Jobs Board

Our jobs board connects VFX professionals - putting companies in touch with talent in the most linear way possible. We invite employers to post their latest vacancies or contracts onto our jobs board and we invite freelancers and job seekers to connect with these clients directly. So make our jobs board your first port of call when advertising or seeking a job in the VFX industry!

 

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  • Senior Animator Sheffield VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1790
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Red Star 3D is an award winning animation studio specialising in the production of 3D/4D film

    content for visitor attractions such as theme parks and museums worldwide.

    They are currently have an opening for a Senior Animator to work on-site at their studio in Sheffield.

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    Skills and Software knowledge required: SoftImage or any other

    Start Date: asap

    End date: N/A

    Day Rate or salary: N/A

    Location Or Working Remotely: Electric Works, Sheffield, S1 2BJ

    Application deadline: 31/1/2015

    Please find more information relevant to the position here: www.redstar3D.com/jobs.pdf

    If interested please apply to: jobs@redstar3D.com

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    www.redstar3D.com

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  • Mid/Senior Hair/Fur TD artist Remotely VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1793
    Job Type:
    Freelance

     

    Zeilt Productions - Luxembourg - is urgently looking for a Hair/Fur TD artist to work remotely.
    Skills and Software knowledge required: Maya/3Delight.
    Application deadline: asap
    Start Date: asap
    End date: TBC
    Day Rate or salary: information not available
    Location Or Working Remotely: Working remotely
    Are Workstation/Licences Provided: No
    If interested, please contact gil.pinheiro@zeilt.com
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    Zeilt.com

    ZEILT PRODUCTIONS - Luxembourg - is urgently looking for a Mid/Senior Hair/Fur TD artist to work remotely.

    Skills and Software knowledge required: Maya/3Delight.

    Application deadline: asap

    Start Date: asap

    End date: TBC

    Day Rate or salary: information not available

    Location Or Working Remotely: Working remotely

    Are Workstation/Licences Provided: No

     

    If interested, please contact gil.pinheiro@zeilt.com

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    Zeilt.com

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  • 2D Tutors Required London, Escape Studios VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1733
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Escape Studios is looking for new blood to join our roster of industry leading professionals, responsible for honing the talents of those emerging into the VFX industry.

    We're looking for full time and part time tutors to teach in our classroom and help the next stage of Escape's growth as Europe's leading VFX academy.

    For those applicants looking to teach 2D skills we are looking for industry professionals who have been in the industry for at least 7 years, with a healthy background in Film & TV and a good list of credits.

    Finally we're looking for applicants with the following skills:

    Essential

    • Nuke
    • Silhouette

    Desirable

    • Maya
    • After Effects
    • C4D

    If you think you've got what it takes to join the Escape team, contact andy.brassington@escapestudios.com

    Start date - 12th Feb

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  • 3D Tutors Required London, Escape Studios VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1732
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Escape Studios is looking for new blood to join our roster of Industry leading professionals, responsible for honing the talents of those emerging into the industry.

    We're looking for full time and part time tutors to teach in our classroom and help the next stage of Escape's growth as Europe's leading VFX academy.

    For those applicants looking to teach 3D skills we are looking for industry professionals who have been in the industry for at least 7 years, with a healthy background in Film & TV and a good list of credits.

    Finally we're looking for applicants with the following skills:

    Essential

     

    • Maya
    • 3D Equalizer
    • Mental Ray
    • Photoshop

     

    Desirable

     

    • Basic Nuke
    • Mudbox
    • Houdini
    • V Ray
    • Arnold
    • Renderman

     

    If you think you've got what it takes to join the Escape team, contact andy.brassington@escapestudios.com

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  • 3D Generalist London VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1802
    Job Type:
    Freelance

     

