Are you an experienced 2D color designer looking for your next opportunity? Our Vancouver studio is looking to fill a role on a 2D high energy and fast paced comedy series for older kids and families for Netflix.

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Atomic Cartoons Inc. is an award-winning animation studio with locations in Vancouver's Mt. Pleasant Animation District, Ottawa's Hintonburg neighborhood and LA. Since its inception over 20 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created and produced numerous 2D and CG animation productions including Last Kids on Earth and Hello Ninja. Atomic is well known for its artist-friendly culture and flexible work environment. We are always looking for artists of all levels to join our team!

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WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Take direction from the Art Director and Color Design Supervisor.
  • Work closely with the design team and leadership to color design all aspects of characters, props and backgrounds.
  • Maintain consistency when it comes to project design, look, mood, and color.
  • Work efficiently and within the established workflow.
  • Participate in department meetings as required.
  • Meet deadlines as assigned by production.
  • Share ideas, collaborate and work closely with all members of the design team.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • Prior experience working on a 2D animated feature or series in a color design or related role (bg paint).
  • A strong portfolio that demonstrates your understanding of art fundamentals such as structure, composition, and design principles.
  • A diverse portfolio that portrays a wide variety of styles; with a focus on color.
  • Excellent visual skills and attention to detail.
  • A willingness to work in a team, take direction and have a positive attitude.
  • Currently legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • BC or ON residents are preferred for this role

 

START DATE: ASAP

 

INTERESTED?

Atomic Cartoons Inc. and Thunderbird Entertainment welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Show us what you would like to contribute to Atomic by providing us with relevant examples of your previous work along with your resume and cover letter. 

We thank you for your submission; only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

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