jobby: CG Layout Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

guruGuru 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 Layout Artist who is responsible for supporting layout in a CG series. This role reports directly to the CG Supervisor and Producer.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Complete a quota of shot layouts per week on a professional digital CG animation production.
  • Use CG cameras and tools to compose shots following an animatic with good composition and continuity.
  • Report to Layout Supervisor, review notes, deadlines and instructions regularly.
  • Post completed work internally and communicate progress to managers and other departments.

 

Qualifications:

  • Strong understanding of CG cameras in Maya
  • Strong composition skills
  • Strong sense of place and environment
  • Well-versed in principles of cinematography
  • Strong staging abilities
  • Understanding of perspective and composition
  • Committed team player
  • Experience in animation is a plus

 

To Apply:

Posting Date: Dec.5th 2013
Closing Date: Dec.13th 2013
Location: 110 Spadina Ave / Downtown Toronto

Please email resumes and links to blogs, portfolios or reels (Vimeo preferred) to: hireme@gurustudio.com with CG LAYOUT ARTIST in the subject line.

Ontario and/or Canadian Citizenship Required. Guru is an equal opportunity employer

Thank you for your interest in Guru Animation Studio. Hope to hear from you soon.