    Freelance 3D generalist - London
    Studio Private is a London-based creative production and post production studio servicing global top tier clients in fashion, music and advertising industries. This ambitious and forward thinking company provides cross-platform solutions for both still and moving image, including shoot production, still and video retouching, CGI / VFX and creative direction.
    We are looking for freelance CG / VFX generalist to join our dedicated team within the Creative and Motion department. You will be working alongside the department producing a wide variety of assets, from 3D modelling / texturing / rendering to creative treatments and visual effects work. 
    The ideal candidate will be both creative and technically minded, and fulfil the following requirements:
    - Have at least 1-2 years experience in a 3D or VFX role.
    - Able to fit in with our Maya, After Effects, Photoshop, Zbrush and Nuke Pipeline.
    - Motivated and eager to learn in a fast paced environment.
    - Artistic flair, and a strong eye for detail.
    - An experimental and curious mindset.
    - Be enthusiastic and driven with a strong work ethic.
    - Strong organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.
    - Traditional drawing skills and an interest in fashion and advertising is an advantage.
    This is an exciting opportunity to join our fast paced and creative team, located in the heart of Shoreditch. If you fit this role, please send your CV along with examples of your work to liam@studioprivate.co.uk
    We look forward to hearing from you.
    http://studioprivate.co.uk/
    http://studioprivate.co.uk/motioncreative/
    To answer your questions.
    Application deadline 28.02.15 - Will extend if no suitable candidate is found.
    Start 19th Feb - End mid 2015 
    Can work in house or remotely providing they have the relevant software and can work office hours 9am -  6pm
    All workstation and licences for in house work are provided.

    Studio Private is a London-based creative production and post production studio servicing global top tier clients in fashion, music and advertising industries. This ambitious and forward thinking company provides cross-platform solutions for both still and moving image, including shoot production, still and video retouching, CGI / VFX and creative direction.

    We are looking for freelance CG / VFX generalist to join our dedicated team within the Creative and Motion department. You will be working alongside the department producing a wide variety of assets, from 3D modelling / texturing / rendering to creative treatments and visual effects work. 

    The ideal candidate will be both creative and technically minded, and fulfil the following requirements:

    - Have at least 1-2 years experience in a 3D or VFX role.

    - Able to fit in with our Maya, After Effects, Photoshop, Zbrush and Nuke Pipeline.

    - Motivated and eager to learn in a fast paced environment.

    - Artistic flair, and a strong eye for detail.

    - An experimental and curious mindset.

    - Be enthusiastic and driven with a strong work ethic.

    - Strong organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.

    - Traditional drawing skills and an interest in fashion and advertising is an advantage.

    The right candidate will be able to work in house or remotely providing they have the relevant software and can work office hours 9am - 6pm

    All workstations and licences for in house work are provided.

    Start date: 23.02.2015

    End date: mid 2015 

    Application deadline: open for applications

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    This is an exciting opportunity to join our fast paced and creative team, located in the heart of Shoreditch.

    If you fit this role, please send your CV along with examples of your work to liam@studioprivate.co.uk

    We look forward to hearing from you.

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    http://studioprivate.co.uk/

    http://studioprivate.co.uk/motioncreative/

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  • Pipeline Developer London VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1801
    Job Type:
    Permanent

     

    Thinkbox Software is looking for a skilled pipeline developer for their London office.
    The role will have a focus on media- and design-based pipelines, such as those in visual effects studios and architectural/design firms, and will seek to leverage the latest technologies such as private/public clouds, virtual filers, and document databases.  
    They seek a developer that is excited to work with an international team and enjoys digging into new and possibly unfamiliar technologies.
    Requirements
    In addition to the specific technology skills outlined below, the candidate should be comfortable working with a geographically-distributed team, and should be comfortable with travel to local customer facilities and with occasional international travel for business meetings and conferences.  Due to the international nature of Thinkbox Software’s operations and customer base, the candidate should be comfortable with team meetings and other events that may happen outside standard business hours.
    While the central focus of the role is that of software development, the candidate may also be required to provide customer support of Thinkbox products, to occasionally represent Thinkbox Software at local and international conferences, and to make presentations both within the company and to existing/potential customers.
    Experience: 3+ Years
    Skills
    Required Skills and Experience: Maya SDK, Nuke SDK, Houdini SDK, Python, Qt, C++, C#, Web/DB  technologies (MongoDB or similar, LAMP, REST, JSON, and all the usual acronyms), Windows and Linux platform experience.
    Plus Skills:Virtualization/cloud experience, Media and Entertainment pipelines (Asset Management Systems, Project Management Systems)
    For more information please visit http://www.thinkboxsoftware.com/pipeline-plugin-developer
    Please apply to careers@thinkboxsoftware.com 

