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3D animation artist

Halifax, NS


About the Role

A 3D animator uses images, figures, and symbols to help bring a brand?s concept to life. They work with artists, animators, and marketing teams to storyboard and design ideas, translate concepts into moving imagery, and deliver all assets needed to produce the 3D animation.

Job Duties

  • Sketching storyboards

  • Researching visual styles, genres, and technologies

  • Working with artists, animators, and other teams to deliver project requirements

  • Translating storyboards into animated objects and sequences

  • Creating and animating objects, layouts, backgrounds, illustrations, characters, and more

  • Managing files, asset libraries, and documentation

  • Syncing visual and sound elements

  • Depending on project needs and the expertise of the 3D animator, responsibilities can include more complex tasks such as motion capture.


  • Languages: English

  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years or equivalent experience

  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

  • Personal Suitability: Accurate, Client focus, Excellent written communication, Initiative, Organized, Excellent oral communication

About MDAD

In 2014, Maritime Digital Art and Design (MDAD) LTD, was formed to fill the void in the marketplace for 3D visualization, multimedia, immersive and interactive media.

The studio has grown to create world-class, interactive multimedia software products, Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR), 3D Modeling and illustrations, Safety, and educational training applications, to take advantage of the rapidly expanding market. MDAD Studio follows an artistic vision of interactive storytelling and entertainment art; defining new boundaries of professional involvement with digital media design and training applications.
It continually explores the territory of this new media, charting ways to bring together user interaction with immersive Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) experience and education-training; gaming, video, text, graphics, animation, and web.
MDAD Studio now intends to capitalize on the immediate opportunities for growth in VR/AR immersive and interactive media explosive market by building our business to the next tier, expanding our operations to encompass publishing as well as production, and significantly increasing the number of innovative titles we produce each year.

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