Animation Jobs at eColor Studio Indore

Established on 1998, eColor Studio has presence in India, France, Saudi Arabia and the US. eColor Animation Studio is a full service animation company, specialized in creating animated feature films, animated TV episodes, Cartoon animation, animated home videos, VFX and animation contents for film, Television , DVD and other interactive platforms.

eColor Studio is currently hiring for the following positions:

2D Animators:
The candidate should have great drawing and sketching skills, very good sense of acting and sound visualization.
1+ years of experience in 2D Animation.

3D Animators:
Candidate having knowledge of MAYA/3D max /Mud box/ Zbrush. Knowledge of drawing and sketching would be an advantage.
1+ years of experience in 3D Animation.

Location: Indore

Interested Candidate kindly send your profile & link of showreel to career@ecolorstudio.com

Animation Jobs at Spellbound Productions Pune

Founded by Sandeep and Vaibhav in 2010 Spellbound is fastest growing 2D animation studio in Pune.

Spellbound Productions requires animation artist for following posts

  • 2d Flash Animators Junior & Senior Positions
  • Harmony Animators
  • BG & Layout Artist
  • Storyboard Artist
  • Compositors
  • Production Coordinator

Mail your resumes at hrspellbound@spellboundproductions.in or Walk In for interview at:
Spellbound Productions Pvt Ltd,
2nd floor, Sai Pearl Building, Sainath Nagar,
Kharadi, Pune 411017 INDIA

Animation Jobs at VenSat

VenSat is currently looking for passionate artists in Chennai for junior and senior level positions in the following relevant domains for motion pictures and tele-serials.

  1. VFX high end compositing: Nuke /Eyeon Fusion /Combustion & After Effects.
  2. VFX high end 3D Effects: Maya version 2011 or 2012 / Houdini / Shave & Hair cut plugin for 3D Animation.
  3. VFX high end Texturing & Mattepainting: Adobe Photoshop / Deep Paint / Z brush / Mud Box.
  4. Stereoscope: Mocha / AE / Boujou / PF tracker / Synth Eyes /3D Equalizer /Adobe Photoshop.
  5. Production Coordinator: feature film and/or commercial production, specializing in VFX. Excellent communication, interpersonal & organizational skills and superior skills in MS Excel required.
  • For positions 1 to 4,  Artist should have minimum 2 plus years of production experience.
  • For position 5, Minimum two years experience and the ability to cope with extreme deadlines are a must.
  • All the above positions are of multiple numbers.

Interested candidates can send a copy of their updated resume and demo reels to ramkumar.r@vensatchennai.in

Please mention the position in the subject line of your E-mail.

VenSat Chennai Studio
9th Floor, Ascendas IT Park
Phase-I, Taramani Road
Taramani, Chennai 600 113 India
+91 44 2254 8065

Animation Jobs at MPC Bangalore

MPC Bangalore is currently looking for experienced and motivated Team Lead – VFX and CG Generalist.

CG Generalist
Responsibilities :

  • To be part of the advertising CG team to help create photoreal assets & lifelike humans/creatures!
  • Work with the Production team to bid, schedule and complete projects.
  • Work collaboratively with other members of the CG team and other VFX departments .

Experience and Skills :

  • Good knowledge of Maya / Zbrush/Photoshop/BodyPaint/Mental Ray and be keen to learn new tools and techniques.
  • A strong creative eye and a problem solving attitude.
  • Knowledge of other software such as Cyslice, Boujou, Topogun, Nuke, RealFlow, PRMan and a proven experience in commercials or feature-film work is an advantage.

Team Lead VFX
Responsibilities :

  • Will handle a team of Matchmove & Roto artist.
  • Will be responsible for not only the team’s delivery but his/her own as well.
  • Would function in a support capacity and assist the team with the isolation and resolution of technical & creative issues.
  • Participate in and run meetings, reviews, and planning as part of effective communication with the team.
  • Inspire, motivate, and mentor other artists in best practices, processes, and procedures pertaining to production.
  • Work closely with the production team in creating schedules.

Desired Profile :

  • Should have been working in a Leads capacity.
  • Should be able to handle both Matchmove & Roto.
  • Should have very strong hands on experience in Matchmove using Boujou and/or 3DEqualizer along with Maya and have a fair knowledge of Roto.
  • Should have a good technical knowhow.
  • Should have good written & spoken English.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in the dynamic world of visual effects. If you are interested, please email your CV and showreel to bangalore-jobs@moving-picture.com

Animation Jobs at MAYA Digital Studios

MAYA Digital Studios is a leader in computer animation content creation for the international market. MAYA seeks individuals with a passion for art, animation, storytelling and quality.

To test for job opportunities e-mail your Resume (CV) and YouTube link to: hr@mayadigitalstudios.com

Current Job Openings:

3D Animation – 80 openings:
opening for 80 Artists, Technically very sound in Autodesk Maya,Exp: Freshers – 1yr.

Lighting – 20 Openings:
Should be proficient in Autodesk MAYA. Experience Required- 0.6 – 6 years. Strong lighting knowledge, Knowledge of UV unwrapping.

CG Compositing – 20 Openings:
Compositing Artist , Must have thorough knowledge of node-based compositing systems, Software : Nuke, Exp :0 to 2yrs.

Effects – 20 Openings:
Exp :0 to 1yr , Should Have knowledge of Maya & Real flow.

