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Luma Pictures Recruiting VFX Producer, Concept Artist, Compositor, FX Artists, JR Pipeline TD, Look Development Artist, Lighting Artist, Mid Level Pipeline TD & Tracker and Matchmove Artist

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VFX Producer

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES

– Managing all aspects of a show, involving:
* The VFX breakdown and bid
* Planning and scheduling of facility resources
* Managing the VFX team and monitoring their work during the post-production process
* Liaising / managing relationships with clients
– Plan and schedule facility resources with the VFX Supervisor
– Responsible for supervising the daily assignment to individual artists
– Ensure the progression of work is to the client’s satisfaction
– Communicating with clients, editorial and in-house management
– Tracking and updating progress of VFX shots in database
– Meet budgets and schedule targets
– Maintaining adherence to set Production contract standards
– Motivating individual artists as well as the team as a whole
– Ensuring all facility departments are aware of Production’s requirements

SKILLS

– Minimum 3 years VFX production experience
– MS Office; particularly Excel (an understanding of Project is also beneficial)
– High level problem solving skills
– Highly adaptable to change
– Extremely detail oriented and well organized
– Proven in project management
– Capable of motivating and leading a large team with enthusiasm and clarity
– Calm and methodical in their approach to work
– Able to grow and thrive in a fast-paced environment

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=70ae6ebb-234c-418a-8922-982c4714e8c7
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Concept Artist

It always starts with great people…

Luma was built by people who love VFX and are constantly challenging themselves to be their best. They also know that to do amazing work, you need to enjoy what you’re doing so we work hard to create a fun, challenging atmosphere that puts a priority on giving you the work/life balance that you need to grow..

Check out our work, and our culture.

(& our all around inappropriate take on halloween!)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

– Concept art / Mood Frames
– 3D blocking for environments and architectural subjects
– Photo-bashing technologies
– Digital painting

QUALIFICATIONS:

Artist should be familiar with more than one of the following applications:

– 3D package (Maya, 3DsMax, others)
– Photoshop
– Painter
– ZBrush

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=adcd77ec-715e-4e6e-9933-d8de479204ce
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Compositor

Luma Pictures is an artist centric feature film VFX studio located two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, California. We maintain a unique culture with an amazingly talented staff and are always on the lookout for exceptional people for full time and project positions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Compositing of both digital and live action elements to create groundbreaking visual effects shots for blockbuster films
• Collaborate with fellow artist and supervisors to meet challenging production deadlines in a positive work environment

QUALIFICATIONS:

– Must be well versed Nuke (background with Shake considered a plus)
– Should have a good understanding of 3d multi-pass rendering techniques and colorspace concepts
– Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines
– An understanding of stereo (3D) and anamorphic compositing in Nuke
– Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team focused environment, good communication skills are a must
– You must be willing & able to relocate to LA if necessary.

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=81bbcb5e-bc62-412b-94a3-66980bb98ef7
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FX Artists

It always starts with great people…

Luma was built by people who love VFX and are constantly challenging themselves to be their best. They also know that to do amazing work, you need to enjoy what you’re doing so we work hard to create a fun, challenging atmosphere that puts a priority on giving you the work/life balance that you need to grow..

Check out our work, and our culture.

(& our all around inappropriate take on halloween!)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Can develop complex particle and fluid simulations in Maya and FumeFX
Light and render FX passes for specific shots using developed FX rigs
Develop rigs/techniques to implement and optimize approved looks
Produce look tests based on provided reference materials
Creation of tools and scripts to facilitate workflow

QUALIFICATIONS:

Artist should have advanced knowledge of Maya.
Should also be proficient in
Fume
Realflow
Houdini

Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team focused environment,good communication skills are a must
Python scripting experience is a plus
Understanding multi pass 3D compositing is a plus
Strong time management skills and extremely organized.
Solid work ethic and a positive attitude in the face of challenging situations.

PLUS:

Has working knowledge and expertise in other areas of the pipeline outside of FX.

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=4f101aba-07ca-46c3-b8b7-5c0170a2211c
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JR Pipeline TD

It always starts with great people…

Luma was built by people who love VFX and are constantly challenging themselves to be their best. They also know that to do amazing work, you need to enjoy what you’re doing so we work hard to create a fun, challenging atmosphere that puts a priority on giving you the work/life balance that you need to grow..