    Thinkbox Software is looking for a skilled pipeline developer for their London office.

    The role will have a focus on media and design-based pipelines, such as those in visual effects studios and architectural/design firms, and will seek to leverage the latest technologies such as private/public clouds, virtual filers, and document databases.  

    They seek a developer that is excited to work with an international team and enjoys digging into new and possibly unfamiliar technologies.

    Requirements

    In addition to the specific technology skills outlined below, the candidate should be comfortable working with a geographically-distributed team, and should be comfortable with travel to local customer facilities and with occasional international travel for business meetings and conferences.  Due to the international nature of Thinkbox Software’s operations and customer base, the candidate should be comfortable with team meetings and other events that may happen outside standard business hours.

    While the central focus of the role is that of software development, the candidate may also be required to provide customer support of Thinkbox products, to occasionally represent Thinkbox Software at local and international conferences, and to make presentations both within the company and to existing/potential customers.

    Experience: 3+ Years

    Skills

    Required Skills and Experience: Maya SDK, Nuke SDK, Houdini SDK, Python, Qt, C++, C#, Web/DB technologies (MongoDB or similar, LAMP, REST, JSON, and all the usual acronyms), Windows and Linux platform experience.

    Plus Skills: Virtualization/cloud experience, Media and Entertainment pipelines (Asset Management Systems, Project Management Systems)

    Please apply to careers@thinkboxsoftware.com 

    For more information please visit http://www.thinkboxsoftware.com/pipeline-plugin-developer

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  • Junior Animator London VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1797
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Fifty Nine Productions is seeking creative and flexible freelance animation generalists to join their team.

    The successful candidates will work on an exciting range of high profile, creatively rewarding projects spanning theatre, live music, opera, installations and events.

    Overall purpose of the job: to work under their Senior Animators and Creative Directors to develop animated content and previsualisations.

    Person Specification

    Essential:

    - A minimum of 2 years industry experience

    - Excellent After Effects skills

    - Excellent Photoshop skills

    - Experience working in a post production team

    - Good understanding of video formats and codecs

    - Availability to work from our East London studio

    Desirable:

    - Excellent 3D animation skills (C4D or Maya)

    - Confident in analogue illustration, sketching or painting

    - Experience in creating architectural visualisations.

    - Digital painting experience

    - Excellent editing skills

    - Happy to travel onsite for short periods (a few weeks) worldwide

    - Experience in managing large amounts of data such as extensive rushes or complex workflows.

    Start Date:  Early March

    End date:  TBD

    Day Rate or salary: information not available

    Location Or Working Remotely:  Based at Hoxton Studio

    Are Workstation/Licences Provided:  Yes

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    Application deadline:   28th Feb 2015

    Where to apply:

    Applications to be submitted via the online form on the website  www.59productions.co.uk

    Please include a link to online showreels clearly explaining your role in the shots or clips shown.

    Email applications and CVs will not be accepted. 

    Due to the nature of this position they will be unable to conduct Skype interviews on this occasion.

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    www.59productions.co.uk

    59 Productions is a creative studio that provides design services and produces video content for a wide range of live environments.