2Dto3D Conversion Artist – 80 Openings:
Essential Duties & Responsibilities: incorporating roto, matte extraction, layering of elements, color correction, 2D and 3D tracking Ability to perform texture painting, or paint Integrate cg elements and matte paintings into live action . Desired Skills & Experience: 1)Solid understanding of the Stereoscopic principles 2)Previous production experience on Stereoscopic feature films, Stereoscopic animated film experience preferred 3)Strong problem solving ability.

Pre-Production & 2D Animation – 80 Openings:
Software :Toonboom Storyboard & Toonboom Harmony , Skills :Excellent in Sketching & Animation , Exp – 0 to 2 yrs

Modelling & Texturing Artist – 60 Openings:
Strong knowledge of Character blends shape , xperience with Maya, 3DS Max, Z-brush, Photoshop , Exp :0 to 2yrs.

Rigging – 20 Openings:
Rigging artist, Should have 0 – 3 yrs of production experience, Knowledge of Modeling tools, Animation tools and Deformers.

Dynamics Artist:
Required Fresher, Knowledgeof production . knowledge of Maya and Max, knowledge of Maya Cloth simulation,hair or Fur

Shading Artist:
Exp -3 -6yrs Strong shading and Texturing knowledge Strong color sense and theory Strong lighting knowledge

Send your resumes to job@mayadigitalstudios.com

Anibrain XDI announces new course on “Advanced 3D for VFX & Feature Film”

With growing need of VFX services in India, Anibrain XDI, India’s Premier Training School for high-end VFX, has taken a step ahead in introducing a new course on Advance 3D Training. The course will offer a comprehensive training of 15 months that includes in-depth training on the fundamentals of 3D and take the student into advanced areas of VFX like Particles, Dynamics, Animation and Rigging. It will also introduce students to concepts that are used by professionals worldwide on International projects. This first batch will kick off from 27 August, 2012.

Jesh Krishna Murthy, Director & Founder, Anibrain Studios (parent company of Anibrain XDI) comments, “Being amongst the leading VFX Studios in India, we have identified a major gap between the employers (studios) need and the employability of job seekers (students of 3D courses) in India. With our new Advanced 3D for VFX & Feature Film Course, we wish to bridge this gap and produce job-ready 3D VFX artists who will be able to hit the ground running and start working as a part of production pipeline from day one. In fact, all our courses are designed in a manner to make the student employable and launch their career forward on the completion of the training. The quality of students we have produced and our placement record for the existing 2D courses serves as evidence of our abilities. ”

The recent industry reports validate the fact that the country’s VFX and post-production segments have grown 42 percent and 17 percent adding up to the Rs.23.6 billion as on the end of 2011. Poised for accelerated growth, this sector will grow with an estimated rate of about 23% YOY over the next four years. India is now referred to as an emerging destination for outsourcing of VFX services. This has opened up great job opportunities for young aspirants to explore segments such movies, television shows & commercials, mobile games & online platforms which include VFX and 3D Animation as an integral part of their production.

With this new course addition, Anibrain XDI will further solidify its commitment to create outstanding talent for the burgeoning industry in the India. Anibrain XDI provides a studio environment where the students are mentored by the best of senior 3D Artists who have worked on numerous Hollywood films. The students at XDI work on real world assignments, case studies and projects in the due course of training period to attain first-hand experience on the subject that makes them ready-to-work graduates.

Animation Jobs at Animatzione Kolkata

Current Opening

  1. Digital Animator
  2. BG Design Artists
  3. After effects Artists & Compositors

Preference will be given to fine arts graduates having 2-5 years experience. Fresher’s can also apply for internship. Candidates are requested to send a demo-link & resume at info@animatzione.in

Contact Details
Animatzione
42/223 New Ballygunge Road
Kolkata – 700 039
West Bengal, India
E-Mail: info@animatzione.in

Animation Jobs at Shreshtah Entertainments Hyderabad

Shreshtah is an Entertainment and media Conglomerate with diverse interests in the areas of Animation, Live Action Feature Films, TV Series, Online Content Development, and Media Education.

Available Positions
Concept creators

  • Story board artists
  • Layout artists
  • BG Artists (Manual/Digital)
  • Traditional Animators
  • Flash Animators
  • IBCU Artists
  • Ink & Paint
  • Compositors
  • VFX Artists

Contact Details
Shreshtah Entertainments
House no:8-3-960/3/1,
Srinagar colony,
Behind axis bank
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
500073, India
Website: www.shreshtah.com

Animation Jobs at Xentrix Studios Bangalore

Xentrix is looking for talented artists who can do sustained high quality work in an organized manner. In most cases, a showreel and test will be required. Strong knowledge of basics is a must at every level.

