RECRUIT

We are an Animation Production company with interest in several mediums like Animated series for broadcast and streaming services, Pachinko and Pachislot content, Live Action content, Video Games content and any other Audio Visual and Media content that is exciting.

Right now we are looking for people with a real passion for animation. The ideal candidate is not afraid of taking on big challenges and is always looking to learn more and get better every day.

Job Openings: 2D Animation Department

①2D Animator (genga, sakuga・kantoku, dōga・shiage, dōga・kensa etc.)
Job Description: 2D Animation job using the digital tools.
Location: Nakano, Tokyo or Kurashiki, Okayama.

②2D Animation Production Assistant
Job description: Tracking production progress of the 2D
Animation and 2D background departments and conducting external negotiations.
Location: Nakano, Tokyo

Job Openings : 3D Animation department

In the 3DCG Department, we are working on multiple titles for both primary and secondary contractors in cooperation with the 2D Animation Department and Pachinko and Pachislot Machines Department, with a focus on the 3D part of TV animation production work.

The 3D Department is always looking for the best candidates who can join us as an immediate asset and become the core of the department in the near future.

Some of the members of the department are international staff from all over the world, and we are willing to continue to proactively recruit talented and influential international staff living in Japan or being able to live in Japan.

Our in-house translator will help you communicating with Japanese staff.

①3D Animation Supervisor/3D Animation Lead
Main software to be using: MAYA
Qualification: Experienced
Hiring standards: We place the great importance on the experience as an animator (More than 5 years of the actual experience), and having a strong teamwork and collaboration skills. We are looking for those who are highly motivated, and who are eligible to become the key person that is willing to be the personnel at the core of the company alongside supervisors at other sections.

②Technical Artist
Main programming language to be using: Python, MEL
Not required but available: C++, QT, HLSL, GLSL, OSL, JavaScript
Qualification: Experienced
Hiring standards: Proficiency with shaders, rigging, art optimization, modeling, and texturing. Solid understanding of art and animation pipelines. Create and adjust rigging to company standards. Experience with character and creature rigging for animation.
We place the great importance on how many and much experience you have as a technical artist. However, we still welcome those who are aiming to become technical artists but only have experiences as riggers/Set-uppers for now.

③3D Production Manager
Main software to be using: Shotgun/G-Suite(Gmail/Spreadsheet/document etc.)
Qualification: Experienced/Inexperienced
Hiring Standards: We will comprehensively evaluate the candidates based on the following three points:

1.We place great importance on having strong information processing and communication skills.
2.Although we do prefer to hire experienced candidates, we still welcome the applications from inexperienced candidates.
3.We prefer to hire the candidates who are proficient in English and Japanese .

④3D Animator
Main software to be using: MAYA (also using Blender for some of our projects)
Qualification: Experienced
We place the importance on the experience as a 3D animator (More than 3 years of the actual experience) and how proactive you are about making cuts.

⑤3D Modeler
Main software to be using: MAYA/ZBrush/Substance Painter
Qualification: Experienced
Hiring standards: We place importance on the past experience as a modeler (More than 3 years of actual experience) and how proactive you are.

⑥VFX Artist 
Main software to be using: MAYA/Houdini FX
Hiring standards: We place importance on the past experience as a VFX artist (More than 3 years of actual experience). Although we do prefer to hire those who have experience involving the animation industry, we still welcome the applications from inexperienced candidates from other industries such as video games and a live-action.

⑦3D Compositor
Main software to be using: After Effects/Houdini/Nuke/Fusion
Qualification: Experienced
Hiring standards: We place the importance on how strongly committed to making scenes as a compositor. Although we do prefer to hire those who have the experiences involving in Anime works, we still welcome the applications from inexperienced candidates.

⑧Assistant Producer
Qualification: Experienced/Inexperienced
Hiring standards: We will comprehensively evaluate based on the following three points:
1.We place great importance on whether the candidate can become the person who will represent the company.
2.Having experience working as a 3D Production Assistant. (More than 5 years of actual experience)
3.We prefer to hire those who are proficient in English and Japanese.

⑨In-house Systems Engineer
Requirements: Knowledge of applicable software platforms including, C++, shell, and Python scripting language. Experience with Shotgun a plus.
Not required but available: HTML, JavaScript, PHP
Qualification: Experienced
Hiring Standards: We place the great importance on how many and much experience you have as an in-house system engineer. We prefer to hire those who have the experiences at 3D companies. Moreover, we broadly welcome those who have abilities to develop tools for maintaining the work environment.

Employment Status

Regular Employee or Contract Employee
※There is a possibility of to be employed as an outsourcing agreement employee depend on your experiences

Salary Inexperienced ¥170,000~
Experienced ¥180,000~
(depending on your experiences)
Transport expenses Transport expenses will be payed followed by the company regulation.
Holidays Five-day week (Saturday and Sunday Off),National Holidays, New Year Holidays.
Welfare Social Insurance coverage (Only for Regular Employees)
Hours 10:00AM ~ 7:00PM (8 hours/day, 1 hour lunch break)
Place Tokyo
Qualification requirements A minimum of high school degree

 

How to Apply

Required Documents

1)Mid-Career Applicants
●CV
●Portfolio(If you would like to apply for jobs below, please submit your portfolio and demo reel along with your CV.)
・2D Animation Department ①
・3DCD Department ①,④~⑦
※Please, mention the position you would like to apply for.
※We only accept demo reels accessible with a hyperlink (like vimeo) and online portfolios.

2) Junior Applicants
●CV
●List of activities or clubs you have taken part at school
●Portfolio(If you would like to apply for jobs below, please submit your portfolio and demo reel along with your CV.)
・2D Animation Department ①
・3DCD Department ①,④~⑦
※Please, mention the position you would like to apply for.
※We only accept demo reels accessible with a hyperlink (like vimeo) and online portfolios.

Submission Email Address

recruit@engi-st.jp

※Please make sure to write clearly which position you would like to apply for in the subject.
※We only accept material accessible with a hyperlink (like Vimeo and ArtStation). Please DO NOT attach media files to your email application.
※Inquiring by the telephone is not accepted.