Added by on 2013-08-22

Modus FX Recruiting Visual Effects Artist & Matte painter

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Visual Effects Artist (SFX)

Category: Other
Company: Modus FX
Location: Montreal (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description
Type of employment

Full time
Contract
Immediat supervisor

Lead Visual Effects Artist

General description

The incumbent is responsible for the design, creation and realization of digital visual effects and various simulations through several techniques and software.

Requirements

Must have five (5) years of experience in Visual Effects, Computer Graphic or in animation;
Have a very good knowledge of one of the following software: Maya, Houdini or XSI ICE;
Have a knowledge of Fume Fx, 3DS MAX and Nuke represents an asset;
Demonstrate a very good sense of “timing”;
Experience in simulation of cloth/hair is an asset;
Must know and understand the structure of production;
Must have a good knowledge of the principles of physics and mathematics;
Must demonstrate experience in programming;
Must have a college degree in visual arts or in 3D;
Have a good knowledge of English and French, both spoken and written;
Must demonstrate a strong ability to manage a work team.

Principal responsibilities

Be aware of the nature of the project before it begins;
View the edits, references and sequences in preparation for work;
Search the best means of achieving the effects to be developed;
Share and rule with his supervisor on the final result to be obtained;
Assess and inform his superior of difficulties and technical needs expected to achieve effects;
Create and develop the tools necessary to achieve the visual effects;
Create and develop images, elements and models that will be used for the project or for all other initiatives;
Develop and propose the visual effects and simulations;
Realize all the effects and simulations requested (particles, hair, smoke, clothing, liquid, etc.);
Provide relative documentation on the creation of tools;
Write and revise scripts relating to work performed;
Work to optimize the techniques currently used;
Participate in research and development during waiting periods;
Organize, manage and maintain the simulation files and accessories created;
Organize and manage the database of visual effect references, of editing, tools and accessories created
Publish the approved items in full compliance;
Deliver images;
Participate in daily meetings;
Make corrections and edits to images as requested;
Submit for evaluation to his superiors the work done to obtain approval;
Perform rendered images taken and monitor the work of rendering;
Perform other related duties as assigned by management.

Apply here:- http://modusfx.com/apply-for-a-job/?ref=visual-fx-artist&id=3052
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Matte painter

Category: Matte Painter
Company: Modus FX
Location: Montreal (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description
Type of employment

Contract
Full-time
Immediate supervisor

Lead Matte Painter

General description

The incumbent must design, create and produce environments and realistic scenes and believable on a photographic or rendered in 3D, according to the project. She must therefore make environments for sequences based on artistic direction obtained.

Requirements

Have more than five (5) years of experience in Matte Painting;
Have an excellent knowledge of Photoshop;
Have a good knowledge of the following software represents an asset: XSI and Nuke;
Must have a portfolio of quality drawings and matte paint is essential;
Have a college diploma or university degree in arts or design or an equivalent experience;
Good knowledge of English or French, both spoken and written;

Principal responsibilities

Be aware of the nature of the project before it begins;
Watch montages, references and sequences in preparation for work;
Find the best ways to achieve the images to be developed;
Search, retrieve and use existing images from various sources to the images / matte paint;
Review and verify all information and references related to the image to work;
Share and rule with his supervisor on the final result to be obtained;
Assess and inform his superior of technical difficulties and needs anticipated for the realization of images;
Create and paint to complete environments 2D images and scenes of the film as artistic parameters identified;
Create and produce images (environments) on a platform 3D rendering within the parameters outlined arts;
Integrate images (photorealistic) in a 3D environment;
Check the continuity of production environments;
Inform the team leader and supervisor of work progress;
Make available all versions in progress;
Create a file containing all the resources found and used;
Organize and maintain files and elements of Matte Painting;
Publish approved items in full compliance;
Deliver images;
Participate in daily meetings;
Conduct and participate in a post mortem with the team of artist assigned to the project;
Perform other related duties as assigned by management

Apply here:- http://modusfx.com/apply-for-a-job/?ref=matte-painter-2&id=2936
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