Experienced 2D Layout Supervisor for The Cuphead Show

Layout/Location · Kilkenny , n/a
Department Layout/Location
Employment Type Contract 40 hours per week
Minimum Experience Experienced

Fancy working on one of Netflix’s most anticipated video game adaptations? Then Lighthouse Studios may have just the role for you. Based on the hugely popular Cuphead game, The Cuphead Show is set to blow minds right across the globe, and we need you to help us recreate their home of the Inkwell Isles right here in the medieval city of Kilkenny.

Working closely with the Line Producer, other Department Managers and your team of Layout Artists, this is a high intensity role. You must be experienced, good with deadlines and enjoy the pressure of working on a demanding high-end production. The key aspects of the role include:

 

  • Responsible for reviewing location design and development artwork and the breakdown of locked animatics
  • Delivery and assignment of layouts for the entire layout team
  • Communicate clearly the Director’s vision to the Layout team. This includes communicating the necessary retakes 
  • Supervise the team to ensure the project delivers on the creative objective
  • Suggest and implement solutions to the team to assist them with their quota
  • Work closely with the Line Producer, Art Director and Production Manager to ensure the project is delivered on time
  • Deliver technically clearly named and well layered files to the scene prep and background departments following established protocols
  • Attend departmental kick-off meetings, reviews and director approvals as needed

Qualifications:

  • At least 3+ years of experience as a 2D Layout Supervisor
  • Expert knowledge in Photoshop is essential
  • Knowledge of Shotgun tracking a plus
  • Eye for detail and a strong sense of composition, perspective and continuity essential
  • Thorough understanding of planning  the layouts based on the provided references
  • Communicate clearly with Line Producer and  other department supervisors
  • Troubleshoot and fore planning essential in order to spot delays
  • Ability to work independently  in a fast-paced and creative environment
  • Must possess excellent time management skills with the utmost respect for deadlines
  • English (reasonably high standard required)
  • Positive attitude a Must!

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  • Location
    Kilkenny , n/a
  • Department
    Layout/Location
  • Employment Type
    Contract 40 hours per week
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced