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Animator

MPC (Moving Picture Company)by on Jun 27, 2017
Company
MPC Film
Location
Vancouver, Canada
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Job Category
Animation : 3D Character Animation
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced
Pay / Salary
Annual Salary : $47,008.00 - $80,000.00
Job Description
Company Description

With offices all over the globe, Moving Picture Company (MPC) is one of the world's leading visual effects (VFX) studios, creating award winning, high-end VFX for the advertising industries.

We are constantly looking for the best talent in the world, enthusiastic people that come in everyday to be a part of some of the best work in the industry. Our teams in Vancouver, and throughout our global network of studios, produce creative, visually stunning and technically challenging VFX and digital projects of the highest quality, and we are looking for candidates with a desire to be involved in the success of these projects.

Job Description

Animators are responsible for producing high-quality hyper-realistic animations for our feature film productions.
If you have a passion for animation and can use Maya then we want to hear from you.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop and produce realistic or representational 2D and 3D animation on intermediate level shots that matches supervisor direction
  • Attend daily progress reviews
  • Deliver shots according to production deadlines
  • Ensure work moves efficiently through the animation pipeline
  • Create characters with convincing motion and performances
  • Match design references and styles


  • Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in:

    • Maya or a related 3D animation package
    • VFX pipeline for feature films
    • Character and creature animation

  • Good working knowledge of animation principles and work methods
  • Photoshop experience is considered an asset
  • General understanding of Linux/Unix-based operating systems is considered an asset
  • A pro-active problem solver - every VFX shot has challenges in some form or another!
  • A good mix of technical skills (in support of those creative juices)


  • Language of work will be in English.

    This is a project based contract position. Employees receive 5 days paid sick leave prorated per calendar year and 10 days’ vacation per calendar year. Employees will be entitled to benefits after either a 3 or 9 month wait period (depending on eligibility), in which time they will receive the following benefits: health, medical, dental, 1x life insurance, and MSP support.

    This position is based in our office, located at 5th Floor, 1132 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 2S2, Canada.

    Salary range: $47,008 - $80,000 CAD per annum with eligibility for an annual salary review.

    Hours of work: Standard hours are 40 hours per week. Overtime hours may be required.

    Mailing Address: 5th Floor, 1132 Hamilton Street, Vancouver BC V6B 2S2, Canada

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