Current Openings

  • Lighting and Compositing Artists – design lighting for sequences, create a layered workflow and demonstrate a keen eye for detail, continuity and color. At senior levels, create markups and review shots/sequences.
  • Character FX artists – leads who can set up cloth/hair/fur on creatures, and artists who can run simulations and wrangle dynamics.
  • FX Artists – mid level, strong with particles and fluids, good aesthetic eye and ability to work seamlessly with the compositors.
  • Modeling artists – detailed work and technically solid. Gaming background a plus, specialise in organic/inorganic.
  • Junior/mid & Sr level texturing artists – detailed work in diverse styles, technically solid. Gaming background a plus.
  • Character Animators – understand fundamentals of animation, can work in a variety of styles, can work from creative briefs/storyboards to execute animation. Prior series or feature experience a plus.
  • Lead Animators – manage a team of animators in a project or episode, perform reviews and deliver quality that the client is expecting, while being responsible for schedule and productivity.
  • Producers – handle large projects with international clients, interfacing internally and externally and being accountable for delivery and quotas. Diverse project management background encouraged. Strong spoken and written English, analytical and problem solving ability, are a pre-requisite.
  • Line Producers and Production Coordinators – Energetic, positive, with good people skills. Organized with data and capable of planning and identifying bottlenecks, escalating issues, and managing project schedules and deliverables under pressure.
  • TD Level ex-pats – come join a great team, work on exciting projects and experience all that is India! Must be hands-on and have a mentoring approach and attitude.

for more details visit http://xentrixstudios.com

Animation Jobs at Ubisoft Pune

Ubisoft Pune is looking for intern 2D artist for internship duration of 6 months.

Job summary:

  • Ability to interpret concept art, understand art direction and work within the overall game style.
  • Create the assets and animations for the games, following the art style and technical constraints of the platform.
  • Work in a team environment with other artists, programmers and designers.
  • Illustrate and develop many concepts (sketch, drawing, etc.) to support production.
  • Reporting to: Producer/Art Director / Lead Artist

Responsibilities:

  • Creating content for iOS game titles: 2D assets (environments, characters, UI, HUD..etc.), effects/SFX , 2D animations.
  • Learn latest Tools and techniques required.
  • Respect the art pipeline to deliver your assets to the dev team.
  • Delivering both high quality and optimized art assets: respecting the platform technical constraints.
  • Respecting the deadlines of the project.

Personal Specifications: Studies: Knowledge of 2D graphics and animation

Skills:

  • 2D artwork: ability create high quality 2D game art assets & animations using expert skills in industry standard packages such as, Adobe Photoshop, Flash and Illustrator.
  • Highly motivated, with a passion for video games.
  • Team player who is able to share his/her ideas with others.
  • Understanding of optimization of computer art is a plus.
  • Good background in academic drawing, sketching, and illustration.
  • Good level of English (oral and writing)
  • Basic knowledge of 3DS Max and ZBrush is a plus.

for more details check this link

Animation jobs at CDAC Pune

Name of the Post: 2 D Animator
Position Code: PNE/GIST-ANM/124
Salary Bracket: Consolidated INR 25,500 pm to INR 29,600 pm
Number of Positions: 01

Educational Qualification: First Class M.F. A. / M.A.A./ B. F. A./ B.A.A.
OR
First Class M. Sc/ B. Sc/ B.C.A. with relevant experience as 2D Animator
Experience: 2 years and above after post qualifications
Age: Not more than 30 years as on last date of advt.
Skill set: Skills required :

  • Corel Draw, In design, Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash CS5 with actionscript
  • The Candidate have strong skills in Drawing, painting, conceptart, Storyboard
  • Understanding of optimization of computer art
  • Proficient in flash software
  • Creating 2D characters / 2D animation and effects
  • Tracing as well as creating original art work
  • Editing audio & video with special effect.

Essential:

  • Creativity, initiative and curiosity.
  • Highly motivated, with a passion for animation
  • Team player who is able to share ideas with others.
  • Respecting the planning and the deadlines.
  • Must simplify workflow and increase productivity using tips and techniques.

Job Profile: Animation/Flash


Name of the Post: Illustrator Position Code: PNE/GIST-ILL/124
Salary Bracket: Consolidated INR 25,500 pm to INR 29,600 pm
Number of Positions: 01

Educational Qualification:

First Class M.F. A./ M.A.A./ B. F. A./ B.A.A.

First Class M. Sc/ B. Sc/ B.C.A. with relevant experience as Illustrator

Experience: 2 years and above after post qualifications
Age: Not more than 30 years as on last date of advt.
Skill set: Skills required :

  • Corel Draw, In design, Illustrator, Photoshop, working knowledge of Flash
  • The Candidate have strong skills in Drawing, painting, conceptart, Storyboard
  • Understanding of optimization of computer art
  • Good in visualization
  • Creating illustartion as per requirement
  • Tracing as well as creating original art work

Essential:

  • Creativity, initiative and curiosity.
  • Highly motivated, with a passion for animation
  • Team player who is able to share ideas with others.
  • Respecting the planning and the deadlines.
  • Must simplify workflow and increase productivity using tips and techniques.

Job Profile: Animation/Flash & illustrator

for more details visit: http://www.cdac.in/html/jobs/current.aspx

Animation Jobs at Magic N Colors

Magic N Colors is looking for Animation Professional for their team. Here are various opening at Magic N Colors.

Senior Animators

  • Minimum 5 Years of experience in traditional and digital animations.
  • Exposure in international projects
  • Ability to handle projects independently.
  • Ability to handle 2 and 4 leg animations.
  • Ability to work on cartoon and realistic animation styles.
  • Should be a team player with Good communication skills.

Senior Digital Animators

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Harmony. Experience in rig based animation.
  • Exposure in international projects.
  • Ability to handle projects independently.
  • Ability to handle 2 and 4 leg animations.
  • Ability to work on cartoon, and realistic animation styles.
  • Should be a team player with Good communication skills.

Junior Animators

  • Preferably from experienced CU/IB background.
  • Ability to do key animations.
  • Trained in Harmony and Character Animations.

