Available Positions

Art Director – Background/BG Colour

Ottawa, CanadaThe successful candidate will have an exceptional track record with at least 5 years of hands on experience as an art director or with related work experience. This is a key leadership role that partners with the Producer, Line Producer, Production and Director to execute the creative vision of the show while working within the schedule and budget for the series. Responsibilities run from generating artwork in areas which may include character, environment and props, to establishing mood, lighting, and helping communicate story concepts

Storyboard Director

The successful candidate will have an exceptional track record with at least 5 years of hands on experience as a storyboard artist and/or director. This is a senior level role with a wide and all-inclusive scope of responsibilities that run from leading a team, tracking the various stages of storyboard production and providing direction to artists through script notes and thumbnails, to shaping stories with the director, participating in episode launches and working alongside the editor during the animatic process.

Production Manager

Ottawa, Canada - Mercury Filmworks is looking for an experienced in-studio 2D animation production manager to work in our Ottawa studio. 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.  

Senior Animators

Ottawa, Canada - We are currently seeking highly specialized and uniquely talented animators who are willing and motivated to push the envelope of what is possible in order to create beautiful, memorable animation. The candidate will work on a very high profile and demanding animated series with worldwide exposure.