The VFX Artist key responsibility is to generate quality effects to support the CG team. He/she requires a great knowledge in rigid body simulation, particle dynamics, procedural geometry generation, fluid, fire and smoke simulation, using the appropriate software and tools.
In addition to the creation of VFX elements he or she shall perform the fundamentals of an entire VFX pipeline; from basic match-moving, VFX creation to lighting/render and compositing.
Post-Production & Visual Effects Department
|Reports to||CG Supervisor / VFX Supervisor|
Create VFX elements for assigned shots in the area of particles, rigid body dynamics and fluid dynamic simulations.
Setup physically correct lighting environments, shaders, textures and renders in its logical layers and/or passes for compositing.
Produce realistic looking visual effects shots utilizing compositing tools and techniques.
To execute 2D & 3D tracks to placed VFX elements in either 2D or 3D space correctly within the compositing tool.
To have an eye for colour and grade VFX layers to match base plates.
A sense of Visual Effects esthetic for timing and design.
To work closely with Supervisors, Concept Team and 3D Animators to fill in the gaps be it texture, background matte-painting, layout and etc.. to complete the shot.
The creation of procedural assets and animation for VFX is a plus to the team and projects.
To have cultivate a habit of improvement and continuous learning to improve team efficiency and product quality.
A strong team player with the willingness to communicate among colleagues.
A solution seeker and troubleshooter of daily task or in general and generous in sharing of knowledge.
|Skills||• Competent in 3D production tools in Maya and Houdini|
• Competent in Compositing using Nuke and/or After Effects
python, mel, C++, etc..
|Education/ Experience Required||• Diploma in Digital Media or equivalent|
|Knowledge||• Proficiency in English (Writing, Reading, and Speaking)|
• Mandarin language would be a bonus
|Software||• Proficiency in Houdini|
• Proficiency in Nuke
• Proficiency in Autodesk Maya
• Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop
• Proficiency in Adobe After Effects
• Proficiency in Substance a plus