jobby: 3D FX Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

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guru-job board-animationGuru 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 an 3D FX Artist to join our newest production.


  • Collaborate with the asset team to create FX such as dirt, splashes, waves etc. to shot using Maya and Houdini
    • Complete assigns tasks on schedule, ensuring deadlines are met
    • Communicates risks and challenges to supervisors
    •Create FX with a sense of timing for animation
  • Work closely with asset team to generate solutions


  • 2+ years as an FX artist in television or film
    • In depth knowledge of Maya Dynamics, Houdini or Fume FX
    • In depth knowledge of rendering and compositing strategies with Mental Ray, Vray (proficency with Nuke and NParticles an asset)

To Apply:

Please email resumes and links to blogs, portfolios or reels (Vimeo preferred) to: with FX Artist in the subject line.
Ontario Residency or Canadian Citizenship, or Canadian Work Permit Required. Guru is an equal opportunity employer.

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


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