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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 Pipeline Developer (R&D Tools) London VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1774
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    BlueBolt are looking for a enthusiastic and dynamic Senior Pipeline Developer to join the team imminently. This is on a contract basis.

    Skills/experience:

    • Minimum 5 years experience in development.
    • Strong Python, C++, Maya Mel scripting, Linux/Unix shell (BASH,CSH …)
    • General technical problem-solving and troubleshooting ability.
    • TD / Render Engineer experience with renderers such as Arnold.
    • Render Management software such as Deadline, Tractor, Grid Engine.
    • Strong understanding of colourspace.


    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.
    • Pipelines for Foundry tools such as Nuke, Mari and Hiero.


    Desirable but not required:

    • Experience of Shader writing.
    • Bachelors Degree in computing/graphics related programming.
    • Experience of lighting/look development is preferable.
    • 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.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • FXTD VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1771
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    Milk Visual Effects are looking for 2 Maya specialist mid to senior level FXTDs to join their growing team, the successful applicants will be working in their studio and will start ASAP

    If interested, please apply to cigdem@milk-vfx.com with a current showreel

     

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Senior / Lead Compositor VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1754
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    Senior Compositor — London, long contract, start date: imminent

    Skills/experience:

    • Minimum of 6 years experience in a VFX facility with known film credits.
    • Must be UK or EU based.
    • Must have a very strong knowledge of Nuke.
    • Experience designing the approach to effective shot execution to solve compositing challenges.
    • Must be able to integrate separate live-action and computer-generated elements.
    • On-set experience not essential but useful.

     

    This role will require you to:

    • Report to the Head of 2D/VFX Supervisors.
    • Be team orientated, motivated and able to work to a brief.
    • Work with and direct junior and mid level artists.
    • Be a good communicator and able to troubleshoot logically.

     

    If you have the relevant skills please apply by emailing a CV, showreel and showreel breakdown to vacancies@blue-bolt.com with ‘Senior Compositor - your name’ in the subject.

    Please apply with your salary expectations (daily freelance rate) and 2 contactable references in the body of your email to be considered.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Enviroment TD VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1752
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    Environment TD — contract, London, Start date: imminent

    Applicants should have at least 2 years experience of working in a ‘feature film’ or equivalent high end facility.

    Skills required:  

    • Experience and proficiency in Digital Matte Painting techniques using Photoshop.
    • Good working knowledge of setting up DMP projection cameras and Geo in Maya.
    • Proficient in polygon modelling and creating UV layouts in Maya.
    • Good working knowledge of texturing using Photoshop or Mari.
    • Additional knowledge of Lighting, FX, techniques are an advantage.

     

    This role will require you to:

    • Report to the 3D Supervisors
    • Be team orientated, motivated and able to follow a brief.
    • Be able to learn quickly and troubleshoot logically.

     

    We appreciate that candidate may have varying levels of knowledge in the fields listed above. Applicants with long term experience in other areas of visual effects ie: ‘Broadcast’ and ‘Games’ may also be considered.  

    If you have the relevant skills please apply by emailing a covering letter, and link to CV, ‘Showreel and ‘Showreel Breakdown’ to vacancies@blue-bolt.com with ‘Environment TD — your name’ in the subject. Showreels demonstrating ‘photoreal’ work would be preferred.

    Please apply with your salary expectations (daily freelance rate) and 2 contactable references in the body of your email to be considered.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Mid Compositor VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1753
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    Mid Compositor — London, contract, start date: immediate

    Skills:

    • Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years experience in a VFX facility, preferably in film.
    • Must be UK or EU based.
    • Must have a strong knowledge of Nuke.
    • Candidates should have a proven track record of roto/prep prior to a full 3 years of compositing.
    • Must be able to integrate separate live-action and computer-generated elements.

     

    This role will require you to:  

    • Report to the Head of 2D or lead compositor.
    • Be team orientated, motivated and able to work a brief.
    • Be a good communicator and able to troubleshoot logically.

     

    If you have the relevant skills please apply by emailing a CV, showreel and showreel breakdown to vacancies@blue-bolt.com with ‘Mid Compositor - your name’ in the subject.

