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Senior Position - Triggerfish are looking for experienced female writers on a TV series based in Zambia. Applicants must have had their work produced for either TV or film and should be English-speaking African citizens or permanent residents who can identify with the source material centering on four teenagers from Zambia navigating the hurdles of daily school life, while working together to save the world. Prospective writers must submit a maximum one-page letter of motivation, a CV and a script sample in English of no more than a combined 10 pages, preferably demonstrating a passion for animation and an ability to write for children in the action-comedy genre.
Starts 16 January 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Character Animators with a strong sense of performance, weight, timing to create compelling and appealing character animation. Positions open from August 2019
Starts 1 August 2019


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Senior Position - Responsible for the complete Visual Development (in Pre-production) of a TV Series intended for international release. To work with the Producers and Show Runner on the creative vision for the Series. To coordinate the work of concept artists in the overall goal of creating this world. To ensure visual development is delivered in line with project milestones.
Starts 31 January 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Modeling artists with a strong sense of form and appeal, who can create clean geometry with optimal topology to match detailed concept and brief. Experience with Zbrush will be an advantage.
Starts 1 February 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Compositing artists with experience in working with compositing shots for animation, with a keenly developed sense of composition, colour and continuity to ensure consistent high quality final picture. Fluency in Nuke or similar compositing package required. Positions open from May 2019
Starts 1 May 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Crowd Animators with a strong sense of performance, weight, timing to create compelling and appealing animation for crowd and background characters. Positions open from October 2019
Starts 1 October 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Fur artists create hair and fur systems and develop the look for furred and hairy animated characters to match detailed concept and brief. Positions open from June 2019
Starts 1 June 2019


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The 9 month paid internships run from January 2019 to the beginning of October and are an invaluable opportunity to get practical experience working alongside the best artists and animation professionals in the country while being directly involved in high quality animated film productions for international release. These Internships are limited to South African graduates who have not yet been employed in the industry, but who hold an Animation or Film and TV-related Degree, National Diploma or National Certificate from a recognised South African institution. Interns will be placed within teams working on one of the projects based on their career goals and skillsets. Triggerfish strives for workplace diversity, and BEE applicants are encouraged.
Starts 7 January 2019


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Establish and oversee a cohesive and effective 3D stereo treatment that supports and enhances the story. Position open from February 2019
Starts 1 February 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Lighting Artists with a strong sense of lighting, colour and mood to meet creative brief and ensure a high standard of visual quality. Positions open from October 2019
Starts 1 October 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Senior and Junior 3d Animators with experience in interpreting storyboards into 3d previz animation, including placement of cameras in 3d space, basic posing and timing of characters with low res rigged characters and sets. Essential to have a strong understanding of camera usage and composition to achieve the intention of the storyboards.
Starts 1 February 2019


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The Render Wrangler is responsible for managing and tracking all aspects of rendering on the production. This includes prioritisation and scheduling of the render queue, monitoring and recording rendering progress and quality, and projecting rendering timeframes to ensure a constant supply of rendered frames to the relevant departments. Positions open from November 2019
Starts 1 November 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Animators with experience in working with complex character rigs who are able to test and give feedback to the Rigging team to improve the poseability, interactivity, interface and speed of the rigs.
Starts 1 January 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Set Layout and Dressing artists with strong creative and technical skills to establish placement and composition of environmental elements for complex sets. Positions open from April 2019
Starts 1 April 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Modeling artists with a strong sense of form and appeal, who can create clean geometry with optimal topology to match detailed concept and brief. Experience with Zbrush will be an advantage.
Starts 1 February 2019


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Working under the Lead Stereographe to create a cohesive and effective 3D stereo treatment that supports and enhances the story. Position open from March 2019
Starts 1 March 2019


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