DESCRIPTION:

We are currently looking for a junior technical director who shows incredible promise. There’s plenty of work to do, so ultimately the nature of the job will vary with the skills and experience you bring to the table. This is a great opportunity to join a thriving studio with a highly respected development team, and work on A-list blockbusters like Iron Man 3, The Avengers, Prometheus, X-Men: First Class, and Guardians of the Galaxy.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

– learn and extend the pipeline
– develop tools that make artists happy
– identify and automate inefficient or redundant tasks

QUALIFICATIONS:

– 1+ years python experience
– must be comfortable with Object-Oriented programming
– expert problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
– experience with Maya and Nuke
– great communication skills
– good time management

EXPERIENCE WITH THE FOLLOWING:

– Linux/OSX
– python scripting in Nuke
– PyQT or PySide
– mysql
– PyMEL
– C/C++
– web development

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=e80915e1-0ee5-4631-842c-58891dac9ec6
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Look Development Artist

Luma Pictures is an artist centric feature film VFX studio located two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, California. We maintain a unique culture with an amazingly talented staff and are always on the lookout for exceptional people for full time and project positions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Working with the VFX Supervisor and Lighting lead to set the Look for an asset/shot/sequence
• Lighting and Compositing of CG Elements to establish templates for other artists to achieve the Look of the asset/shot/sequence
• Ensure consistency among shots sharing similar assets or lighting rigs in order to preserve continuity
• Work closely Lighting Lead and Development team to distribute and maintain common shader, texture and FX libraries for specific assets/shots/sequences
• Work Closely with Compositing Leads to ensure consistency and matching of Look between assets/shots/sequences

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Artist must know Maya, Arnold and Nuke extremely well
• Extensive experience creating photo real full CG shots and sequences as well as adding CG to live action shots
• Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team focused environment, good communication skills are a must
• Strong time management skills and extremely organized.
• Solid work ethic and a positive attitude in the face of challenging situations.
• Los Angeles Residents or willingness to relocate preferred *Relocation assistance may be available subject to negotiation

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=f5f4973d-f150-4cac-b5b3-c5a3c84a2cfb
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Lighting Artist

Luma Pictures is an artist centric feature film VFX studio located two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, California. We maintain a unique culture with an amazingly talented staff and are always on the lookout for exceptional people for full time and project positions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

– Lighting look development for integration of CG elements into Live Action
– Lighting look development for full CG shots
– Creation of tools and scripts to facilitate workflow
– Develop methodologies for reduction of render time and improving quality of results

QUALIFICATIONS:

– Artist must be proficient in Maya, as well as all modern lighting and rendering techniques
– Knowledge of Arnold, V-ray or equivalent renderer is necessary
– Understanding multi pass 3D compositing is required
– Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team-focused environment, good communication skills are a must
– Must possess strong time management skills and be extremely organized.
– Solid work ethic and a positive attitude in the face of challenging situations.
– Los Angeles Residents or willingness to relocate preferred • Relocation assistance may be available subject to negotiation

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=a3ac383a-bcee-48a6-83c6-f4104be5d44f
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Mid Level Pipeline TD

Luma Pictures is an artist-centric feature film VFX studio located two blocks from the beach in sunny Santa Monica, California. We maintain a fun loving culture with an amazingly talented staff and are always on the lookout for exceptional people for full time and project positions.
We are currently looking for a junior technical director who shows incredible promise. There’s plenty of work to do, so ultimately the nature of the job will vary with the skills and experience you bring to the table. This is a great opportunity to join a thriving studio with a highly respected development team, and work on A-list blockbusters like Iron Man 3, The Avengers, Prometheus, X-Men: First Class, and Guardians of the Galaxy.

QUALIFICATIONS:

3+ years industry experience
Master of python
In-depth knowledge of PyQT or PySide
Good UI design sense
Experience using databases
Expert problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
Experience with Maya and Nuke
Great communication skills
Good time management

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Learn and extend the pipeline
Develop tools that make artists happy
Identify and automate inefficient or redundant tasks

PLUS:

Linux/OSX
PyMEL
C/C++
Web development

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=ada06b91-3e48-4225-b75f-cbd6966f719a
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Tracker & Matchmove Artist

It always starts with great people…

Luma was built by people who love VFX and are constantly challenging themselves to be their best. They also know that to do amazing work, you need to enjoy what you’re doing so we work hard to create a fun, challenging atmosphere that puts a priority on giving you the work/life balance that you need to grow..

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Work with animation and modeling departments to ensure accurate camera track
Problem solve and predict potential problems related to scene setup and continuity
Accurately reconstruct 3D geometry based on photographs

QUALIFICATIONS:

Mastery of core 3D principles rotation, translation, scale, gimbal lock
Thorough understanding of 3D camera principles such as lenses, distortion, parallax, etc.
Artist must be well versed with Maya, and proficient in one or more camera tracking packages (Sytheyes, PFTrack, etc)
Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team oriented environment, great communication skills are a must

You MUST apply through Luma’s website to be considered — follow the link to apply: http://www.lumapictures.com/careers/?job=ec476c4d-308a-4dce-81de-fd5384d5f2cd
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