Powerhouse Animation Studios is an amazing place to work, and we’re always on the lookout for fresh, talented individuals who are passionate about animation. If you think you’re up to snuff, fill out the form to the right, and we’ll process your information and let you know if we think you’d make a good fit.
New Business Development (CURRENTLY HIRING): Will work closely with the CEO & Sr Producer to develop and implement long term sales strategies. Primary Responsibilities include identifying potential leads through research and networking, and developing relationships with decision-makers in the advertising industry in order to expand and secure animation opportunities. Must have experience in the advertising industry. Experience in animation is a plus.
Storyboard Artists: Will be working from directors’ thumbnails to create final boards. Must have an ability to work with action scenes and stylized action-based characters. Professional experience working in Photoshop and/or Storyboard Pro is required.
Character Artists: Main tasks include helping to refine concept designs for animation and creating full model sheets, expression sheets, and key poses for layouts. Experience working digitally in Photoshop is required.
Layout/BG Artists: Primary tasks include digitally painting layouts and final backgrounds. Ability to work well with realism is required. Experience working digitally in Photoshop required.
After Effects Compositors: Looking for After Effects artists with experience working with 2D assets, creating depth, camera moves, and effects. Due to the nature of our pipeline, this candidate must be available to work in our Austin office for a period of time.
Action Key Animator: Primary tasks will include doing rough keys for action based scenes. Must be able to use Adobe Animate(Flash) and Photoshop. Experience or portfolio showing examples of high-level action animation required.
Qualified candidates will be asked to sign a nondisclosure agreement and then Powerhouse will send some style examples from the project. Some candidates may be asked to execute a small test sample based on the projects. Positions are for a contracted period of time but could potentially lead to longer term work.