jobby: FX/CG Generalist, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette

FX / CG Generalist
Posting Date: Oct.23rd, 2012
Closing Date: Nov.16th 2012
Location: 110 Spadina Ave Suite 500, Toronto
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world.

Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto animated entertainment company is looking for a Looking for a multi-talented, self driven CG generalist to help build a library of visual FX for an upcoming Nickelodeon television series


  • –  Primary role is to add FX such as dirt, splashes, waves etc. to shots using Maya or Nuke
  • –  Work with the asset team to generate solutions for things without having to default to simulations (ie – water cannons)
  • –  Work with asset team to generate canned, reusable FX that animators can use directly in their scenes


  • –  2+ years experience in commercials or television is a must.
  • –  Generalist with an intermediate rigging ability
  • –  Proficient in Maya 2011 or greater
  • –  Proficiency with NParticles is a major asset
  • –  Proficiency in Nuke is a major asset
  • –  Experience with VRay for Maya
  • –  A strong creative portfolio

To apply:

Please email resumes and links to blogs, portfolios or reels (Vimeo preferred) to: hireme@gurustudio.comwith FX/GENERALIST in the subject line.No phone calls please. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

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