    Whether creating stage productions, museum installations, live music performances, large scale events, or films, 59's team generates creative and technical ideas to help realise ambitious artistic projects.  They work with some of the most highly regarded organisations in the world including the V&A, National Theatre, Metropolitan Opera New York, Historical Royal Palaces and Manchester International Festival to produce work that constantly pushes the boundaries of innovation and creativity.

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  • Senior Animator London VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1798
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Fifty Nine Productions is seeking creative and flexible freelance animation generalists to join their team.

    The successful candidates will work on an exciting range of high profile, creatively rewarding projects spanning theatre, live music, opera, installations and events.

    Overall purpose of the job: to work closely with the Creative Directors, to develop animation concepts, look tests, guidance animatics, and to lead a small animation team in the production of video content.

    Person Specification

    Essential:

    - Highly creative

    - A minimum of 5 years industry experience

    - Excellent After Effects skills

    - Excellent Photoshop skills

    - Excellent 3D animation skills (ideally C4D or Maya)

    - Ability to respond creatively to open briefs

    - All round skills – ability to oversee every step of a workflow

    - Experience with both 2D and 3D workflows

    - Excellent technical skills and understanding of video formats and codecs

    - Availability to work from East London studio

     Desirable:

    - Confident analogue illustration, sketching or painting

    - Digital painting experience

    - Excellent editing skills

    - Video mapping experience

    - Happy to travel onsite for short periods (a few weeks) worldwide

    - Architectural visualisation experience

    Start Date: Early March

    End date: TBD

    Day Rate or salary: information not available

    Location Or Working Remotely: Based at Hoxton Studio

    Are Workstation/Licences Provided: Yes

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    Application deadline:28th Feb 2015

    Where to apply: Applications to be submitted via the online form on the website www.59productions.co.uk

    Please include a link to online showreels clearly explaining your role in the shots or clips shown.

    Email applications and CVs will not be accepted. 

    Due to the nature of this position they will be unable to conduct Skype interviews on this occasion.

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    www.59productions.co.uk

    59 Productions is a creative studio that provides design services and produces video content for a wide range of live environments.

    Whether creating stage productions, museum installations, live music performances, large scale events, or films, 59's team generates creative and technical ideas to help realise ambitious artistic projects.  They work with some of the most highly regarded organisations in the world including the V&A, National Theatre, Metropolitan Opera New York, Historical Royal Palaces and Manchester International Festival to produce work that constantly pushes the boundaries of innovation and creativity.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Lead artist London VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1796
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    The Secret Police (http://www.thesecretpolice.org/) is urgently looking for a Lead Artist.

    The Secret Police is a new mobile games studio based in London, founded by 2 experienced games entrepreneurs.

    They are looking for a lead artist/art director to come in and help them define the style for the first game they are developing. The game is a Japanese style RPG along similar lines to Brave Frontier http://bravefrontier.gumi.sg

    It will require lots of characters to collect, fuse and evolve. They would like to use a mix of skeletal animation and sprite sheets for the characters.

    They do not want to copy the Japanese style but they would like to come up with something as cool. 

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    Skills and Software knowledge required:

    -  2D  (– e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Spine.)
    -  Character design
    -  Background art
    -  UI design
    -  Concept art
    -  General skills are preferred but if you’re just good at character design that’s fine too.

      Start Date: asap

      End date: n/a

      Day Rate or salary: To be negotiated

      Location Or Working Remotely: both

      Are Workstation/Licences Provided: yes

      Application deadline: April 2015

      If interested, please send your application to  jobs@thesecretpolice.org

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  • Full time 3D Artist London VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1795
    Job Type:
    Permanent

     

