We’re reinventing early childhood education through an online language learning platform for kids. We adopt the Netflix model to help children learn the English language via a content platform and online live classes with more than 4 millions users. We believe in breaking down language barriers and helping provide equal opportunities to all kids around the world.
We are looking for a talented and passionate Freelance 2D-Animator & Illustrator to assist our Art Team. The Animator side of the position would involve rigging, animating, and/or working with directors and art assets provided. The Illustration side would include style explorations in visual development and creating character, background, and other asset illustrations. The ideal candidate will have a passion for storytelling through animation with a good knowledge of the animation industry.
This is a remote position.
About the Role
* Animate 2D characters and assets.
* Design 2D assets.
* Work both independently & collaboratively to create beautiful, engaging animation.
* Create style frames & storyboards.
* 4+ years' experience as a 2D Animator
* Proven Design/Drawing experience.
* An understanding of animation principles such as staging, timing, anticipation, follow through, exaggeration, arcs, etc
* Demonstrable graphic design skills with a good portfolio in animation and drawing.
* Highly skilled in Flash/Animate CC & Illustrator
* Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to kids educational products.
* Strong portfolio of 2D character animation and illustration samples.
* A background in Design and/or Illustration is a plus.