2D Builder

PORTFOLIO ENTERTAINMENT is a creative-driven, fast-paced children’s and family media company committed to embracing change and finding new approaches to storytelling. Our in-house animation studio is innovative and teeming with talent and our international distribution division takes our content worldwide.

We are currently looking for a 2D Builder to join our Studio our new and exciting series.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Following the direction of your supervisors to Build 2D rigs for characters and props ready for animation in Harmony
  • Work with Feedback to streamline and optimize rigs
  • Set-up and manage the Harmony Asset ready for use throughout the series
  • Work within weekly deadlines set by the supervisor and department head to remain on schedule
  • Solve problems with a rig to ensure animators can produce the animation needed for the production
  • Revise rigs to meet the expectation of the supervisor
  • Work as a team with fellow Builders

Essential Qualifications:

  • + 3 years of industry experience is preferred
  • Experience rigging characters and props in a 2D environment is preferred
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of drawing software including Photoshop, and Harmony
  • Willing to learn new methods and skills
  • Ability to take direction from the supervisors and follow proper procedures
  • Strong technical knowledge of rigging in ToonBoom harmony is an asset
  • Ability to adapt to working on varying show styles and schedule parameters

To apply:

Please send your resume to jobs@portfolio-ent.com and reference: BUILDS in the subject of your submission.  Only selected, qualified applicants will be contacted for personal interview. Must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident to apply.