2D BG / Layout Supervisor – Atomic Ottawa

2D BG / Layout Supervisor – Atomic Ottawa

Atomic Cartoons Inc. is an award-winning full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District. Our new Ottawa studio is located in the vibrant Hintonburg area that has deep roots in the city’s animation history. Atomic is a mix of laid back atmosphere, a supportive team, and some serious creative talent!

Do you have big plans for your career? Are you looking for rewarding work that will challenge you? We are an artist-driven studio, we care about the work we produce and your career path.

2D BG/Layout Supervisor

This is an excellent opportunity for a very experienced BG/Layout Artist who would love to lead a Layout team on a Harmony production!


  • Lead, teach, and guide a small team of BG/Layout artists to create the assigned style
  • ​Plan each episode to achieve deliverables, while creating workflow efficiency, and working closely with the Production Coordinator to proactively flag and problem-solve any potential issues
  • Meet deadline as assigned by production management
  • Help ensure that weekly assigned quotas and expectations are met by the team.


  • 3+ years experience on 2D BG/Layout (experience as a lead an asset)
  • Diploma or degree in Fine Arts, Computer Animation, or other relevant area of study and/or equivalent job experience
  • Industry experience on a 2D television production an asset
  • Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
  • Great attitude and willingness to learn
  • Must be able to work in house at our Ottawa studio
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

START DATE: June 2019