Layout Artists

  • Minimum 5 Years of experience in layout and staging.
  • Exposure in international projects.
  • Ability to do digital and manual layouts.

Background (Matte) Artists

  • Minimum2 Years of experience in matte painting.
  • Preferably Fine Arts (Painting) Graduates.

VFX Artists

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere.

Storyboard Artists

  • Excellent Drawing skills.
  • Minimum 3 Years of experience in story boarding.
  • Knowledge of Toon Boom Storyboard Pro.

Send your profiles to careers@magicncolors.com.

Animation Freshers
An opportunity to be part of our growing family. An in-house production program for dedicated professionals. An opportunity to get trained on best animation techniques with live production experience. Magic N Colors is calling freshers who meet the below criteria:

  • Minimum 10+2. Bachelors degree or BFA is and added advantage
  • Excellent drawing skills
  • Knowledge in any of the disciplines of animation

Interested candidates, send your resumes to freshers@magicncolors.com

Magic N Colors Headquarters:
Osman Plaza
6-3-352/1, 4th Floor
Near Nagarjuna Circle
Road No 1, Banjara Hills
Hyderabad – 500034
Andhra Pradesh, India

Magic N Colors Animation Center II:
1-2-47/VG/13
Nizampet Road
Hyderabad – 500072
Andhra Pradesh, India

Animation Faculty Jobs at BIGAIMS

Reliance Animation’s BIGAIMS is one of the leading animation training school in India. BIGAIMS is looking for animation faculties for its various training institutes in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Nagpur and Pune location.

Job Title: Pre-production faculty
Desired Profile: Character designing & story boarding, Photoshop, Candidate should have working experience of minimum 3 years in a production studio and over 2 years as faculty with a well established training institutes.

Job Title: 2D faculty
Desired Profile: Traditional Animation, Flash, Harmony, Candidate should have working experience of minimum 3 years in a production studio and over 2 years as faculty with a well established training institutes.

Job Title: 3D faculty (Asset & Texturing)
Desired Profile: 3D Modeling, Texturing & Lighting,Maya, Candidate should have working experience of minimum 3 years in a production studio and over 2 years as faculty with a well established training institutes.

Job Title: 3D faculty (Rigging & Animation)
Desired Profile: Animation, Rigging, cloth & fur,Maya, Candidate should have working experience of minimum 3 years in a production studio and over 2 years as faculty with a well established training institutes.

Job Title: 3D faculty
Desired Profile: Dynamics, particles & fluids effects, Maya, Candidate should have working experience of minimum 3 years in a production studio and over 2 years as faculty with a well established training institutes.

Job Title: Post-production (Compositing) faculty
Desired Profile: Compositing, Roto, Paint, Match, move, tracking & photography, After Effects, Nuke, Fusion ,Combustion, Boujou, Shake, working experience of minimum 3 years in a production studio and over 2 years as faculty with a well established training institutes.

Job Title: Post-production (editing) faculty
Desired Profile: Editing & sound,Premier, FCP & Editing Candidate should have working experience of minimum 3 years in a production studio and over 2 years as faculty with a well established training institutes.

for more details visit: http://www.bigaims.in

Animation Jobs at Astute Media Vision Mumbai

VFX and Compositing Artist:
Individuals with good knowledge and command over Adobe After Effects, Digital Fusion.Minimum 2 years production experience is a must. Applicant should be well versed in handling particles simulations along with hair and cloth dynamics and Colour Corrections. He/She should be knowledgeable in rotoscopying, camera tracking, keying as well.

Email your detailed resumes to astutemediavision@ymail.com with job code VC01 in subject line.

Animators:
Individuals with minimum 1 to 2 years experience on Feature Films or TV series, in character animation and well versed in Autodesk Maya.

Email your detailed resumes to astutemediavision@ymail.com with job code AN02 in subject line.

Riggers and Dynamic Artist:
Individuals with minimum 2 years experience in rigging organic and inorganic models with knowledge of hair and cloth simulations, particle and fluid effects.

Email your detailed resumes to astutemediavision@ymail.com with job code RD02 in subject line.

Astute Media Vision
C-710,Crystal Plaza,
New Link Road,Andheri(W.)
Mumbai-400058.
Tel : 26734053,26740247
e-mail : astutemediavision@ymail.com

Jobs at Snipple Animation Studio Pune

Senior Modeler Job

Job Profile

  • Work with creative and technical leads to create character and set for the production
  • Fundamental knowledge of modeling both organic and non-organic characters and sets
  • Attention to detail and observation skills
  • Work closely with other disciplines to determinate character technical specifications
  • Handle technical aspects of character and sets creation such as pipeline concerns, assets built with optimum efficiency and asset integration

Experience/Qualifications required

  • Proficiency in Maya
  • A good sense of form, scale and proportion
  • Ability to work with z-brush desired
  • Attention to high quality anatomical details
  • Experience in creating blend shapes/morph targets
  • Total years of industry experience: 4-5
  • Years of experience as Senior Modeler: 2-3

Senior Surfacing Artist

Job Profile

  • Work with creative and technical leads to surface character and set for the production
  • Excellent understanding of efficient texturing processes
  • Work with other modelers, Riggers and other CG artists to create assets and all dependencies
  • Photorealistic texturing for characters and assets
  • Attention to detail and observation skills

