Layout Artist

Bossy Bear · Vancouver, British Columbia
Department Bossy Bear
Employment Type Contract
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Slap Happy Cartoons is one of Vancouver's fastest growing animation studios and bolsters an exceptional portfolio, having worked with, and currently working with some of the world's leading development partners; Netflix, Warner Bros, Corus Entertainment, Cartoon Network, Comedy Central, and more. Slap Happy prides itself on a fun and casual environment, that values creative input from the entire team and supports growth from within.


We are currently looking for Layout Artists to join our amazing team!


THE ROLE:

  • Creates layout drawings based on the storyboard panels, maintaining the show’s look and feel
  • Accurately interprets the perspective and composition laid out in the storyboard
  • Ensures the layouts accurately follow the approved location designs
  • Supports the team with fixes when necessary
  • Finalizes and cleans up designs using Adobe Animate (Flash)
  • Collaborates with the Layout Supervisor in regard to weekly or biweekly assignments
  • Follows the proper naming conventions established by the production pipeline

YOU ARE:

  • Currently legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Proficient in Adobe Animate
  • An experienced Layout Artist who has worked on 2D animated productions
  • Able to adapt to the design style and interpret concept designs into the desired layout
  • Highly skilled using Adobe Animate and the ability to troubleshoot software challenges
  • Attuned to noticing fine details


    Slap Happy is committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment. 

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    • Location
      Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Department
      Bossy Bear
    • Employment Type
      Contract
    • Minimum Experience
      Mid-level