Boulder Media Recruiting 2D FX Artist
The 2D FX artist will create natural phenomenon, e.g. water, fire, smoke, explosions, splashes and magical effects in a 2D format. The artist must demonstrate experience, comprehension and a knowledge of 2D classical special effects animation. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail and be able to work well in a fast-paced environment across a variety of styles.
The role is based in Dublin.
Please note: this is strictly a 2D classical FX position, not compositing/After Effects.
Liaise and communicate closely with the FX supervisor, Art Director and Animation Director.
Follow provided FX style keys.
Use creative problem solving to create desired FX.
Organize and manage your own work & files efficiently according to production structure.
Ensure work is completed on schedule and to production standards.
Review workload & communicate any issues to the FX Supervisor.
Reuse existing Effects where necessary.
Skills & Requirements
Demonstrable knowledge of 2D classical FX animation.
3+ years working in Special Effects animation on a 2D animated series.
Knowledge of ToonBoom software in a production environment.
Solid drawing skills.
Ability to work alongside and communicate with a talented and diverse production team.
Effective and professional communication skills.