Concept Artist/Digital Painter

Sequence is looking for a digital painter/concept artist who is highly skilled in Photoshop and can speed paint and adapt to a variety of art styles.

This position is in-house only, based at our Vancouver, BC studio. Applicants must have a valid work permit to work in Canada, and be in Vancouver or willing to relocate immediately. Submissions from applicants not meeting these requirements will not be reviewed. 

Please reference the following links for art style and skill level before applying with a resume and professional portfolio: 

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Creating visual illustrations of concepts and finished art through digital sketches and paintings
  • Receiving feedback and modifying work based on direction
  • Ensuring consistency and quality of own work
  • Following schedules and meeting deadlines
  • Proactively recognizing potential problems and working to limit risk

Requirements:

  • MUST HAVE WORK PERMIT 
  • Ability to work within specific styles, including a style set by another lead artist
  • Strong understanding of perspective drawing and architecture
  • Strong character painting ability 

Professional experience is expected, but hiring will be based on portfolio and skill set. Rate based on output/experience.

Please email us at artjobs@sequencepost.com — we look forward to hearing from you!

Senior Motion Artist - Sequence Melbourne

Sequence Melbourne is looking for a super talented Motion Artist!

The Sequence Group is an Animation & Visual Effects studio based in Melbourne, Australia & Vancouver, Canada. We work on  projects ranging from TVCs, Game Trailers, Opening Titles, Digital Installations, Feature Films and everything in between!

We’re a small team of talented individuals who love what we do and have fun doing it. So if you’re keen on challenging your skills in a super supportive environment where no 2 days are the same we’d like to hear from you.

The Role:

As Motion Artist you’ll need to have an eye for design with a drive to explore and develop different styles and techniques.  You will need a working understanding of creative concepting, art direction, and post production.

You’ll know how to not only create beautiful visuals but also provide creative solutions.

You’ll be a valuable team member who is a great collaborator working alongside the Melbourne and Vancouver teams, but also have the ability to work on self directed projects.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years industry experience in motion design in a studio environment, across both 2D and 3D projects.
  • A working knowledge of compositing and look dev.
  • Be fluent in After Effects, C4D

And if you also happen to have working knowledge of interactive design or any other software packages - then we’d love to hear from you!

If this sounds like your sort of gig - send us an email with examples of your work and a resume including references to: melissa@thesequencegroup.com

Experienced 3D Generalist - Sequence Melbourne

Sequence Melbourne is looking for their next 3D Generalist!

The Sequence Group is an Animation & Visual Effects studio based in Melbourne, Australia & Vancouver, Canada. We work on  projects ranging from TVCs, Game Trailers, Opening Titles, Digital Installations, Feature Films and everything in between.

We’re a small team of talented individuals who love what we do and have fun doing it. So if you’re keen on challenging your skills in a super supportive environment where no 2 days are the same we’d like to hear from you.

The Role:

As a 3D Generalist you’ll need to flex your creative & technical muscles across a variety of styles and have a working understanding of the post production pipeline. 

You’ll be a valuable team member who is a great collaborator working alongside the Melbourne and Vancouver teams, but also have the ability to work on self directed projects and not be afraid to explore new technology.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years industry experience in 3D Modelling, texturing, animation, lighting and rendering in a studio environment.

  • Be fluent in Maya, C4D and Redshift. 

And if you also happen to have working knowledge of compositing, love getting your hands dirty with look dev, 2D/3D motion graphics,  interactive design OR any other software packages - we’d love to hear from you! 

If this piques your interest - send us an email with examples of your work and a resume including references to: melissa@thesequencegroup.com

Maya 3D Animator - Senior

Got mad Maya skills? We are looking for Senior Maya Animators to join us.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Create both realistic and cartoony creature, character and non-character animation
  • Work from storyboard/animatic to create high level, key-framed animation including camera/layout
  • Ensure animation adheres to the style and vision of the studio
  • Know and follow all pipeline procedures
  • Deliver quality work in a timely manner while meeting the quota assigned

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and work experience in Maya required
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in character and creature animation (Game, TV or Film)
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced team environment
  • Knowledge of rigging is an asset
  • Knowledge of Shotgun is an asset
  • Working knowledge of motion capture is an asset
  • Strong understanding the language of the camera; framing, perspective, lenses, coverage, continuity, camera movement, blocking, etc.
  • Solid animation grounding, preferably action oriented; previs experience a plus

Experience & Additional Responsibilities include:

  • Ability to work collaboratively, taking direction and feedback from the Directors/Leads effectively
  • Ability to animate multiple types of character/non-character assets from simple to complex with minimum supervision
  • Attention to detail when finalizing, approving or quality controlling work
  • Manage time and resources to meet weekly targets
  • Positive attitude, hard worker, flexible schedule

Candidates must be legally able to work in Canada.

