at it. With some of Canada’s top talents on our team of 800+, our studios are bursting with creative energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us!

About the Position

DHX Studios - Vancouver is hiring Scene Prep Artists for a new animated feature film – an epic, character-driven fantasy that will be animated in Toon Boom! It has comedy, action, and a huge existing fan base. As a Scene Prep Artist, you will be responsible for the first step in organizing scenes and including all assets necessary for each scene to move forward into production.


  • Set up Harmony scene templates, and adjust the necessary settings to identify each individual scene by number, length, render settings and other identifying qualities

  • Import assets to the scene such as characters, BG layers and props

  • Confirm that all elements required in the scene are present and accounted for

  • Make any necessary adjustments to scene elements to prepare them for key animation

  • Organize and maintain the structure of the scene network

  • Work collaboratively with a team to ensure all production requirements are met

  • Take notes and keep track of progress and status to report to the production teams

  • Qualifications

  • Degree/Diploma from a recognized animation school

  • Experience in Toon Boom Harmony and Photoshop is a must

  • Experience in Maya is a bonus

  • Must be detail oriented, with a high level of focus

  • Strong sense of composition and design sensibilities

  • Understanding of 2D animation processes

  • Ability to organize and manage time effectively to meet deadlines

  • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the desire to work as part of a team

  • Killer instincts and a great sense of humor!

  • Please APPLY at:

    THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted.
    Job is On Location
    Reply   Like  

    Quick search:

    Enter Keyword(s):

    (i.e. job title, company name, etc.) :

    searchJob searchMap