    HayesDavidson is looking for a full time 3D artist.
    We have an opening for an artist who is passionate about design and architecture and can demonstrate the ability to
    consistently create high quality architectural illustration. 
    You will have a wide range of illustration skills and techniques, with proven experience and a solid working
    knowledge of 3ds max / associated renderers / Photoshop. You will share our spirit for continued learning and
    will have a keen eye for detail and a problem solving nature. If you have a great portfolio and are keen to develop
    your career we’d love to hear from you
    To apply
    Please apply with a CV and URL, or pdf portfolio (‹ 5mb) to hdrecruitment@hayesdavidson.com with ‘3DA’ as
    the subject line.
    All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and based within a reasonable distance from our studio in
    Paddington, London. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.
    dalary: Salary would be dependent on experience, we are open to artists with different levels of knowledge.
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    For more information please have a look at: http://www.hayesdavidson.com/hdjobs

    HayesDavidson is looking for a full time 3D artist.

    They have an opening for an artist who is passionate about design and architecture and can demonstrate the ability to consistently create high quality architectural illustration. 

    You will have a wide range of illustration skills and techniques, with proven experience and a solid working knowledge of 3ds max / associated renderers / Photoshop. 

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    For further information: http://www.hayesdavidson.com/hdjobs

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  • 3d Modeler/ designer London VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1794
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    CONTENTED BROTHERS is urgently looking for an experienced 3d Modeler/ designer.

    The 3d Modeler/ designer will work alongside a Data Visualisation person - or preferably he/she will be able to cover both roles, to turn a unique set of data into a 3d sculpture. 

    There are 3x sets of data which will need to be modelled ready for 3x 3D Printed items. 

    Experience in 3d printing is essential.

    Skills and Software knowledge required: Blender (preferable), Maya

    Application deadline:  25th January

    Start Date:  End of January - TBC

    End date:  TBC

    Day Rate or salary: information not available

    Location Or Working Remotely: Contented Brothers office in London

    Are Workstation/Licences Provided: yes

     

    If interested, CV and examples of work you have designed and had printed can be sent to: rebecca@contentedbrothers.com

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    www.contentedbrothers.com

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  • 3d modeler London VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1791
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    CARLOS ISHIKAWA is urgently looking for a 3d modeler for a cnc router sculpture.

    The 3d model will eventually be translated into wood so the limitations of the CNC technology will also have to be taken into account.

    I need someone who is skilled with Zbrush or any 3d modelling
     software which can achieve a organic feeling form. The 3d model will eventually 
    be translated into wood so the limitations of the CNC technology will also have to be 
    taken into account
    Application deadline

    Skills and Software knowledge required: experienced and skilled with Zbrush or any 3d modelling software which can achieve a organic feeling form. 

    Application deadline: asap

    Start date: asap

    End date: 23rd January 2015

    Day rate or salary: information not available

    Location: London

    Are workstation/Licences provided: no

    If interested please contact  Edward.fornieles@gmail.com

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    http://www.carlosishikawa.com/artists/edfornieles/

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  • Cinema 4D 3D Artist London VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1792
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    PAINTING PRACTICE  is urgently looking for an experienced Cinema 4D 3D artist.

    It is important you are experienced in Cinema 4D, for this particular position we are not looking to re-train an artist from another 3D software.

    You will be working across a range of projects including Concept Art, Set Visualisation, Matte Painting, 3D Printing, Pre-vis & VFX.

    All the following skills are valuable to us, the successful candidate will not need all of them but a decent selection:

    Polygon Modelling of scenery and props with real-world scale and proportion

    Sculpting in Cinema 4D or Zbrush

    Ability to animate Cameras in a realistic way

    Knowledge of real-world film lenses and shot types

    Character Rigging & weighting

    Realistic and stylised rendering with Standard Renderer and Physical Renderer

    Basic Python scripting ability for small utility scripts (not complex plugins)

    Creating re-usable assets and kits with Xpresso or built in tools

    UV unwrapping

    Material/Texturing ability

    Experience with 3D printing, Camera Projection and working with matte painters

     