 

Please send us an email with your availability, reel, resume (including references) and proposed rate to jobs@thesequencegroup.com.

For Questions/Contact information: Daniel Sioui, Executive Producer. 604 879 4879 ext 0 (studio)          dan@thesequencegroup.com / No Fax / 259 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC V6A 1C2

The Sequence Group - Vancouver - Illustrator/Animator

Experienced Illustrator/Animator wanted for our Gastown/Railtown studio @ 259 Alexander Street, Vancouver BC:

Permanent position / Language: English

Wage: Based on experience.  $55-70K CAD as annual salary

Benefits package offered: Extended health available after 3 months (Sequence pays 50% of premiums/individual pays 50% of premiums)

The Sequence Group is a collaborative creative studio that offers a unique, tight knit and informal environment where you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of high-profile projects that span many industries and mediums. We are looking for people who have a collaborative mindset and enjoy being involved in the big picture with excellent problem solving skills.

Qualified candidates will work closely with the Founder/Creative Director and must have 2+ years of industry experience in all stages of the animation process. From idea creation, to storyboarding all the way to design and animation.

Qualifications include:

  • Diploma or Degree in design and animation preferred but not mandatory
  • Experience working as an Illustrator or Animator in Game, Television or Film industries
  • Have a strong background in traditional art skills and are able to demonstrate an understanding of fundamentals (i.e. composition, perspective, proportion, scale, and colour theory)
  • Proficiency animating in Maya
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced team environment
  • Positive attitude, hard worker, flexible schedule
  • Critical eye for detail, and strong communication skills working as a team member

Experience and Responsibility include:

  • Minimum 2 years of industry experience
  • Ability to work collaboratively, taking direction and feedback from the directors/leads effectively
  • Ability to design and animate dynamic, believable and appealing characters/non-character assets
  • Ability to animate multiple types of character/non-character assets from simple to complex with minimum supervision
  • Ability to interpret storyboards & layout
  • Experience in Vray or Redshift is a plus
  • Experience in Shotgun is a plus

Applicants must be legally permitted to work in Canada immediately to be considered.

Please send us an email with your availability, reel, resume (including references) and proposed rate to jobs@thesequencegroup.com.

For Questions/Contact information: Daniel Sioui, Executive Producer. 604 879 4879 ext 0 (studio)          dan@thesequencegroup.com / No Fax / 259 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC V6A 1C2

 

 

Experienced 3D Generalist/Lead Wanted

Experienced 3D Generalist/Lead wanted for our Gastown/Railtown studio. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to move into a leadership role.

The Sequence Group is a collaborative creative studio that offers a unique, tight-knit and informal environment where you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of high profile projects that span many industries and mediums. We are looking for people who have a collaborative mindset and enjoy being involved in the big picture with excellent problem solving skills.

Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of industry experience in asset modeling, texturing, shading, lighting, UV layout, rendering, look development and compositing.

Interested candidates must have sound working knowledge of Maya, V-Ray, Mudbox or Mari and be adept at navigating project pipelines. Finally, we would consider a working knowledge of 3ds Max, ZBrush, Nuke, Unreal Engine, Cinema 4D or Fusion a plus.

Please email us at jobs@thesequencegroup.com — we look forward to hearing from you!

Nuke Compositor

Experienced Nuke Compositor Wanted for our Gastown/Railtown studio:

The Sequence Group is a collaborative creative studio that offers a unique, tight knit and informal environment where you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of high-profile projects that span many industries and mediums. We are looking for people who have a collaborative mindset and enjoy being involved in the big picture with excellent problem solving skills.

Qualified candidates will work closely with the VFX Supervisor and must have 2+ years of industry experience in paint fixes, roto, tracking, matte extraction, colour correction, projection of elements, and assembly of live action and 3D components.

Required Skills and Experience include:

  • Strong artistic skills/creative compositing know-how
  • Strong Nuke experience
  • Strong keying experience
  • Set extension experience
  • 3D tracking experience
  • Critical eye for detail, and strong communication skills working as a team member

Applicants must be legally permitted to work in Canada immediately to be considered.