    Please apply with your salary expectations (daily freelance rate) and 2 contactable references in the body of your email to be considered.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Architectural CG Artist VFX Permanent
    Job Id:
    ESC1746
    Job Type:
    Permanent

    Modelworks Media is looking to hire a talented, motived and inventive cg artist to help us fulfil our ambitious goals.

    The ideal candidate will be proficient in Max, V-Ray, Photoshop & After Effects. An interest or background in Architecture/Design and Photography would be benifcial. Autocad skills would be an advantage.

    Modelworks Media is a multi-disciplinary practice devoted to high-end professional production and solutions to architecture, design, visualisation and multimedia, specialising in Media Models, Scale Models, 3D Digital Modeling, Photomontages and Multimedia Presentations.

    Please send your Cv to Mark LaFrenais

    Mlafrenais@modelworksmedia.com

    or Peter Rogers

    progers@modelworksmedia.com

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Junior Motion Graphic designer VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1782
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    POLAR MEDIA is looking for a Junior Motion Graphic designer

    Skills and software knowledge: After Effects - Cinema 4D - PFTrack (optional)

    Start date: 10/11/2014

    End date: 14/11/2014

    Location: Polar Media facility in London - workstation provided

    Day rate/ salary: competitive

    Application deadline: -

    if interested, please send your application to lorenzo@polarmedia.co.uk

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Mid Animator VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1781
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Wizzard is URGENTLY looking for 1 Mid-Animator


    Skills and Software knowledge required: After Effects artist and animator ; After affects, Photoshop, illustrator 

    Start Date: 19/09/2014
    End date: 03/10/2014

    Day Rate or salary: not mentioned

    Location Or Working Remotely: London – Soho (some remote working possible)

    Are Workstation/Licences Provided: no

    Application deadline: 18th September 2014

    If interested, please send your application to: James@wizzard.co.uk

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • 3D Generalist VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1778
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    NFTS (National Film and Television School) is looking for a 3D generalist working on their short film "After the end".


    Skills and Software knowledge required: 

    - Excellent Maya knowledge

    - Previous experience rendering with VRay

    - Experience lighting

    Some knowledge of nuke would be a bonus. Some knowledge of MEL/Python scripting would be an advantage.


    Start Date: W.C. 28 of September 2014 

    End date: 29 of November 2014

    Location: National Film and Television School

    (Station Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks, HP9 1LG)


     

    Day Rate or salary: this will be a volunteering job, however NFTS will pay all expenses and the candidate will be credited and the shot can be used in the candidate showreel.



    Application deadline: 25 of September

    If interested, please apply to  michelangelofano@hotmail.com with CV and showreel.

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    After the End is is a 10 minute odd-ball comedy and an NFTS Graduation Animation Film. Directed by Sam Southward, the project is realised with a technique combining live-action miniature sets with CG animated characters- Hopefully somewhere between Wallace and Gromit and Toy Story. This is the previous film of the director and technique-wise is similar to what we are doing except with fully rigged and sculpted 3D characters:https://vimeo.com/85111519.

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    NFTS (https://nfts.co.uk/) has an excellent track record, having received a total of 6 BAFTA awards and 6 Academy Award nominations. Their latest successes include Sleeping with the Fishes, winner the 2014 BAFTA award for Best British Short Animation and Head Over Heels, nominated for the 2012 Academy Awards.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Compositors VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1779
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    NFTS (National Film and Television School) is looking for up to 5 compositors working on their short film "After the end".

     

    Skills and Software knowledge required: 

    - Excellent knowledge of Nuke (for preference) or After Effects (will also be considered)

    - Experience compositing CG renders

    - Great eye for detail and a solid understanding of colour management

     

    Start Date: W.C. 22 of September 2014 

    End date: December 2014

    Location: National Film and Television School 

    (Station Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks, HP9 1LG)

    Possibility of working remotely but software licences provided only on site

     

    Day rate or salary: this will be a volunteering job, however NFTS will  pay all expenses, the candidate will be credited and the shot can be used in the candidate showreel.



    Application deadline: 22 of September

    If interested, please apply to  michelangelofano@hotmail.com with CV and showreel.

