3D Animator Job in Toronto for IoM Media Ventures | Jobs.ca

3D Animator

April 28 2020
Industries Ecommerce, Multimedia
Categories Digital, Media, Graphic Arts, Information Technology, Information technology, UX, UI, Visual design
Toronto, ON

IoM Media Ventures is a 3D animation studio based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Our studio’s talent-friendly, encouraging atmosphere is where highly-skilled individuals come together to create ground breaking animated content and custom interactive interfaces.

We’re currently seeking experienced 3D Animators to join our team! This role can be remote.

As an Animator, you will have exceptional character animation skills and considerable experience in 3D animation for broadcast television or feature film productions. You excel at creating high-calibre, dramatic and action-oriented character animation, while at the same time meeting production deadlines.


  • Work from storyboard/animatic to create animation sequences as assigned by director
  • Strong understanding of the principles of animation, lip-sync, and camera composition
  • Complete assigned animation within scheduled timeframe
  • Block movements in rough animation, refine and polish to completion in final animation
  • Address required revisions and modify shots as requested
  • Based on the production schedule and resources available, ensure and maintain the quality, style and continuity of your animation
  • Anticipate, communicate, and troubleshoot any creative or technical issues with assistance from key stakeholders
  • Actively participate in production-related meetings by offering thoughts and ideas
  • Assist with and complete production-related assignments
  • Keep current on animation techniques and technology
  • Ensure the lead animator/director’s instructions are carried through
  • Recommend any team training needs to lead animator
  • Carry out duties in a professional and positive manner
  • Be a positive and creative force on the team


  • 2+ year of experience in animation or film industry
  • Degree/diploma in fine arts or animation or equivalent experience an asset
  • Proficiency with standard industry software (eg. Maya)
  • Solid understanding of character posing, character animation lip sync and camera composition
  • Take direction, collaborate, and be a team player
  • Communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas in a professional manner
  • Able to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently
  • Work independently and collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressure
  • Able to adapt to multiple animation styles

Thank you for your interest in joining our island.

All submissions will be considered, and successful applicants contacted.


Apply now!