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2D Designer
We are seeking a talented Designer on a short-term contract to join the first 2D Harmony project to be produced at Rainmaker Studios. The Designer, reporting to the Art Director, will be responsible for creating 2D designs and/or orthographics of characters, sets, vehicles and/or props depending on their area of expertise. 
  • Under the leadership of the Art Director, the Designer creates designs that support the overall creative vision for the story based on the determined style of the project.
  • Interprets and implements notes and feedback from the Art Director in a timely and qualitatively acceptable way.
  • Collaborates with Builders and BG Artists, modifying designs as required.
  • Delivers assignments per project's schedules.
  • Adheres to digital file management protocols.
  • Aligns and engages with the values of Rainmaker: a culture of community, connectivity, creativity and collaboration.
  • Interacts respectfully and professionally with colleagues, staff members and clients.
  • Degree and/or diploma in fine arts or animation or equivalent experience preferred.
  • 2-3+ years of experience working in a professional environment within their discipline.
  • A keen eye for the aesthetic needs as well as diverse visual development styles as required by the project.
  • Working knowledge of anatomy, proportion, perspective and composition. Strong drawing, illustration and/or painting skills.
  • Understanding of 2D animation.
  • Proficiency using Photoshop is required.  Familiarity with Harmony and Illustrator is considered an asset.
  • Ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely.
  • Proactively communicates production issues to supervisor.  Practices attentive and active listening.  Shares information, methodologies and ideas with others.  Incorporates feedback and direction received from Director/Supervisor.
  • Solid work ethic and positive attitude. Ability to work under pressure. Self motivated and pro-active. Consistently strives to expand knowledge base.
  • Efficient and detail oriented.
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to work collaboratively.
  • Ability to deliver work on time and meet set design objectives.

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