jobby: CG Animators, Jam Filled, Toronto

Jam Filled is a dynamic workplace for like-minded creative artists, we will remind you why you love cartooning: every project is produced with an eye for quality and an ear for fun! Our Toronto Studio is looking for CG Animators for two upcoming series!  

Responsibilities  

You’ll get to: 

  • Animate characters and props using Maya  
  • Ensure assigned shots are completed within the required timelines and follow the Director’s overall vision 
  • Gather suitable reference material from various sources as needed 
  • Revise shots as directed 
  • Check-in with Animation Lead regarding daily progress and assignment of new tasks 
  • Follow established file naming convention for all shots 
  • Anticipate, communicate and troubleshoot any technical issues with assistance of Animation Lead and Production 
  • Keep Animation Lead aware of any production or schedule problems 
  • Perform additional duties as required 

 Qualifications 

This will be your jam if you have: 

  • Experience with CG character animation, with proven animation skills on a television series schedule 
  • Completed post-secondary education in 3D animation or other relevant area of study 
  • General understanding of various animation styles and techniques as well as an excellent comprehension of animation production for film and/or television 
  • Strong working knowledge of CG Animation Software (experience with Maya a tremendous asset) 
  • Previous study of anatomy, perspective and composition, with strong drawing skills an asset 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of animation timing, posing, acting and storytelling techniques 
  • High level of creativity, with the ability to perform to standard under tight deadlines 
  • Ability to handle feedback and constructive criticism well 
  • Ability to solve problems independently and check own work 
  • Previous experience with Shotgun production tracking software is an asset 

 What’s in it for you? 

  • Healthcare and dental benefits 
  • Competitive remuneration 
  • Close proximity to the downtown core and public transportation 
  • Various activities, team-building events and parties 
  • Flexible work hours 
  • Focus on work/life balance 

How to apply? 

Please submit video portfolio link and resume, with “CG Animator – Toronto” in subject line, to: careers@jamfilled.com 

THANK YOU! 

We thank all applicants for their interest in joining the Jam Filled team, however we may be unable to reply to everyone 

Jam Filled is an equal opportunity employer. We will provide accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process should it be required. Must be eligible to work in Canada.