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    After the End is is a 10 minute odd-ball comedy and an NFTS Graduation Animation Film. Directed by Sam Southward, the project is realised with a technique combining live-action miniature sets with CG animated characters- Hopefully somewhere between Wallace and Gromit and Toy Story. This is the previous film of the director and technique-wise is similar to what we are doing except with fully rigged and sculpted 3D characters:https://vimeo.com/85111519.

    - - -

    NFTS (https://nfts.co.uk/) has an excellent track record, having received a total of 6 BAFTA awards and 6 Academy Award nominations. Their latest successes include Sleeping with the Fishes, winner the 2014 BAFTA award for Best British Short Animation and Head Over Heels, nominated for the 2012 Academy Awards.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Texture artist VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1780
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    NFTS (National Film and Television School) is looking for a texture artist working on their short film "After the end".


    Skills and Software knowledge required: 

    -Must be able to produce realistic, film quality textures

    -Experience with ZBrush, Mari or other similar package would be an advantage

    -Must have a great eye for detail and a desire to produce very high quality work

     

    Start Date: asap 

    End date: December 2014

    Location: working remotely (no licences provided)


     

    Day Rate or salary: this will be a volunteering job, however NFTS will pay all expenses and the candidate will be credited and the shot can be used in the candidate showreel.



    Application deadline: 25 of September

    If interested, please apply to  michelangelofano@hotmail.com with CV and showreel.

    - - - 

    After the End is is a 10 minute odd-ball comedy and an NFTS Graduation Animation Film. Directed by Sam Southward, the project is realised with a technique combining live-action miniature sets with CG animated characters- Hopefully somewhere between Wallace and Gromit and Toy Story. This is the previous film of the director and technique-wise is similar to what we are doing except with fully rigged and sculpted 3D characters:https://vimeo.com/85111519.

    - - -

    NFTS (https://nfts.co.uk/) has an excellent track record, having received a total of 6 BAFTA awards and 6 Academy Award nominations. Their latest successes include Sleeping with the Fishes, winner the 2014 BAFTA award for Best British Short Animation and Head Over Heels, nominated for the 2012 Academy Awards.

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Mid level compositors VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1772
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Automatik is a brand new and exciting VFX studio based in Shoreditch. They have a number of features currently under production that need artists of all levels (Compositing & 3D).

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    AUTOMATIK  is URGENTLY looking for 3 MID level compositors.

    The candidate will be working on feature films (Car crash movie & apocalyptic robot movie).

    Skills and Software knowledge required: NUKE

    Start Date: Approx. 15th Sept 2014

    End date: To be confirmed

    Day Rate or salary: Depending on experience

    Application deadline:  3rd Sept 2014

    If interested please send your application to:  davey@post-republic.com

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Senior level compositors VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1773
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Automatik is a brand new and exciting VFX studio based in Shoreditch. They have a number of features currently under production that need artists of all levels (Compositing & 3D).

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    AUTOMATIK  is URGENTLY looking for 2 senior level compositors!

    The candidates will be working on feature films (Car crash movie & apocalyptic robot movie).

    Skills and Software knowledge required: NUKE

    Start Date: Approx. 15th Sept 2014

    End date: To be confirmed

     

    Day Rate or salary: Depending on experience

    Application deadline:  3rd Sept 2014

     

    If interested please send your application to:  davey@post-republic.com

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Roto Artists and compositor with experience in AE VFX Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1770
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    The candidate needs to have experience using After Effects and he/she will be working on TV spots.

    Start Date: immediately
    End date: end of September
    Location: Soho

    Day rate/salary: dependant on experience

    If interested please send your application to : matt@blinkink.oc.uk

    Application deadline: 29th August

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    Blinkink.co.uk

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.

  • Freelance Senior Architectural Visualisation Artis London Visualisation Freelance
    Job Id:
    ESC1767
    Job Type:
    Freelance

    Glowfrog are looking for a Freelance Senior Architectural Visualisation Artist to join their London team. The successful candidate will have excellent 3DS Max, Photoshop and Autocad skills.

    If interested please apply to info@glowfrog.com providing details for expected salary and up to date CV

    To receive regular training opportunities register your interest here.