2D FX Artist

Job description


  • Create hand-drawn special effects in ToonBoom Harmony or Adobe Flash;
  • Animate; smoke, fire, water, rain, explosions, lightning, etc.;
  • Collaborate with the team to meet weekly assignments;
  • Demonstrated abilities in drawing a broad range of 2D FX in a collaborative environment;
  • Create 2D/stylized character movement FX (swing a weapon, teleport, jump, charge, cast a spell, etc.);
  • Create 2D/stylized environment effects (ie. smoke, water, lightning, fire, storms, shadows, blurs, etc) which contribute to the scene;
  • Provide sound solutions to technical and creative issues.

Job requirements


  • Artistic;
  • Detail-oriented;
  • Good communication;
  • Team spirit;
  • Excellent problem-solving skills;
  • Open to constructive criticism;
  • Autonomous;
  • Rigorous;
  • Able to deal with tight deadlines.


  • Good experience in the animated movie industry;
  • Relevant training in animation and artistic field;
  • Relevant background related to 2D FX in 3D animation;
  • Mastery of ToonBoom Harmony or Adobe Flash.