Please send us an email with your availability, reel, resume (including references) and proposed rate to jobs@thesequencegroup.com.

Concept Artist/Digital Painter

Sequence is looking for a digital painter/concept artist who is highly skilled in Photoshop and can speed paint and adapt to a variety of art styles.

Please reference the following links for art style and skill level before you apply with a resume and professional portfolio:

Duties include:

  • Creates visual illustrations of concepts and finished art through digital sketches and paintings
  • Ability to work within specific styles, including a style set by another Lead artist
  • Has a strong understanding of perspective drawing and architecture
  • Receives feedback and modifies work based on direction
  • Ensures consistency and quality of own work
  • Follows schedules and meets deadlines
  • Proactively recognizes potential problems and works to limit risk

Professional experience is expected but hiring will be based on portfolio and skill set. Rate based on output/experience.

Please email us at jobs@thesequencegroup.com — we look forward to hearing from you!

Maya 3D Animator — Senior/Intermediate

Got mad Maya skills? We are looking for experienced Maya 3D animators to join us.

Responsibilities include:

  • Create both realistic and cartoony creature, character and non-character animation
  • Work from storyboard/animatic to create high level, key-framed animation
  • Ensure animation adheres to the style and vision of the studio
  • Know and follow all pipeline procedures
  • Deliver quality work in a timely manner while meeting the quota assigned

Qualifications:

  • Experience working as a 3D animator in Game, Television or Film industries
  • Proficiency animating in Maya
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced team environment
  • Positive attitude, hard worker, flexible schedule
  • Strong attention to detail and follow through
  • Solid understanding of traditional animation principles

Experience & Additional Responsibilities include:

  • Minimum 2 years of industry experience
  • Ability to work collaboratively, taking direction and feedback from the Directors/Leads effectively
  • Animate dynamic, believable and appealing characters/non-character assets
  • Ability to animate multiple types of character/non-character assets from simple to complex with minimum supervision
  • Attention to detail when finalizing, approving or quality controlling work
  • Manage time and resources to meet weekly targets
  • Ability to interpret storyboards & layout
  • Experience in Vray is a plus
  • Experience in Shotgun is a plus
  • A working knowledge of motion capture and/or rigging is a plus

Candidates must be legally able to work in Canada.

Please email us at jobs@thesequencegroup.com — we look forward to hearing from you!

After Effects Compositor

Experienced After Effects Compositor Wanted for our Gastown/Railtown studio:

The Sequence Group is a collaborative creative studio that offers a unique, tight knit and informal environment where you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of high-profile projects that span many industries and mediums. We are looking for people who have a collaborative mindset and enjoy being involved in the big picture with excellent problem solving skills.

Qualified candidates will work closely with the VFX Supervisor and must have 2+ years of industry experience in paint fixes, roto, tracking, matte extraction, colour correction, projection of elements, and assembly of live action and 3D components.

Required Skills and Experience include:

  • Strong artistic skills/creative compositing know-how
  • Strong After Effects experience
  • Strong keying experience
  • Set extension experience
  • 3D tracking experience
  • Critical eye for detail, and strong communication skills working as a team member

Applicants must be legally permitted to work in Canada immediately to be considered.

Please send us an email with your availability, reel, resume (including references) and proposed rate to jobs@thesequencegroup.com.

Junior/Intermediate 3D Generalist, Motion Designer

Junior/Intermediate 3D Generalist, Motion Designer wanted for our Melbourne studio:

The Sequence Group is a collaborative creative studio that offers a unique, tight knit and informal environment where you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of high-profile projects that span many industries and mediums. We are looking for people who have a collaborative mindset and enjoy being involved in the big picture with excellent problem solving skills.

Qualified candidates will have 1+ years of industry experience in 3D driven post production.  Proficiency in 2D/3D animation, modelling, texturing and lighting are required.  A strong background in design and illustration are advantageous.  

Interested candidates must have sound working knowledge of Maya, After Effects and Photoshop.  Knowledge of Z-brush, C4D and Nuke are a bonus but not essential.

Applicants must be legally permitted to work in Australia immediately to be considered.

Please send us an email with your availability, reel (including written breakdown), resume (including references) and proposed rate to jobsaustralia@thesequencegroup.com.