About Mercury Filmworks:
Mercury Filmworks is one of Canada's most prolific independent studios and is internationally recognized as a leader in the animation industry for its benchmarks in quality, reliability, and innovation. Mercury has helped bring to life many of the most memorable, modern animated television and film properties. This position is an excellent opportunity to live and play in Canada’s beautiful national capital area while building a career at one of the most respected animation studios in the industry. We are looking for great people that value quality, innovation and a company with an uncompromising vision for the future of its artists and employees.
Mercury Filmworks is looking for an experienced FX Designer to work for our Ottawa studio.
Job Description: An FX Designer creates the visual look of the effects of a series or production. They are responsible for creating the look and design of smoke, fire, destruction, water, as well as smaller effects such as objects colliding or liquid simulations in a glass. The person will report to the FX Lead and VP of Studio Operations.
Role and Responsibilities
Qualifications and Education Requirements
What about benefits?
Small Print: Mercury Filmworks places as great an emphasis on recruiting for character and fit as it does on core skills and experience. Qualified candidates that meet ALL the characteristics above are encouraged to apply regardless of where they live. All candidates must be willing to test in advance of an interview. Mercury Filmworks is an equal opportunity employer, and by equal, we really mean equal. We have no preferences or bias beyond the professional qualifications.