VFX Assistant

Job Description

A VFX Assistant will work closely with our Lead Flame Artists, who will assign and critique their work. They need to be highly efficient and organized in their technical and software abilities, while also being highly artistic and an excellent creative problem solver. They will combine technical and creative aspects with an innate understanding of the visual effects post-production process to provide solutions to the ever changing needs of the clients, often under extremely demanding deadlines.

Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with other members of the VFX and editorial teams
  • Basic Compositing and Conforming
  • Organizing, compressing, and delivering files
  • Paint and rotoscoping

Job requirements

  • Pursuing a degree in media or equivalent professional experience
  • Knowledge of compression software such as Adobe Media Encoder is required
  • Basic Compositing Experience regardless of software
  • Excellent people and project management skills
  • A strong creative eye and a problem-solving attitude
  • Great communication skills, able to work well in a team and with clients, creative leads, etc
  • Knowledge of non-linear editing programs such as Adobe Premiere, Davinci Resolve, and Final Cut Pro are helpful but not required
  • Basic knowledge of Flame or Nuke is an advantage
  • Knowledge of other VFX software such as Maya, Houdini, or Blender is also an advantage
  • Sound aesthetic with a good understanding of color, contrast, and lighting design
  • Takes direction well and exercises close attention to detail

Apply to [email protected] with resume and letter of interest. Please specify the location and job title you are applying for in your subject line.