Start date: Mid July 2016 – 20th Mar 2017
The ability to use both artistic and technical knowledge to create stunning visual effects in animated show production. Works with VFX Supervisor and other show leads to interpret concept drawings, color keys and input from show Director or Art Director when necessary.
The Visual Effects Artist must possess the skills and experience to excel in the following areas:
Ø Experience with particles, volumetric fluids and simulating natural phenomena.
Ø Experience with hair and fur grooming
Ø Cloth simulation experience
Ø Working experience of caches and fx pipelines
Ø Strong communication skills and the ability to work well with a small team.
Ø MEL, Python and xGen expression experience
Ø BiFrost experience a plus.
Ø Independent problem solver.
Ø FX department experience in Broadcast and/or Animated Feature work.
Ø Tertiary qualifications are desired but not essential for the right candidate.
Ø Excellent technical, professional and personal recommendations and references.
Email CV/Resumes and Showreel to firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘FX Artist – WTS’ in the subject line