Added by on 2013-06-27

Master Key Effects North Recruiting 3D Generalist, Matte Painter & Compositors

.

3D GENERALIST – TORONTO OFFICE

Master Key Effects North is a VFX company located in Toronto. We are currently seeking a full-time 3D Generalist to start immediately

Key Responsibilities:

• Create photo real elements such as aircrafts, terrains, vehicles, set extensions, etc.
• Modelling, lighting, animation, rigging, texturing, and using projections for set extensions
• Applicant must be able to perform in a fast-paced environment, willing to make changes on the fly, and work well with others.
• Must be able to work independently or within teams to achieve high quality assets and 3d passes for handoff to compositing.

Qualifications:

• Must be a resident of Ontario for the past 12 months
• Must have a good knowledge of camera tracking and a keen eye for detail.
• Experience in photo-real modelling, lighting, animation, rigging, texturing, and using projections for set extensions is a must.
• 3ds Max is our software of choice but Maya candidates will also be considered; knowledge of both is a bonus.
• Knowledge of particle and fluid systems is also a high priority

Interested candidates (Ontario residents only, please!) should send a cover letter, resume and web link to your reel (with breakdown) to jobs@mkvfx.com with ‘3D Generalist’ in the subject line.
———————————————————————————————————-

MATTE PAINTER – TORONTO OFFICE

Master Key Effects North is a VFX company located in Toronto. We are currently seeking a full-time 2D/3D Matte Painter to work in our Toronto office.

Key Responsibilities:

• Initial concept set up of matte painting designs
• Work with 3D CG Artists to create photo real paintings and elements using 3D and 2D tools and techniques including camera setup, modelling for projection, camera animation, atmospherics and light passes
• Acquire or provide photographic reference materials
• Perform tasks related to integrating imagery into shots, preserving a unified sense of lighting, perspective and colour.
• This work is for serial Television, understanding quick turn arounds is essential in a TV VFX production environment.

Qualifications:

• Must be a resident of Ontario for the last 12 months
• Must be skilled in Z Brush, MudBox, Mari, or other 3D Painting software
• A minimum of 5 years experience as a Digital Matte Painter for live action feature or television
• Applicant must be skilled in Adobe Photoshop
• Advanced knowledge of Matte Painting techniques including colour space, digital-paint techniques, photography, depth, colour and lighting.
• A sound understanding of perspective in 2.5D and 3D environments.
• OAbility to work well within a team environment.

Interested candidates (Ontario residents only, please!) should send a cover letter, resume and web link to your reel to jobs@mkvfx.com with ‘Matte Painter’ in the subject line.
———————————————————————————————————-

NUKE/AFTER EFFECTS COMPOSITORS – TORONTO OFFICE

Master Key Effects North is a VFX company located in Toronto, at the Downsview Park Studios

We are currently looking for talented Nuke & After Effects Compositors for immediate start. We require someone who is able to work both in a team and on their own in a fast paced environment.

Ideal candidate is proficient in both Nuke & After Effects software. They have a keen eye for detail, excellent communication skills and technical knowledge and have relevant experience in a commercial, film or TV environment.

Key Responsibilities:

• Work closely with the VFX Supervisor, VFX Producer, and lead CG artists
• Problem-solve complex compositing issues using Nuke & After Effects within a VFX pipeline
• Research, develop and adapt new and current ideas and techniques
• Be able to create high quality effects in a tight and short timeline.

Qualifications:

• Must be a resident of Ontario for the last 12 months
• Minimum 2 years Photo Real compositing experience, ideally in serial episodic production
• Advanced level of knowledge compositing 3D elements
• Proficient using 2.5d approaches, projections and using the 3D environment within Nuke. This must be demonstrated on your reel
• Proficiency with tracking (both 2D and 3D)
• Understanding of VFX pipeline
• On set experience a plus

Interested candidates (Ontario residents only, please!) should send a cover letter, resume and web link to your reel to jobs@mkvfx.com with ‘Nuke Compositor’ in the subject line.
———————————————————————————————————-
Master Key Effects North Recruiting, 3D Generalist, Matte Painter, Compositors, SMaster Key Effects North jobs, Animation, 3d, Master Key Effects North, Master Key Effects North Toronto, Toronto