Experience/Qualification required

  • Proficiency in Maya
  • In-depth knowledge of occlusion, shadow, reflection, hdri, normal,specular, bump, displacement etc
  • Total years of industry experience: 4-5
  • Years of experience as Surfacing artist: 2-3

Skills required

  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent Photoshop skills
  • Proven track record of successfully working in a supervisory capacity on several productions

Senior Rigging Artist

Job Profile

  • Set-up and rigging of character models
  • Knowledge of animation sharing and motion capture transfer between character rigs
  • Design user interfaces and controls for character and facial animation systems (bone and blend shape driven)
  • Work with animators to design, create and maintain animation rigs to characters that are clean, efficient and animation friendly

Experience/Qualifications required

  • Proficiency in Maya
  • Excellent knowledge of skeletal and deformation system
  • Excellent understanding of anatomy and motion
  • Total years of industry experience: 5-7
  • Years of experience as Senior Rigger: 2-3

Skills required

  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Proficiency in muscle deformation system
  • Having knowledge of MEL scripting will be an added advantage
  • Good communication skills
  • Proven track record of successfully working in a supervisory capacity on several productions

Senior 3D Animator

Job Profile

  • In-depth knowledge of classic animation principles ( staging, timing, anticipation, follow through etc)
  • Responsible for driving the animation on schedule by balancing artistic and productivity requirements in tandem with production management

Experience/Qualification required

  • Excellent experience and knowledge of Maya
  • Must have an extremely creative and critical eye for guiding the quality animation
  • Total years of industry experience: 4-5
  • Years of experience as Senior Animator: 2-3

Skills required

  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Good communication skills
  • Proven storytelling skills
  • Ability to use acting skills
  • Well versed in the principles of animation
  • Proven track record of successfully working in a supervisory capacity on several productions

Senior 2D Animator

Job Profile

  • In-depth knowledge of classic animation principles ( staging, timing, anticipation, follow through etc)
  • Superior conceptual art skills
  • Ability to rapidly illustrate concepts based on verbal and written descriptions
  • In-depth knowledge of Photoshop
  • Strong traditional art skills
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic

Experience/Qualifications required

  • Experience in both 2D and 3D mediums and asset
  • Must have an extremely creative and critical eye for guiding the quality of animation
  • Total years of industry experience: 4-5
  • Years of experience as Senior Animator: 2-3

Skills required

  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Good communication skills
  • Proven storytelling skills
  • Ability to use acting skills
  • Well versed in the principles of animation
  • Proven track record of successfully working in a supervisory capacity on several productions

Senior Finishing Artist

(lighting, rendering & compositing) Job Profile

  • Responsible for final 3D scene assembly and rendering of elements required to complete shots
  • Optimize and troubleshoot lighting, rendering and compositing problems in a fast paced environment
  • Will build and maintain the suite of lighting tools

Experience/Qualification required

  • Proficiency in Maya
  • Experience in shot lighting and rendering
  • Should posses a high level of lighting, rendering and compositing skills
  • Separation of scene objects for external composition
  • Total years of industry experience: 5-7
  • Years of experience as Senior Finishing Artist: 2-3

Skills required

  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Good communication skills
  • Proven track record of successfully working in a supervisory capacity on several productions

Submit your resume at http://snippleanimation.com/jobs.html

Production Manager

Job Profile

  • Manage the day-to-day operation of the production including crew schedule, production scheduling, tracking and budgeting of man weeks
  • Responsible for ensuring the production goals, quotas and schedule parameters are projected, analyzed and rearranged as required
  • The Production Manager may manage the Assistant Production Managers and/or Production Coordinators( if applicable) to maintain the proper amount of resources throughout the production’s various departments
  • Work with the Production Accountant to monitor production staff turnout and approve production staff requested for time off ( if applicable)

Experience/Qualifications required

  • Experience in both form of animation, traditional 2D and 3D animation production experience
  • Proficient in MS Office suites including Excel and Word
  • Animation related scheduling and budgeting
  • Prepare and distribute weekly production reports to all applicable people
  • Total years of industry experience: 5-7
  • Years of experience as Production Manager: 3-4

Skills required

  • Work with Producer to define roles and a communication plan for the production team
  • Indentify production issues and proactively loopback this information to production
  • Help to achieve and balance creative and operational goals of the project
  • Proven track record of successfully working in a supervisory capacity on several productions

Submit your resume at http://snippleanimation.com/jobs.html


Animation Openings at Anibrain Pune

Anibrain, the hottest destination for high end visual effects in India is seeking talented artists to work on Hollywood Live Action Projects. Anibrain works with leading international Studios & VFX houses. Its credit list includes over 30 Hollywood films over the past 4 years!
2D Artists

  • Compositing Supervisor : 5 + Years of experience in Live action compositing and 2 + years of experience of comp supervision: CG and Live Action Integration
  • Senior Level Compositors : 5 + years of experience in Live action compositing: CG and Live Action Integration
  • Mid Level Compositors : 2 to 4 years of experience in Live action compositing: CG and Live Action Integration
  • Roto Artists : 2 + Years of experience in Roto. Feature Film experience with good understanding of Splines, Motion Blur and articulate matte generation
  • Paint and Rig Removal Artists : 2 + Years of experience in complex Paint and Rig Removals

3D Artists

  • Animation Supervisor, 3D Generalists, 3D Character Animators, Senior Lighting Artists, Lighting Artists, Texturing & Shading Artists, Rigging Artists, FX Animation

