[Sidefx-houdini-list] FX artist requirement at DreamWorks Dedicated Unit, Technicolor India

Jenny Blacklock jenb.list at gmail.com
Fri May 16 17:33:13 EDT 2014


I've been asked to pass on this job posting. These are not junior
positions.

~ Jenny.


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*FX artist requirement at DreamWorks Dedicated Unit, Technicolor India***

DreamWorks Dedicated Unit, Technicolor India (DDU) is currently looking  to
hire FX artists to work on various theatrical features in-production
including ‘Penguins of Madagascar’.

An FX Artist designs and produces visual effects images and elements for
feature films

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities**

●     Design and produce visually stunning images and effects elements
for feature animation projects
●     Bring a strong sense of composition, motion, scale, and timing to
effects assignments
●     Achieve the visual goals sought by directors, production
designers, and supervisors
●     Offer effective creative and efficient technical solutions to
problems
●     Implement FX systems developed by FX Developers and Artists into
production shots
●     Stay current on department technologies and offer ideas to improve
the FX pipeline
●     Demonstrate professionalism at all times within the workplace


**Essential Qualifications**

●     Minimum 3-5 years production experience on high-end animation or
live action visual effects projects
●     Solid understanding of Houdini or similar 3D effects software, and
its application to particle systems, fluid simulation, rigid body
dynamics, volumetrics, and procedural geometry generation
●     Solid understanding of Nuke or similar compositing package
●     Solid understanding of the physical dynamics of natural phenomena
●     Solid understanding of computer graphics and vector mathematics
principles
●     Ability to multitask and consistently meet deadlines
●     Ability and desire to collaborate with other artists
●     Strong visual and problem-solving skills a must
●     Scripting/programming experience (python, C++, etc.) a plus


**Job Location**: Bangalore, India
Duration of contract: 12-18 months

**Contact**: If you are interested, please email your application to
careers.ddu at technicolor.com
<mailto:careers.ddu at technicolor.com><careers.ddu at technicolor.com>

*DDU Sizzle reel (life at DDU):*http://vimeo.com/32071503

*DDU 2012 Studio reel: *http://vimeo.com/50970882
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