    Application deadline: January 16, 2015

    Start Date: asap

    End date: TBC

    Day Rate or salary: TBC

    Location Or Working Remotely: Painting Practice Offices, 2 Richmond Hill, London TW10 6QX

    Are Workstation/Licences Provided: yes

     

    an experience Cinema 4D 3D artist. It is important you are experienced in Cinema 4D, for this particular position we are not looking to re-train an artist from another 3D software.
    You will be working across a range of projects including Concept Art, Set Visualisation, Matte Painting, 3D Printing, Pre-vis & VFX.
    All the following skills are valuable to us, the successful candidate will not need all of them but a decent selection:
    Polygon Modelling of scenery and props with real-world scale and proportion
    Sculpting in Cinema 4D or ZBrPAINTING sh
    Ability to animate Cameras in a realistic way
    Knowledge of real-world film lenses and shot types
    Character Rigging & weighting
    Realistic and stylised rendering with Standard Renderer and Physical Renderer
    Basic Python scripting ability for small utility scripts (not complex plugins)
    Creating re-usable assets and kits with Xpresso or built in tools
    UV unwrapping
    Material/Texturing ability
    Experience with 3D printing
    Camera Projection and working with matte painters
    Application deadline: January 16, 2015
    Start Date: asap
    End date: tbc
    Day Rate or salary: tbc
    Location Or Working Remotely: Painting Practice Offices, 2 Richmond Hill, London TW10 6QX
    Are Workstation/Licences Provided: yes

    If interested, please contact paintingjobcv@gmail.com

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    http://paintingpractice.com

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  • Pipeline TD (R & D tools) London VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1786
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    BlueBolt is currently looking for a Pipeline TD artist.

    Skills:

    • Minimum 2-3 years experience in development.
    • A good understanding of Python, C++, Maya Mel scripting, Linux/Unix shell (BASH,CSH ...)
    • Knowledge of the technical principles of compositing and 3d (colorspace, mathematics, geometry...)
    • General technical problem-solving and troubleshooting. ability a plus

     

    This role will require you to:

    • Report to the CTO.
    • Work closely with department heads and the production team.
    • Help develop and maintain BlueBolt's production pipeline tools.
    • Provide day-to-day support to creative and production teams.
    • Develop applications in and outside of Nuke and Maya. Using Python, c++, Bash and other application specific languages.

     

    Desirable but not required:

    • Bachelors Degree in computing/graphics related programming
    • Experience in using 2d/3d applications in a production environment
    • Experience in working in a SCRUM based development environment.
    • Experience in Maya/Nuke API development
    • Artist experience in VFX facility

     

    If you have the relevant skills please apply via email supplying a CV and Covering letter with ‘Pipeline TD – your name’ as the subject.

    All applications should also include a contactable reference and available start date.

    If interested, please apply to: vacancies@blue-bolt.com

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Crowd TD London VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1785
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    BlueBolt is currently looking for a Crowd TD artist.

    Skills:

    • A good understanding of Golaem crowd software and a proven track record of having used this in shots before.
    • Experience in development would be ideal
    • Strong Python, C++, Maya Mel scripting, Linux/Unix shell (BASH,CSH ...)
    • General technical problem-solving and troubleshooting ability.

     

    This role will require you to:

    • Report to the CTO.
    • Work closely with department heads and the production team.
    • Develop and maintain BlueBolt's production pipeline tools.
    • Provide day-to-day support to creative and production teams.
    • Shotgun integration and develop in Nuke/Python.

     

    Desirable but not required:

    • Bachelors Degree in computing/graphics related programming
    • Experience in using 2d/3d applications in a production environment
    • Experience in working in a SCRUM based development environment.
    • Experience in Maya/Nuke API development
    • Artist experience in VFX facility

     

    If you have the relevant skills please apply via email supplying a CV and Covering letter with ‘Crowd TD – your name’ as the subject.

    All applications should also include a contactable reference and available start date.

    If interested, please apply to: vacancies@blue-bolt.com

     

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