Work With Us

2D, 3D, stop motion, puppeteers, actors, musicians! We’re looking for you! Not an artist? We’re also looking for folks for the behind the scenes team; data lovers, ecommerce experts, and more! Take a look to see what’s available and get in touch if you think you’re a match.


2D Animation Generalist

If you enjoy designing, storyboarding and animating we’d love to hear from you! Our 2D Animation Generalists do everything from designing characters and backgrounds, to storyboarding and animation.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Strong design skills.
  • Strong animation skills.
  • Ability to integrate with an existing team, and existing pipeline.
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe Flash/Animate & Adobe Photoshop.
  • Knowledge of Adobe After Effects or Adobe Premiere is an asset.
  • An interest in Stop-motion and Puppets is an asset.
  • An interest in live-action, cameras and lighting is an asset.
  • An interest in CG animation is an asset.

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CG Animation Generalist

While Skyship works predominantly in 2D, we do have a number of CG projects currently in production. For this we’re looking for a CG generalist capable of working on a couple different areas of production.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Strong working knowledge of Autodesk Maya.
  • Strong skills in at least two of the following areas: animation, modelling, rigging, lighting & texturing.
  • Knowledge of compositing using After Effects is an asset.
  • An interest in Stop-motion and Puppets is an asset.
  • An interest in live-action, cameras and lighting is an asset.
  • An interest in 2D animation is an asset.

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YouTube Channel Manager

Skyship Entertainment is looking for a channel manager to manage our multiple YouTube channels with a total audience of 3 million subscribers and 3.8 billion impressions. You will be managing a master schedule and working with our video team to meet video upload deadlines. Channel branding, optimizing descriptions, titles, and tags, creating annotations & cards, and working with our graphics team to create engaging thumbnails are just a few of the daily tasks you’ll be managing. You would also work with 3rd parties to localize metadata in other languages, create captioning for English content, and transcribe content.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

  • Undergraduate degree
  • YouTube Certified credentials preferred but certification can be done on the job.
  • Expert understanding of YouTube and other social platforms including optimization tools and analytics
  • Knowledge of video monetization/distribution strategies including AVOD and SVOD is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics
  • Familiarity with 3rd party optimization and tracking tools such as VidIQ and Social Blade
  • Exceptional organizational skills are a necessity.
  • Must be a self starter with a strong work ethic and ability to work independently with little supervision.
  • During off-site training or conferences, must be able to represent Skyship’s brands professionally and with authority.
  • Must be flexible and have the ability to switch gears at a moment’s notice as is necessary at times in the digital space.
  • Must love data and have the ability to extract trends from data and act on data to increase viewership.
  • Must be willing to grow with the position with a willingness to learn and take on new challenges.
  • Knowledge of entertainment industry, specifically digital distribution landscape.
  • A passion for children’s content is a plus.

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