At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join our winning team!

Do you have production experience as a 2D Comp Artist?  We are currently recruiting for an artist to join our Vancouver studio team. As a 2D Comp Artist, you will be responsible for compositing work in Harmony sequences as required, which meet the aesthetic, creative, and technical quality standards of the production and in accordance with the production deadlines.

What you will be doing:

  • Composite and render animated scenes and show sequences
  • Apply camera moves, matte layers and special FX
  • Demonstrate abilities in creation of visual FX and help build special FX macros 
  • Troubleshoot and find solutions to technical and creative issues
  • Monitor renders and assist with managing render queues
  • Manage rendered files and verify naming conventions and file format requirements are met
  • Perform final quality control, inspect and review rendered materials to confirm scenes are free from defects and meet show style and other technical requirements
  • Track progress, and apply notes received through Bardel's tracking software
  • Follow Director's notes and adjust scenes accordingly 
  • Meet project deadlines and production quotas as set by leads and production staff
  • Communicate any issues that may have an impact on deadlines or output targets
  • Cultivate and maintain a successful working relationship with supervisors, directors and production personnel
  • Communicate proactively and work collaboratively with all team members. Consistently exercises sound judgment in all areas of performance. 

What you will bring with you:

  • Experience using ToonBoom Harmony or Animate Pro software necessary
  • Use of other node or layer based compositing software is helpful
  • Well developed analytical skills and an excellent eye for detail
  • Proven problem solving and technical troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Good written and oral communication skills

 

Why work at Bardel?

We've got great people here, and for good reasons. Bardel offers a generous benefit package, regular social events and ongoing development opportunities for employees to advance their careers through work on prominent and exciting industry projects. You will collaborate with other influential, career-minded creative professionals from around the world. Fun is included in every role! 

What we want to see in your application:  

Tell us why YOU are the person for the position and how you meet the position’s criteria. Forward us your current resume and samples of your work (eg. a link to your website or reel – don’t hesitate to show off a little!). 

How to apply:

Please visit our website at http://www.bardel.ca/now-hiring/  to apply.  

Thank YOU!

We thank all applicants who express an interest in being part of the Bardel team. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of submissions received, we will only be in touch with those that are determined to be a compelling match for one of our current openings.

 *All candidates must be BC residents and entitled to work in Canada.  Those candidates applying outside of the province, must be willing to relocate to BC. 

 

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