Interested candidate please send your CV ( with skill and experience marked in the subject field) to hireme@anibrain.com

Please send your show reel along with the break down details and with any reference letters, latest employment letters, university mark sheets etc to the below address:
Anibrain Digital Technologies Pvt.Ltd.
Unit No.1 & 2, Lalwani Plaza, Plot No.55/56,S.No.232,
Sakore Nagar,Viman Nagar,Pune – 411 014
Phone : 020 – 30589393
www.anibrain.com

Film VFX Jobs at Prime Focus Mumbai

Jobs/Openings at Prime Focus Mumbai

Junior Compositors
ref: PFFILM003

Prime Focus is inviting applications for Junior Compositors to join their Film VFX team in Mumbai, working on a range of international projects. Candidates should be able to demonstrate 1-3 years compositing experience.

Rotoscope Artist
ref: PFFILM004

Prime Focus is inviting applications for experienced Rotoscope artists for their international projects. Please be ready to demonstrate at least 1-3 years experience in a similar role. Applicants must provide a detailed resume with their application.

View-D Stereo 3D Compositors
ref: ViewDIN001

Prime Focus is looking for Shake or Fusion compositors to join their View-D™ team at Prime Focus’ headquarters at Royal Palms, Mumbai.

View-D™ is a proprietary 2D-to-3D conversion process that allows filmmakers to efficiently create stereoscopic 3D movies from source material shot on virtually any medium. The successful applicants will be trained in View-D™ at our studio in Royal Palms – Mainframe, which is Asia’s largest visual entertainment facility with over 700 creative professionals working under one roof.

You should have a very keen eye for detail always striving for creative and technical excellence, and a good understanding of photography and the interaction of light. The ability to lead others would be an asset, as would Stereoscopic experience and knowledge of any other related packages.

All artists must have previous film compositing experience.

Salary: Competitive remuneration package.

Location: Prime Focus Global Headquarters, Royal Palms, Mumbai.

Check Prim Focus website for more details (http://www.primefocusworld.com/recruitment/india)

Prime Focus Global Headquarters
Mainframe IT Park
Building H
Royal Palms
Goregaon (East)
Mumbai 400065

Animation Jobs at Gameshastra Hyderabad

Game Designer

Role: Game Designer (Facebook games)
Work Experience: 1 – 4 Years
Requirement

  • An avid Facebook gamer
  • Hands on experience of Facebook games.
  • Good knowledge about all the major players in social gaming and their leading titles
  • Strong verbal and exceptional written communication skills is a must
  • Hands on experience in writing clear and concise game design documents
  • Will be working closely with the game designer; drive the design vision towards better social gaming experience
  • Hands on experience in working with cross functional teams i.e. artists, production, engineers and marketing team.
  • Ability to illustrate ideas using Photoshop, Flash, Sketch-up, 3D Studio Max, Unity, Blitz – would be an added advantage
  • Knowledge of programming language/ scripting would again be an added advantage
  • Good forecasting ability and possess a metric driven approach to game design, driving retention; good knowledge about Facebook monetization methods

Send your updated resume to hr@gameshastra.com

Level Designer

Work Experience: 1 – 4 Years
Requirement

  • Hands on experience in 3D Modelling (Maya and Max)
  • Hands on experience in game engine and level editing tools
  • Experience in scripting languages
  • Good understanding and analyzing skills on game design and game design document
  • Hands on experience in writing level design documents
  • Will be working closely with game designer and environmental art team
  • Hands on experience in creating entertaining and interesting playable levels
  • Good in managing design iterations to improve game play keeping in mind the overall schedule
  • Good analytical ability and organizational skills is a must
  • Strong verbal and exceptional written communication skills is a must

Send your updated resume to hr@gameshastra.com

Senior Animator

Work Experience: 2+ Years

Contribute to the vision of the game set by core design team with strong animations conveying the whole essence and experience of the gameplay. Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Art Director and the core design team in developing a one of a kind experience with the character animations
  • Work under the guidelines set by the Lead Animator and realize the vision required.
  • Participate in the Pre-Production animation brainstorms and come up with a concrete scope of the animations.
  • Pre-visualize the animations before hand and set the experience required in the game play which becomes a guideline for the whole development team
  • Use sound animation techniques in nailing the characteristics required
  • Examine the characters implemented in the game and look for all possible to improvise the character and its experience in the back end
  • Collaborate with Animation programmer and technical teams to improve the animation system in the game.
  • Mentor junior animators to achieve superior results based on the target platform limitations

Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years of Industry experience in creating a variety of character animations for games
  • A strong grasp of all aspects of production in high end game development
  • Must be able to accept and follow direction, collaborate with others, and work to meet deadlines as necessary
  • Strong attention to the game play requirements
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong skills in Maya/Max in animating characters
  • Strong storytelling and acting skill is a great add on!

Send your updated resume to hr@gameshastra.com

Animation Jobs at Rhythm & Hues Studios Hyderabad

Compositor

Position Summary
This is a technical and aesthetic role that is responsible for creating high quality digital composites of computer graphics and visual effects for feature films and television.

Responsibilities

1) A compositor would be responsible for the seamless integration of computer generated elements with live action plates
2) The artist would be working closely with lighters to produce high quality visual effects
3) The artist would necessarily be required to work on BgPrep (rotoscoping, chroma keying, wire removals, rig removals, dustbusting) for 1 or 2 production cycles at the outset. On consistent and successful performance in BgPrep he/she would be given an opportunity to work on Compositing.

