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Background Layout Artist - Undervale


Vancouver, BC 06-19-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Titmouse is looking for a Background Layout Artist based in Vancouver for a 2D adult comedy series. The Background Layout Artist will work closely with the Background Supervisor and produce the various backgrounds needed based on key designs and storyboards/animatic provided by previous departments.

Estimated Length of Project: August 2024 to December 2024

Compensation: $950-1150/week, commensurate with experience and skill level

Hours per week: 40

Reports to: Background Layout Supervisor

Format: Hybrid, but candidates must be eligible to come into the Titmouse office in Vancouver.
*If the work for this position is performed within the geographical jurisdiction of the collective bargaining agreement, it will be covered by that agreement.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Design exterior, interior, and reverse-angle shots of a background key design.
• Draw the backgrounds according to the various camera angles depicted in the storyboards/animatic.
• Develop a map of the overall setting/environment and a lighting guide indicating source/direction of light.
• Collaborate and take notes from the Art Director, Director(s), and Background Supervisor.
• Communicate with your team and ensure all deadlines are met in a timely manner

• Fundamental understanding of form, lighting, design, and perspective as it pertains to environments.
• Professional working experience with Photoshop.
• Strong time-management skills, ability to work well under pressure, take direction, and address notes from supervisor
• Must be eligible to work in the Titmouse office in Vancouver.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-re6597-34-204-198-73-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $1,050 to $1,150 Per Year ($ USD)
Company Profile

Titmouse is an independent award-winning animation production company.