Entertainment Industry Jobs for Artists near Montreal: Who is Hiring Now?


Looking to work as an artist in the local entertainment industry? The industry is growing and many studios are hiring. Here are some employment opportunities in Montreal, Ottawa and Quebec City.



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Behaviour Interactive is an independent game development studio in Canada, specializing in the production of 2D and 3D action/adventure games for home video game consoles, game console and personal computers.

Website:  http://www.bhvr.com/

Top Titles:  WET, Far Cry 3, Halo Waypoint, Shadow of Mordor, The Peanuts Movie: Snoopy’s Grand Adventure, Dishonored, Fallout 4, Star Citizen, Monkey Quest

Size of Company:  325 employees

Job Postings:

Concept Artist



Gameloft is a french video game developer company that creates games for mobile phones, tablets, game consoles and other platforms.

Website:   http://en.gameloft.ca/?sk

Top Titles: Order & Chaos II, Country Friends, Asphalt 8, Captain America, The Amazing Spiderman 2, Green Farm 3, Dark Knight Rises

Size of Company: 5001-10000 employees worldwide

Job Postings:

2D artist

3D artist

Technical artist (3D rendering)

Artist lighting and rendering

Technical artist (shader)



Framestore is a visual effects company that makes moving images, content, design and digital for the advertising, entertainment and film industries.

Website:  http://www.framestore.com/

Top Titles: Advertisements (AXE, Lenovo, Heineken, Samsung ‘Rihanna #ANTIdiaRy’, Covergirl), Films (Gravity, Spectre), Music Videos (GTA, All the People, The Weeknd)

Size of Company: 500-1000 employees worldwide

Job Postings:

Digital Matte Painter




Ludia is a Montreal-based video game company that creates and distributes cross-platform digital games with mass consumer appeal.

Website:  https://www.ludia.com/em

Top Titles: Jurassic World, Jurassic Park, Dragons: Rise of Berk, The Flintstones, Where’s Waldo, The Price Is Right, Family Feud/Family Fortunes, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Size of Company: N/A

Job Postings:

Motion Designer

User Interface Desginer

3D Designer

Game Designer


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Warner Bros is an American entertainment company that produces film, television and music entertainment.

Website:   http://www.warnerbros.com/

Top Titles: Games (Batman: Arkham, F.E.A.R., Game Party, Mortal Kombat, Scribblenauts), films (The Dark Knight, Harry Potter, The Hobbit, Inception, The Matrix)

Size of Company: 400 employees (Montreal)

Job Postings:

Gameplay/Animation Programmer




Ubisoft is a French multinational video game developer and publisher having created games for several acclaimed video game franchises.

Website:  https://www.ubisoft.com/fr-CA/

Top Titles: Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, Prince of Persia, Tom Clancy: Splinter Cell, Rayman, ZombiU, Naruto

Size of Company: 2600+ employees (Montreal)

Job Postings:

2D Artist/Concept Artist



Cinesite is a visual effects and feature animation studio that creates visual effects for film and television.

Website:  http://www.cinesite.com/

Top Titles: Animation (Charming, Klaus, Beans), Film credits (The Revenant, X-Men, 300: Rise of the Empire, Pirates of the Carribbean)

Size of Company: 201-500 employees worldwide

Job Postings:


Environment Artist


Texture Artist

VFX Producer

Layout Artist


285031919Atomic Fiction

Atomic Fiction is a visual effects company for the film industry.

Website:  http://www.atomicfiction.com/

Top Titles: Flight, Looper, The Walk, Star Trek: Into Darkness, The Lone Ranger, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

Size of Company: N/A

Job Postings:

3D Environment Artist





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Blind Ferret is a digital marketing agency that works in the field of advertisements, comics and animation.

Website:  http://blindferret.com/

Top Titles: Looking For Group Comics, Least I Could Do Collections, Tiny Dick Adventures, Gutters, PVP: The Animated Series, Ctrl+Alt+Del: The Animated Series

Size of Company: 11-50 employees

Job Postings:

Technical Artist


logo_mpc_thm_300x170_v2MPC Films

MPC is a creative studio in visual effects. Working in the entertainment industry, they have created work for film and advertising.