Required Skills/Experience

1) Minimum 2-3 years experience with Shake, Nuke, Digital Fusion or any other node based compositing application.
2) 3 years experience in working/leading a team of compositors in a post production facility
3) An art background would be an added advantage
4) Proficiency and artistic sensibilities required in the areas of rotoscoping, wire removals, warping and morphing, and compositing (including blue/green screen extraction, keying, color correction)

5) Exposure to Photography would be preferable
6) Strong UNIX skills (preferably Linux)
7) Excellent English communication skills (including written, verbal and report generating skills)
8) Experience working in the Film/entertainment industry

Regarding demo reels

1) Strong demo reel/portfolio showing high quality computer graphics imagery and showcasing aesthetic skills
2) Live action shots with “before” and “after” versions depicting wire or rig removals, chroma keying, background replacements, day-to-night, etc. need to be showcased
3) Final composites of computer generated elements with live action background
4) Shot breakdown sheet (including your role on each shot and what software was used)
5) Reel should demonstrate a strong aesthetic sense by way of digital artwork samples, etc

Texturing Artist

Position Summary
Texturing Artists will work on projects of varying visual style, photo-real or non-photo-realistic looks. Will be responsible for creating shaders and painting textures as per international standards as asked by our Supervisors.

Education, Skills and Experience
1) Preferably having strong traditional art skills (drawing, painting, etc.).
2) Must have high-level photo real painting experience and have the ability to replicate details of objects in painting.
3) Strong skill base and experience in Photoshop.
4) Must have strong observation skills to create realistic shaders in 3D.
5) Experience with 3D packages and projection painting is preferable.
6) Excellent English communication skills (including written, verbal and report generating skills).
7) Experience working on international projects is a plus.
8) Familiarity with UNIX / Linux working environment is a plus.
9) Knowledge/exp. in Photography & color theory is a plus.

Regarding demo reels
1) Reel should demonstrate examples of detailed textures painted for organic and inorganic models/props.
2) 360 degree turn tables of textured and shaded models is a must.
3) Should have break-ups of different texture passes used in each model. For eg., Diffuse, Specular, Reflection, Displacement/Bump etc.
4) Can show the models with a checkered map to demonstrate the UV layouts.
5)Persons having a fine art background should add works for their Art portfolio.

3D Digital Artist – Animator

Position Summary:

You will be doing character animation (body animation as well as lip synch). In addition to this you might also need to create camera motion, move inanimate objects through space (such as aircraft), animatics which include layout and rough blocking for previsualization purposes.

Required Skills:

  • Strong traditional art skills (drawing, painting, or sculpture, etc.)
  • Should be trained in classical animation or have exp. in Classical animation.
  • Good acting skills / basic training in Acting.
  • Knowledge of using Mocap data / exp. in stop motion animation.
  • Clear understanding of rigging fundamentals.
  • Excellent English communication skills (including written, verbal and report generating skills).
  • Experience in a production environment (film/broadcast industry) as Character Animator / Facial Animator.
  • Familiarity with UNIX / Linux

Submission Requirements:

  • Demo reel should showcase your understanding of animation principles such as squash-and-stretch, overlapping action, anticipation, follow-through, weight, timing, etc.
  • Demonstrate acting skills, Lip-syncing examples are also helpful in addition to walk cycles and life drawings.
  • Reel should demonstrate diversity in animation styles, ranging from highly realistic motion to a more exaggerated “cartoony” style.

3D Modeler

Position Summary:

Applicants must show a solid sense of 3-dimensional design and attention to detail through their works with traditional sculpture, architecture and/or industrial design, as well as digital models. Since a majority of our work deals with combining computer generated elements with live action, the level of detail in your work should be able to approach photo-realistic complexity. In addition, a demonstration of high level of understanding of anatomy and proportions of realistic human figures and animals is helpful. As our work is quite diverse in subject, the applicants should be able to demonstrate a breadth of competence in 3D form – from mechanical design to organic objects, from photoreal to stylized.

Modelers at Rhythm & Hues generally concentrate on modeling and sculpting. They would also be responsible for assigning of UV texture mapping coordinates as well as creating any groups which the Lighter or Character Animator may need. Modeler must understand the different ways to project a texture map and be able to gauge their results. They must also understand how the object will be lit. Modelers work very closely with Lighters and Animators to ensure that there is enough detail and control wherever necessary. Modeler will work on projects of varying visual style and looks from photo real to stylized. Will be responsible for creating organic characters and hard surface models as per international standards as asked by our Supervisors. * Work in a team environment on commercials and feature films.

Required Skills:

  • Preferably having strong traditional art skills (drawing, painting, sculpting, etc.)
  • Must have high-level of production experience (about 1-5 yrs).
  • Strong skill base and experience in 3D software like Maya and/or 3D Studio Max.
  • Must have strong observation skills to create models in 3D.
  • Excellent English communication skills (including written, verbal and report generating skills).
  • Experience working on international projects is a plus.
  • Familiarity with UNIX / Linux working environment is a plus.
  • Knowledge/exp. in sculpting, anatomy study and Mel scripting is a plus.

