2D Animated Graphics Artist


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

Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto animated entertainment company is looking for a 2D Animated Graphics Artist who is responsible for assembling great looking 2D graphic sequences for a hit CG television series. This role reports directly to the Art Director.

Responsibilities

Assist the Art Director in interpreting design requirements from scripts, conceptualizing 2D on-screen graphic sequences and preparing 2D graphic assets for animation and compositing
Interpret storyboards and assist in lay out and planning for 2D graphic sequences to be animated and composited

Requirements

Strong knowledge of the needs and workflow of animation production
Solid drawing skills and good sense of colour / composition
Strong and confident communication skills. Engages other teammates positively and is proactive in providing useful information to fellow colleagues
Experience working in a studio environment is an asset
Knowledge of ToonBoom, Flash, After Effects is an asset
Ability to communicate effectively in English (reading/writing)
Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a unique production pipeline and proprietary tools

Salary

$16 - $19/hour (40 hour work week)
To apply:

Please email resumes and links to blogs, portfolios or reels (Vimeo preferred) to hireme@gurustudio.com with 2D Animated Graphics Artist in the subject line.

Guru is an equal opportunity employer.
Thank you for your interest in Guru Animation Studio. Hope to hear from you soon!