Added by on 2017-04-10

Method Studios Recruiting Digital Matte Painter & VFX Production Assistant

Method Studios Recruiting, VFX,Method Studios, vfx job, cg job, job, Method Studios hiring, Method Studios jobs, Method Studios London, 3d job

Digital Matte Painter

Category: Matte Painter
Company: Method Studios Vancouver
Location: Vancouver (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

The Digital Matte Painter works closely with the VFX Supervisor to realize the client’s vision. The position requires a high degree of technical skill and artistic judgment. The Matte Painter is responsible for creating photoreal environments and landscapes, as well as creating elements and textures for matching into live action plates or standing as their own matte painting plates. They must also have a sound knowledge and understanding of visual effects pipelines, production and implementation, as well as the ability to work well in a team.

Duties

• Create synthetic backgrounds and environments to match the overall look and needs of a given project based on concept art and/or photo reference
• integrating matte paintings into 3D environments using Maya and/or Nuke
• Contribute to the visual and technical attributes of productions
• Assist in troubleshooting background components created
• Consult with clients and other artists on the team as required

Qualifications

• Minimum of 3 years experience as a digital matte painter in a production environment for live action projects, preferably on feature films
• Expert knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
• Experience with 3D Maya software and strong compositing and 3D projection skills in Nuke
• A good understanding of 2D and 3D workflows within a production environment
• Knowledge of design, photography, and digital processes an asset
• Ability to work under tight deadlines
• Possess a strong understanding of light, colour and perspective
• Possess excellent artistic communication skills, as well as an excellent eye for detail
• Flexibility to produce concept art from scratch is a plus
• Knowledge of Vue software is a plus

Apply here:http://www.methodstudios.com/apply/digital-matte-painter-dmp-senior
————————-

VFX Production Assistant

Category: Assistant
Company: Method Studios Vancouver
Location: Vancouver (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

Responsibilities

Reporting to the VFX Production Manager, the VFX Production Assistant (P.A.) aids the daily production of a project and assists with facility needs when requested.
The VFX P.A. works with production management teams and artists on a daily basis, and occasionally clients. This ongoing interaction requires a highly professional demeanor and diplomacy.

Duties

Create and maintain shot boards
Timesheet wrangling
Lunch/dinner wrangling
Shotgun data entry
QC support (session prep)
Attend meetings and dailies sessions, assist as needed
Data support as required
Processing incoming material from client
Facilitating electronic deliveries of material to the client
Shipping equipment or data drives to vendors, clients or other offices
All other duties as requested by the production team or facility
Daily overtime, weekend work and offset hours are likely during a production

Qualifications

Experience working at a visual effects studio or similar CG-related industry (video games, TV, animation) is an asset.
Recent film school graduates will be considered.
Must work well in a team environment with good communication skills.
Must be familiar with Office programs such as MS Word and Excel.
Experience with production programs such as Filemaker Pro and Shotgun are assets.
Vehicle and drivers license would also be an asset but not mandatory.

Apply here:- http://www.methodstudios.com/apply/vfx-production-assistant
—————————
Method Studios Recruiting Digital Matte Painter & VFX Production Assistant, Method Studios, vfx job, cg job, job, Method Studios hiring, Method Studios jobs, Method Studios, 3d job, Animation Jobs, CGI, CG Jobs, Method Studios Recruiting, Method Studios Recruiting Digital Matte Painter, Method Studios Recruiting VFX Production Assistant, Digital Matte Painter, VFX Production Assistant