Submission Requirements:

  • Demo reels should demonstrate examples of detailed models for both organic and inorganic models or props.
  • 360 degree turntables of Grey shaded models with wire frame on it is a must.
  • Inclusion of Textured and colored shaded models is a plus.
  • Persons having a fine art background can include Art works from their portfolio.

Illustrator

Position Summary:

We are looking for an illustrator to produce some creative and high quality imagery and visualization The illustrations will have to be created for varied mediums such as – the internet, print, apparels, stationery etc…

Required Skills:

  • Strong skill base and experience in Photoshop / Corel Draw is a must.
  • Ability to complete work within a fast paced, dynamic, deadline driven environment, according to expectations.
  • Excellent English communication skills (including written, verbal skills).
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Must be self-motivated and self-guided.
  • Must know how to work with reference and work efficiently.
  • Strong traditional art skills (drawing, painting, etc.), preferably with a Fine Art background is a plus

All interested candidates should email their resumes to jobs-ind@rhythm.com and mail their demo reel (DVD or VCD) to the address
Rhythm & Hues Studios India Pvt. Ltd.
The V, Vega Block, 11th Floor,
Left Wing, Plot No – 17, Software Units layout
HITEC City, Madhapur
Hyderabad – 500 081 India

Animation Jobs at Sheen Animation New Delhi

Character designers And Storyboard artist:

We are looking for character designer who will play a critical role in building our characters and mentoring our team. The ideal candidate should have at least close to 2 years of experience in character designing. Should demonstrate the ability to create characters in a variety of styles/Poses.

  • Good sense of Traditional animation, staging, acting, camera with great Drawing skills.
  • Excellent drawings skills with a strong understanding of anatomy, perspective, form.
  • Create Character as per the script and develop storyboard.
  • Open to work and handle a team of min 5 people.
  • Must have expose in 2D/3D TV series, Features and Gaming.
  • BFA background should be an added value.
  • Understanding the flow of Pre-production pipeline.
  • Understanding animatic

Matte painter:

  • Candidate should have at least 1 years of experience  in the relevant field.
  • Strong artistic skills in painting, composition, drawing, BA degree in Fine Arts.
  • Expert in photo realistic matte painting, using advanced Photoshop techniques, including color space, digital paint and photo sampling.
  • Matte painting / texturing artist with experience in 3D TV series, Features and Gaming.

Modeler:

  • Minimum 1 years of experience(for Junior position) and 2 – 3 years (for Senior position) in the relevant field .
  • Create a variety of models, including props and environments, as well as basic characters.
  • Understanding of design fundamentals/principles preparing and installing models for production.
  • Works independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to trouble shoot creative and technical issues.

Texturing Artist:

  • Knowledge of UV unwrapping/ strong color theory/lighting knowledge/developing surface materials/normal mapping concept.
  • Should be experienced in advanced set modeling skills such as environment texturing, utilities, 3D texturing and have 1-2 years of experience.

Riggers:

  • Minimum 1 years of experience(for Junior position) and 2 – 3 years (for Senior position) in the relevant field .
  • Strong understanding of creating advanced biped and quadruped skeletal rigs/strong understanding of human anatomy and creating efficient skinning with accurate deformation.

Animators:

  • Minimum 1 years of experience(for Junior position) and 2 – 3 years (for Senior position) in the relevant field .
  • Strong understanding of animation principles / excellent acting skills / basic rigging knowledge.

Lighting Artist:

  • Minimum 1 years of experience(for Junior position) and 2 – 3 years (for Senior position) in the relevant field .
  • Design and create lighting and the look of CG objects, scene images, effects and programs for digitally composited sequences to reach the vision of the Director.
  • Define standards and techniques for lighting a sequence that maximizes efficiency and ensures quality. Optimize setups for rendering.
  • Provide leadership for production lighting team both creatively and technically.
  • Ensure that lighting setups are clean, well documented, modular and easily applicable to other shots.
  • Troubleshoot creative and technical issues as they arise.

Fx Artist:

  • Candidate should have at least 2 years of experience  in the relevant field.
  • Creating effects using Maya particle systems,dynamics,fluids & fluid dynamics using Real flow.Customozing Maya using MEL scripting,Automization of Repetative tasks & effects using expressions.

Rendering Artist:

  • Candidate should have at least 1 years of experience  in the relevant field.
  • Should have a strong visual style and scene optimisation / ability to trouble shoot creative and technical issues with good experience in rendering software.

Compositors:

  • Minimum 1 years of experience(for Junior position) and 2 – 3 years (for Senior position) in the relevant field .
  • Candidate Should have a strong in Digital Fusion software.
  • Compositor artist with experience in 3D TV series, Features and Gaming.

Production Coordinator:

  • Candidate should have at least 1 years of experience  in the relevant field.
  • Excellent knowledge of production pipeline, proactive, working towards deadline, good interpersonal skills and Excellent communciation skills, should be able to plan and execute the tasks assigned & Should have relevent experience in the industry.

Flash Animator & 2d Artist

  • Candidate should have at least 2 years of experience  in the relevant field.
  • Should have knowledge in sketching / traditional animation skills.
  • Should be able to handle the concept from time of inception till end. Create Character as per the script and develop storyboard and backgrounds
  • Arts Graduate background should be an added value.
  • Understanding the flow of Pre-production pipeline.
  • Strong skills in traditional fine arts

please send your CVs at hr@sheenanimation.com

Address
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Ist Floor, Plot No.481, F.I.E
Patparganj Industrial Estate,
New Delhi-110092