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Fourth Wall Creative

Wirral - United Kingdom
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Junior Animator


A new animation studio is opening in Liverpool, January 2017. Production starts with a commission from one of the US studios to produce a children's television series (52 x 11 minutes plus 2 x half hour specials) and there is a strong slate of TV shows and feature films in development.  

Fourth Wall are currently looking for a junior 3D Animator recently graduated with some industry experience.


·       To ensure the highest standard of animation

·       Ensure production targets are achieved

·       Work closely with the Animation Lead to understand overall storytelling of the show

·       Ensure work for reviews is produced in good time for Editorial to make up a daily timeline

·       Liaise with Animation Lead on a daily/weekly basis and highlight potential bottlenecks

Technical and artistic Requirements:

·       One to two years previous experience in the CG Industry in a relevant role with an excellent sense of pacing and timing for Animation

·       Must have strong working knowledge of animation principles and camera set-up

·       Good knowledge of Maya is essential and a working knowledge of Houdini is desirable

·       An understanding of rigging

·       Must have strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail and quality

·       Experience of working with tracking software such as Shotgun or FTrack


 Personal requirements:

·       Clear communication skills

·       Self starter

·       Must be passionate about character animation and acting

·       Ability to work collaboratively in a fast paced production environment

·       Meticulous attention to detail, organized and able to work within the constraints of a regimented pipeline

·       Ability and willingness to feedback on issues to make the pipeline more efficient


This is an equal employment opportunity.


Read through the job description and if you feel you have the skills and enthusiasm to join our team, send a showreel no longer than 3 minutes long with your resume. Ensure you state the role you are applying for in the subject line of your email along with the number of years you have been working in CG. We will be looking for artists of all abilities so please recommend any of your colleagues who you feel would be a good fit.

We will make every effort to respond to your mail with 3 weeks of receipt.

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