DreamView is seeking an experienced Animation Supervisor to join our team. The Animation Supervisor is responsible for all animated sequences that fall under their department. This person establishes the working methods of their team, taking into account the requirements of the pipeline, both technical/methodological. They supervise, guide, and develop the team. Their great knowledge of the team’s abilities allows them to delegate certain tasks to employees determined

This is a remote/telecommute position. The studio is 100% virtual and allows the applicant to work anywhere in the world!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Oversee the creation of high quality and realistic animation for creatures, characters, and objects
  • Work closely with the CG Supervisor to find the best creative and technical solutions
  • Act as a mentor and inspire, motivate, and develop the talent of the animators
  • Provide creative vision and direction on production and post-production of projects
  • Provide suggested changes/comments/feedback/creative solutions in all areas of the production pipeline
  • Ensure quality standards for the finished project using established 2D animation practices and processes.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external creative approval personnel.
  • Work closely with supervisors, coordinators, editors, and artists to ensure the execution of the story in the animation of each episode
  • Curate stylized animation looks for various projects


REQUIREMENTS:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience working in the production of animated projects
  • Excellent understanding of body mechanics
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud and Foundry's Nuke
  • Experience directing the animation pipeline
  • Ability to assess the artists’ talent and skillsets in order to achieve the needs of production
  • Excellent leadership, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Can work effectively under deadline pressures – specifically the approvals process
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Previous experience with Linux (a plus)
  • Knowledge of scripting, Mel or Python (a plus)
  • An understanding of Rigging and Modeling (a plus)
  • Previous experience working with motion capture data (a plus)
  • Previous experience in hyper-realistic facial animation (a plus)

About DreamView

DreamView Studios was founded by veteran CGI visionaries with 100+ years combined experience in creating CGI & Visual Effects for blockbuster movies, AAA games, commercials, and eCommerce products, hailing from companies such as Disney, Industrial Light & Magic, Pixar, and Electronic Arts.

The DreamView™ cloud platform and production services help businesses create, manage, and distribute photoreal and Augmented Reality CGI products and media for eCommerce sites, marketing initiatives, consumer experiences, and more. Virtual products, lifestyle scenes, and video creation is not only faster and less costly than traditional set design and layout, but also provides infinitely reusable 3D CGI assets and media. The company’s proprietary platform and process facilitates streamlined product development and visualization, and is globally scalable.

DreamView's team is completely virtual with employees across the globe. We offer competitive compensation, benefits, unlimited time-off, massive growth opportunities, and a supportive and knowledgeable team to facilitate your success.