Factory Job Opportunities

6th February 2019

We are hiring experienced Toon Boom crew in all departments for our brand new magical 2D animated special airing this Christmas on prime time TV! 

Positions we are looking to fill:

Layout ArtistsĀ 

Lead 2D Animators

2D Animators

2D FX Animators

2D Character Riggers

Mid and Senior Compositors

Project Manager

Production Co-ordinator

Read our job spec below and get in touch with us including CV and showreels to interest@factorycreate.com

Layout Artist:

We are looking for highly experienced Toon Boom Harmony Layout Artist.

The ideal candidate will have:

Strong ability to produce stunning high end layouts from key artwork

Strong skills in both design and layout

Great composition skills

At least 3 years previous experience in this role at broadcast level

Ability to manage assets and layout libraries 

Able to work closely with the Animation Director to realise the visual look and feel of the show 

Able to take feedback and direction

Lead 2D Animators:

We are looking for experienced Toon Boom Harmony Lead animators.

The ideal candidate will have:

Thorough working knowledge of Toon Boom Harmony

At least 5 years previous broadcast series experience

Previous supervisory experience on a series for broadcast

Ability to animate in keeping with the style of the show

Animators with experience of traditional animation would be a bonus

Strong ability to work with the Animation Director to produce a high standard of animation

Ability to support and instruct other animators in the team

Able to take feedback and direction

Attention to detail

Excellent time management skills

2D Animators:

We are looking for experienced Toon Boom Harmony animators.

The ideal candidate will have:

Toon Boom Harmony Software Experience

At least 3 years previous series experience

Excellent character animation skills.  Strong ability to capture emotion and humour between characters as well as action sequences

Animators with experience of traditional animation would be a bonus

Able to take feedback and direction

2D FX Animators:

We are looking for experienced Toon Boom Harmony 2D FX animators.

The ideal candidate will have:

Toon Boom Harmony Software Experience

At least 3 years previous broadcast series experience

Demonstratable examples of past FX experience work

Excellent attention to detail

Able to take feedback and direction

Develop FX in keeping with the look and feel of the show

Ability to problem solve and meet tight deadlines

2D Character Riggers:

We are looking for experienced Toon Boom Harmony Riggers.

The ideal candidate will have: 

Toon Boom Harmony Software Experience

At least 3 years previous broadcast series experience in the same role

Strong understanding of rigging techniques required to meet the animation needs of a character

This role will involve strong design, animation knowledge and rigging skills

Mid-Senior Compositors:

We are looking for experienced Toon Boom Harmony Compositors

The ideal candidate will have:

At least 3-5 years previous broadcast series experience in the same role

Great 2D compositing skills and a strong eye for detail

Strong eye for detail to bring together rendered animated sequences in keeping with the look and feel of the show

Project Manager:

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to look after the day to day responsibilities of an animated TV special.

The ideal candidate will have:

Previous project management experience at broadcast level 

Proven track record of co-ordinating and managing all levels of a production to ensure the smooth running of a show

Strong ability to oversee and troubleshoot any issues to keep the project on schedule

Excellent ability to work with a team

Strong organisational skills

Production Co-ordinator

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Production Co-ordinator to help support the needs of a busy production

The ideal candidate will have:

Previous Production Co-ordinator experience at broadcast level

Strong organisations skills

Excellent communication skills

Strong ability to work well within a team

Strong ability to troubleshoot issues to ensure the smooth running of a busy production