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  • Effects (SR.FX)

    HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/

    JOB SUMMARY

    Reporting to the FX Supervisor, the FX artist receives creative direction to create high-caliber dynamic and riveting visual 3D FX. This role requires trouble shooting skills to be able to solve technical and artistic issues while meeting client requirements and production deadlines.

    RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Develop and produce a wide variety of realistic visual effects, including but not limited to destruction, smoke, fire, water and the supernatural
    • Work under the guidance of multiple supervisors to achieve the desired level of aesthetic quality and technical accuracy, often exploring different approaches and looks
    • Work with the FX Leads to produce various elements using presets and templates, and to expand and improve upon these templates
    • Revise simulations based on client and supervisor feedback in a timely manner
    • Coordinate with the Lighting Dept. to ensure smooth integration of FX elements
    • Work within the established pipeline and offer constructive suggestions to improve the process
    • Help develop and explore new ways to enhance results
    • Help teammates debug issues and learn new methods

    QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
    • 4+ years live action VFX experience
    • Creative ability and artistic talent, demonstrated by previous work
    • Strong experience in creating a wide variety of simulations (destruction, atmospheric, fluid, supernatural, etc.)
    • Understanding of physics, realistic motion, and assorted natural phenomena at different scales
    • Exceptional technical skills, the ability to learn new software quickly, and a hunger to stay on the leading edge
    • Strong willingness to grow, learn new methods and share knowledge with others
    • Ability to independently and proactively solve technical issues
    • Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive in the face of deadlines
    • Excellent communication skills and an open mind
    • Team player able to work in a cooperative, fast-paced environment
    • Compositing and scripting experience a plus
    • Flowline experience a big plus

    TOOLS AND SOFTWARE REQUIRED
    • 3DS Max
    • Thinking Particles
    • Flowline
    • FumeFX
    • Krakatoa
    • Maxscript
    • Maya
    • nCloth
    • Realflow

    BENEFITS INCLUDED

    +Extended Medical
    +Disability Insurance
    +Dental Insurance

    HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/

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