9 Sep 2019

Full-Time CFX Artist

Jellyfish Pictures – Posted by Jellyfish Pictures Ltd London, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Apply Here: https://www.workable.com/j/6294A17766

Description
Jellyfish is recruiting for Character FX Artists for an animated feature with a major Hollywood production studio.

Key Purpose of the Job:
Character FX Artists will work closely with the CFX Lead to understand the vision of the Director for cloth/hair and fur on our Feature Animation projects. You will work collaboratively with your team to find the best technical and creative solutions in order to meet production needs and produce simulations that matches the high quality vision for our projects.

About You
– Organised and pro-active.
– A team player and clear communicator, and a keenness for collaboration
– Adaptable and with a willingness to learn new skills and techniques
– Calm under pressure and committed to meet production deadlines
– A positive, can-do attitude

Essential
– Thorough knowledge of an area of creature/character specialisation and a broad understanding of the other areas, which include rigging and enveloping in Maya, cloth, hair, flesh, rigid body destruction.
– Works with the rest of the team to creatively solve problems and troubleshoot effectively.
– Ability to interpret feedback and expand upon the art direction given.
– Rethink how you approach tasks to improve workflow.
– Houdini knowledge is a must
– Have strong visual and artistic skills

Desirable
– Experience on Feature Animation projects
– An interest in anatomy, tailoring, grooming or mechanics depending on your area of specialisation
– Maya Character FX set-ups and simulation
– A good General TD background

Note:
We are unable to sponsor any visa applications for this role. Due to the volume of applications we expect to receive, we will only be able to respond to shortlisted candidates.
Please only apply for this role, if you have the relevant experience. If you apply and do not meet the relevant requirements, your application will be rejected.
Our careers section offers a range of other roles, which may be more suitable to your talents and creativity. We encourage you to look at them. Should you find that the roles available are not suitable, we have a Speculative application form, which when completed allows us to retain your details and get in touch as soon as the relevant role becomes available!

Benefits
Free Breakfast – Toast, Cereal, Coffee, Fruit and Tea!
Contribution towards gym membership
Fortnightly cinema in our private screening room
And much much more!

Apply Here: https://www.workable.com/j/6294A17766

Job Categories: General. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: CFX.

Job expires in 21 days.

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