Environments Concept Designer – CG Feature

As part of Hasbro Entertainment, Boulder Media is building a new feature animation division. We are excited to offer a talented  Concept Designer for Environments the opportunity to join our very successful and established animation studio as we expand into a new area. We will be producing the first CG theatrical feature film made entirely in Ireland. The movie is based on a very well-known Hasbro property and we can’t wait to bring it to the big screen for the first time.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with the AD and PD to help establish a consistent visual direction.
  • Develop inspiring concept designs for locations, props and effects.
  • Establish Light-Keys for the Lighting team.
  • Understand and interpret colour scripts.
  • Provide information to storyboards and 3D department.
  • Create technical line drawings and turnarounds when necessary.
  • Assemble influential research & reference material for the 3D team.
  • Work effectively with the AD and PD so that they are aware of production concerns and issues dealing with creating concept art.
  • Produce work in an efficient and timely manner, on schedule.

Person Specification:

  • Must have at least 2 years experience working as a Concept Designer.
  • Extensive knowledge of PHOTOSHOP.
  • Strong knowledge of colour, lighting & overall composition.
  • Knowledge of 3D modelling is a PLUS.
  • An excellent understanding of the whole animation production process.
  • Exceptional drawing skills.
  • Good communication, visual storytelling and written skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills-able to interact with team members of different disciplines.
  • Task driven, self-motivated, and proactive.
  • Must be open to direction and can visually interpret other people’s ideas
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple tasks in a fast-paced production.

To Apply:

If you think you fit the description above please apply using the application form or alternatively forward your CV, cover letter and links to your demo reel/portfolio/website to moviejobs@bouldermedia.tv remembering to put “Concept Designer for Environments – 3D Feature” in the subject line.