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2D Harmony Toonboom Animators

Huminah Huminah Animation is hiring 2D Harmony Toonboom Animators (Full time - Salary positions).

Job Responsibilities:
• Create animations according to specifications and within the timelines provided.

Eligibility:
• A passion to animate
• A strong work ethic
• A strong animation portfolio(demo reel). If your reel does not showcase strong character animation please do not apply at this time.
• Knowledge of Animating with Harmony Toonboom is a bonus but not essential. If you can animate, we can teach you Toonboom.
• Strong sense of the principles of animation. (staging, acting, posing, timing, etc)
• Good understanding of anatomy, structure, dynamics and character motion
• Understanding of the entire production process from Storyboarding to Layout and Posing, Animation and Compositing.
• Minimum 1 year industry experience
• Degree/Diploma not needed but is desirable
• Ability to bring something to a team environment. Ability to work with a team.
• Double bonus if you can animate in both 2D and 3D
• Remote workers need not apply. We are not outsourcing. Candidate MUST be legally eligible to work in Nova Scotia, Canada. (Work Permit, Visa, etc.. You must have a SIN #).
• If you're moving from out of province, we will pay for all of your travel costs and first months rent. Please send resume and demo reel link to: Reception@HHanimation.com

The above are minimum requirements. Resumes from more experienced candidates are welcome.Please forward your resume, cover letter and demo reel. Only those considered will be contacted.
Please send resume to: Jobs@HHanimation.com

2D Background Artists

Huminah Huminah Animation is hiring 2D Background Artists (Full time - Salary positions).

Eligibility:
• A passion to draw!
• A strong work ethic
• A strong portfolio. If your portfolio does not showcase a strong understanding of perspective (1 and 2 point understanding is essential) please do not apply at this time.
• Knowledge of Animating with Harmony Toonboom is a bonus but not essential.
• Excellent knowledge of Photoshop
• A decent sense of the principles of animation. (staging, acting, posing, timing, etc)
• Excellent understanding of environment structure, lighting, colour, painting
• Understanding of the entire production process from Storyboarding to Layout and Posing, Animation and Compositing.
• Degree/Diploma not needed but is desirable
• Ability to bring 'something' to a team environment; Ability to work with a team.
• Remote workers need not apply. We are not outsourcing. Candidate MUST be legally eligible to work in Nova Scotia, Canada. (Work Permit, Visa, etc.. You must have a SIN #) If you 'come from away' (moving here from out of province) we will help you find an apartment and pay your first months rent.

Please send resume and Demo reel link to: Jobs@HHanimation.com

Storyboard Artists

Huminah Huminah Animation is hiring Storyboard artists.

Job Description:
• A passion to draw!
• A strong work ethic
• Collaborate with the director and storyboard team to create dynamic board panels
• Must be able to keep continuity, and style of the show in check
• Communicate ideas effectively and recommend solutions for script interpretation
• A strong portfolio. If your portfolio does not showcase strong storyboarding examples please do not apply at this time.
• Knowledge of storyboarding with Toonboom Storyboard Pro is a bonus but not essential.
• A decent sense of the principles of animation. (staging, acting, posing, timing, etc)
• Excellent understanding of environment structure, layout, lighting, mood
• Plan for re-use of assets with minimal changes where possible
• Understanding of the entire production process from Storyboarding to Layout and Posing, Animation and Compositing.

Job Requirements:
• Degree/Diploma not needed but is desirable
• Ability to bring 'something' to a team environment; Ability to work with a team.
• Remote workers need not apply. We are not outsourcing. Candidate MUST be legally eligible to work in Nova Scotia, Canada. (Work Permit, Visa, etc.. You must have a SIN #). If you 'come from away' (moving here from out of province and going to live here permanently) we will help you find an apartment and pay your first months rent.

Please send resume and Demo reel link to: Jobs@HHanimation.com

Production Manager

Huminah Huminah Animation based in Halifax, Nova Scotia is looking to hire a Production Manager to join our team.

Job Purpose:
• The Production Manager is responsible for the management of all processes, procedures, outputs, and deliverables for production.
• The Production Manager's key relationship is with the production team as a whole, working together closely with the Director to ensure that the department outputs are aligned with the production schedule as well as the creative vision for the production.

The Production Manager will have management of:
• Animators
• Animation TD's and Animation TA's
• Animation Production Supervisor
• Production Coordinators
• Production Assistants

Eligibility:
• Partnership with and key-support for the Animation Director in the running of teams, department, and general production.
• Key point-of-contact for all issues relating to tracking, performance and production.
• Contributing to the creation and maintenance of the Master Schedule for the project.
• Working with the Director to forecast crew forecasts in line with the Master Schedule.
• Overseeing the team resources, covering both internal artist management as well as working with the recruitment team during the hiring process.
• Ensuring delivery is made on time. Forecasting delays and shortfalls, then communication issues to management, the client, the head of production, and the line producer as necessary.
• Maintaining a high level of communication between the other unit managers/supervisors, discussing broad issues and feeding them back to the head of production and line producer when necessary.
• Working with the production supervisors to distribute team schedules and milestones for the production coordinators to work with, and managing them through the duration of the project.
• Supervising the accurate and timely communication between production and relevant supervisors, artists, and client.
• Supervision of daily department operations.
• Mentoring and development of production staff in the running of the department and all production interactions.
• Administering crew performance reviews with relevant creative supervisors.
• Overseeing all the animation department meetings and production processes, increasing their efficiency and relevancy where needed.

Please send your resume to: Jobs@HHanimation.com

Unity Programmer

Huminah Huminah Animation is currently looking for unity programmers. This position is based out of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia and is project-based full-time contract work.

Job Responsibilities:
• Write programs according to specifications provided.
• Communicate well with other programmers/artists.
• Gather and keep up to date data associated with project.
• May be required to produce game design documents/pitch bibles with the aid of an artist.

Eligibility:
• Must have an excellent understanding of Unity.
• Must know C#, and have a good understanding of proper programming practices.
• Strong understanding of game production pipelines.
• Excels in a production based team environment.
• 2+ years of experience.

The above are minimum requirements. Resumes from more experienced candidates are welcome. Please forward your resume and cover letter. Only those considered will be contacted.
Please send resume to: Jobs@HHanimation.com

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