Website:  http://www.moving-picture.com

Top Titles: Films (Guardians of the Galaxy, Godzilla, Harry Potter franchise, X-Men, Prometheus, Life of Pi), Advertisements (Samsung, Coke Cola, Channel 4, Three Mobile)

Size of Company: 1001-5000 employees worldwide

Job Postings:


Digital Matte Painter/Environment TD

FX Technical Director

Lighting Techincal Director

LookDev Technical Director

Roto Prep Artist

Technical Animator

VFX Editor



Hibernum is a game development and animation studio. They deliver best-in-class visuals and animations with proven monetization and viral mechanics. They have worked on hundreds of video games from AAA console to casual mobile games. They’ve worked on games such as Disney’s infinity, Assassin’s Creed, Cars, Batman and many more.

Website: http://hibernum.com

Top Titles: Deus Ex Universe, Magic: The Gathering – Puzzle Quest, Porta-Pilots: Plunging Through Time, Trans-Galactic Tournament (PS4), Fruit Ninja Kinect 2, Cars Daredevil Garage, Bruce Lee: Enter the Game, Cupcake Carnival, Calling All Mixels

Size of Company: 51-200 employees

Job Postings:

Game Developer

2D Artist

VFX Artist



BioWare develops high-quality console, PC, and online role-playing games focused on rich stories, unforgettable characters, and vast worlds to discover. In 2008, BioWare was acquired by Electronic Arts, a leading global interactive entertainment publisher.

Website: http://www.bioware.com/

Top Titles:  Baldur’s Gate, Neverwinter Nights, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Jade Empire, Mass Effect, and Dragon Age

Size of Company: 501-1000 employees worldwide

Job Postings:

Senior Development Director

Senior Gameplay Designer

Senior Technical Quality Analyst II







Fuel is a visual effects company that creates immersive virtual worlds, mobile apps and social gaming, branded entertainment, interactive multi-screen experiences, interactive rich media advertising, and digital loyalty programs.

Website: http://www.fuelyouth.com

Top Titles: Disney Junior Magic Phone, Monopoly Here & Now World Edition, Nascar Accelerated Nation (Website), Geox Kids Books, McDonalds apps, Barbie.com

Size of Company: 51-200 employees

Job Postings:

Art Director

Creative Director


8653369_300x300Mercury Filmworks

Mercury Filmworks are digital animation specialists who offer a complete range of film and television production services from concept and creative development, to design, animation, post & delivery

Website:  http://mercuryfilmworks.com

Top Titles:  Animated television (The Lion Guard, Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts, Star vs. the Forces of Evil, Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero), Films (Team Hot Wheels: The Origin of Awesome, Curious George, The PowerPuff Girls Movie, and Looney Tunes: Back In Action)

Size of Company: 201-500 employees

Job Postings:

2D Digital Animator (Tangled)

2D Digital Animator (The Lion Guard)

2D Digital Animator (Atomic Puppet)


Storyboard Supervisor



Quebec City



Beenox is a Video game developer company that has been part of the production of many well-known games through craftsmanship and innovation

Website:  http://beenox.com/en/

Top Titles: Skylanders, The Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Man Shattered Dimensions, Guitar Hero Smash Hits, Bee Movie Game, Monsters vs. Aliens

Size of Company: 201-500 employees

Job Postings:

Concept Artist




Frima is Canadian-owned game studio creating games for all platforms such as web, console, handhelds, iPhone, iPad, TV and mobile. They  have been noted as one of the fastest growing companies in Canada.

Website:   http://www.frimastudio.com/home

Top Titles: Zombie Tycoon, Widgets Odyssey, A Space Shooter for 2 Bucks!, Nun Attack, Chariot, Pocket God, Big Brain Wolf, Rock Paper Sumo, Build-a-Bearville.com

Size of Company: 201-500 employees

Job Postings:

3D Lead Artist


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BKOM Studios is a full-service digital studio dedicated to helping brands develop their presence across multiple points of interaction and platforms, including products, points of sale, websites, apps, social media, marketing campaigns and mobile games.

Website:  http://www.bkom.com

Top Titles: Yo-Kai Watch Land, Mix+Smash: Marvel Superhero Mashers, My Little Pony: Equestria Girls, Star Wars: Heroes Path, Disney Story Central

Size of Company: 80+ in Quebec and Los Angeles

Job Postings:

User Interface Artist

3D Animator

Web/App Designer

Motion Designer


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