Full Time Job

FX Artist

Rocket Science VFX

Toronto, ON 05-09-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Rocket Science is an Emmy nominated boutique visual effects studio collaborating with filmmakers to create stunning visual imagery utilizing artistry, science and technology. Located in Toronto, Canada, notable credits include Eric Kripke’s Emmy nominated superhero series THE BOYS (Amazon), the epic video game adaptation HALO (Paramount +), the BAFTA winning mini-series TITANIC (iTV), six seasons of Naren Shankar’s sci-fi series THE EXPANSE (Amazon), and features such as Neil Jordan’s GRETA (Sidney Kimmel, John Leonetti’s WISH UPON (Broad Green Pictures) and David Cronenberg’s upcoming Cannes release CRIMES OF THE FUTURE.

RSVFX’s current productions include Tim Burton’s WEDNESDAY (Netflix), THE BOYS S3 (Amazon), Steve Blackman’s UMBRELLA ACADEMY S3 (Netflix) and LOCKE AND KEY S3 (Netflix) from Carlton Cuse and Meredith Averill. Visit us @ rsvfx.com

We are currently searching for an experienced FX Artist to join our talented team!


  • Create dynamics and simulation effects using rigid body, particle, fluid, pyro, cloth, fur and hair systems.
  • Rendering FX elements, assisting in exporting caches to another renderer and basic compositing skills to present your work.
  • Work within a collaborative team environment, contributing efficient design approaches for challenging FX shots.
  • Regularly submit WIPs and take direction from FX, CG and VFX Supervisors


  • 2+ years' experience in a live-action VFX Environment with a solid understanding of pipeline flow.
  • Proficient with Houdini FX
  • Desired skills - Maya, Dynamics, MEL scripting, Python.
  • A strong understanding of real world physics.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and problem solve in a fast paced environment
  • A team player with excellent communication skills.

Rocket Science VFX is an equal opportunity company which values diversity in the workplace. We would be happy to accommodate individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require accommodation in order to participate in our recruitment process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rvy847-3-238-72-122-42 in your application.

Application Instructions

Please apply via our Careers website