NUKE COMPOSITING ARTISTS

Location:
Sofia, Bulgaria
Work Term:
Full time
Department:
2D

Job Summary

In the last twenty years, Worldwide FX has become one of the premier visual effects houses in Europe.
Our major film credits include "Hitman's Wife Bodyguard", "Hellboy", "Hitman's Bodyguard", "Hunter Killer", “London Has Fallen”, “Criminal”, ”Rambo”, “Olympus Has Fallen”, “Automata”, “The Expendables” (film series), “The Legend of Hercules”, “Conan”, among many others to which our skillful team added a high standard visual marvel.

We have a lot of exciting and big new projects coming our way and we are looking for:

NUKE COMPOSITING ARTISTS

Compositing Artists create the final image of a frame, shot or VFX sequence of the project. They take all the different digital materials used (assets), such as computer-generated (CG) images, live action footage and matte paintings, and combine them to appear as one cohesive image and shot. They are responsible for creating high quality digital composites and visual effects for feature films, performing all tasks associated with the compositing process: roto, plate (clean plates), keying etc.

Major Duties

DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

• Creating high quality, photo realistic visual effects shots;
• Producing comps in timely manner, adhering to timelines and schedules;
• Ensure that the shots meet the requirements of the rendering processes, optimizing comps for rendering;
• Closely following directions/notes, both written and verbal;
• Collaborating with VFX Supervisor, Comp Supervisor;
• Communicate with Coordinators ensuring all elements are received and working, and seek information and/or feedback if necessary.

Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE AND DESIRED EXPERIENCE:

• At least 1 year of compositing experience in VFX for feature films and/or episodic series;
• Strong Nuke knowledge;
• A good eye: recognize what makes an image appear realistic in terms of light, color, composition and perspective;
• Fundamental skills of Roto, Tracking, Cleanups and Paint fixes;
• Excellent compositing techniques, ability to work with grade and integrate CG multipass renders;
• Excellent Keying skills, attention to detail;
• Work within Nuke 3D environment to add filmed elements, DMP env elements to the shot;
• Understanding of Color spaces, luts, etc.
• Be comfortable with a LINUX / UNIX environment;
• Good understanding of photography and film, and how the interactions of light, lenses and camera make up the image;
• Basic knowledge of Deep Compositing and Python is a plus;

• Must have a positive attitude and be a team player;
• Good verbal and written communication skills;
• Ability to establish priorities, work independently or within a group and work with minimal supervision.

We offer:
• A challenging and rewarding job in one of the premier visual effects houses in Europe;
• Enjoyable and respectful work environment;
• Open-minded and people oriented management team promoting innovation, personal development, and professional growth;
• Healthy work-life balance;
• Health Insurance and dental care.

If you think your profile is a good match for this position at WorldWide FX, just send us your demo reel and resume!

To be considered: include your resume, demo reel/portfolio link (and password, if needed) with your application.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted via e-mail!

Confidentiality of all applications is assured!