Want to join the team?

MOOV is always looking for talented, passionate and highly motivated artists. Send your resume and demo reel to careers@moovstudio.com.

About the position

MOOV is looking for an experienced animation director who aims for the highest standards of quality and who can lead a team towards that goal. We are looking for someone with an inspiring animation vision, an up-to-date expertise, and good communication skills.

Responsibilities

  • Inspire an animation team
  • Define animation and art styles based on project requirements; implement them on a daily basis through positive communication
  • Establish quality benchmarks
  • Develop the team’s artistic vision and quality approach
  • Aim for the highest animation standards in the industry

Profile

  • Deep knowledge of Motion Builder and Maya
  • Expertise in 3D animation principles and body mechanics
  • Positive and inspiring leadership
  • Professional and constructive attitude under pressure
  • Great coach and communicator
  • Excellent sense of observation
  • Good knowledge of the animation industry

Requirements

Desire to make a difference in the animation world and to be part of something very unique.

Working at Squeeze

Join a quality-focused team on creative projects in a superb studio located in the Hub—a collective workspace where creative businesses operate and cooperate. The Hub is located in the heart of St-Roch, Quebec City’s dynamic multimedia pole.

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Focus on fun at work
  • Collective insurance

About the position

MOOV is seeking talented candidates to join the team of experienced animators that MOOV is known for. Our mission is to create exceptional animated characters that rival the best in the industry.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the storyboard/2D animatic and reference documents to create high-end animation
  • Work with motion capture to enhance the quality of the animation with the goal of achieving the utmost realism
  • Maintain cohesiveness of work from one shot to the next
  • Ensure the animation respects the style and artistic vision set forth by the animation director
  • Respect production schedules and quotas communicated by the coordinator and associate producer
  • Make corrections requested by the animation director while demonstrating keen analytical skills
  • Keep track of work in progress and prepare materials to present for daily approval
  • Actively participate in team meetings and kickoffs for sequences to be animated

Profile

  • Expert knowledge of animation using Maya
  • Expert knowledge of animation using MotionBuilder
  • Ability to analyze natural movement, weight, and fluidity
  • Excellent knowledge of traditional animation techniques and principles of character movement and knowledge of visual effects are major assets
  • Ability to interpret a storyboard, either animated or static
  • Enthusiasm for collaboration and teamwork

Requirements

College or university education in animation or a relevant field.

Working at Squeeze

Join a quality-focused team on wacky and creative projects in a superb studio located in the Hub—a collective workspace where creative businesses operate and cooperate. The Hub is located in the heart of St-Roch, Quebec City’s dynamic multimedia pole.

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Focus on fun at work
  • Collective insurance