Character Designer

Huminah Huminah Animation is passionate about producing inspired character-driven stories to screens world-wide.

Our award winning, and internationally renowned studio based in Dartmouth Nova Scotia, is looking for a Character Designer to join our team and help bring our 3D assets to life. A great opportunity for Juniors seniors alike. Must be willing to relocate to Nova Scotia. Work from Home available.

Work with our Director and Design Supervisor to design characters in the style of the show.

Produce character designs in various forms from rough concepts to finished rotations.

Create turnarounds and vector art for the 3D artists to build from.

Produce character expression and pose sheets to assist animation

Take on various art tasks other than character design (prop design, character illustrations, cover art, mock-ups etc.)

Collaborate with Art Director and design team to develop a consistent look for the show

Contribute substantially and decisively to the evolution of the show design

Knowledge of animation & design practices such as Silhouette, Proportion, Anatomy, & Expression is a must.

Apply If You Have:

  • Very strong drawing and character design skills with strong knowledge of human and animal anatomy
  • Have strong sense of what makes a character appealing and appropriate for the needs of the show
  • Experience with Photoshop – knowledge of other art/graphics software a plus
  • Experience on a 3D production and knowledge of modeling characters is a plus
  • Excellent creativity and ability to create innovative concepts and ideas
  • Able to design within show specifications (maintaining an overall look)
  • Ability to productively discuss, make decisions, and communicate ideas within a team environment
  • Previous experience is essential. 

Expected start date: 2022-10-01

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $1000.00 per week


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


Photoshop: 1 year (Preferred)

Application Process

Please send an email at "" and include your CV and a portfolio with your application.

We thank all applicants for your interest, only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.