Digital Painter

Coyle Digital Inc.

  Posted: May 18, 2021

  Location: Virtual/Toronto, Ontario

  Internship Program: Digital Tech

  Salary Range: $20,000 - $30,000

  Hours per Week: 37

  Start Date: June 28, 2021

  End Date: December 11, 2021

Job Description

The Background Painter helps to bring the magic of the story to life by establishing the color, style, and mood of a scene for an animated film.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Paint backgrounds and props using Photoshop to fit with the approved style of the series.
• Create assets for Harmony animation
• Apply colour styling to convey the mood and story
• Maintain the style and execution of the backgrounds as per the requirements of the production.
• Actively participate in team and department meetings.
• Meet project quotas, deadlines, milestones, as set by project leads, and the production department.
• Lead by example through collaborating with other team members and handling feedback professionally.
• Actively participate in team / department meetings. Consistently exercises sound judgment in all areas of performance.

Knowledge and Skills

• Ability to create beautiful digital background paintings
• Superior understanding of Photoshop and able to troubleshoot challenges
• Solid knowledge of lighting and color theory and knows when to push a scene
• A keen eye for detail and composition
• Able to work aligned to a production schedule and project milestones.
• Excellent communication skills, able to take direction as required.
• Team player with aptitude for autonomous work.
• Ability to organize and manage time effectively to meet deadlines
• A positive attitude and dedication to the success of the project
• Capable of taking direction and working collaboratively within a team

Education Required

Animation Degree

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