CG Artist

  • Advertising, Episodic, & Immersive
  • Los Angeles, United States

CG Artist

Job description

Framestore’s LA studio in Culver City is expanding our staff CG team, and are looking for a CG Artist to join our busy facility working across a diverse range of high-end creative content within our Integrated Advertising division.

The CG Artist requires a broad knowledge and experience of the entire 3D pipeline, with a focus on producing sophisticated visual effects and/or CG look development. Tasks may include modeling, texturing, lighting, shading, and rendering. CG Artists must possess a blend of technical and creative skill on the box with the flexibility to work on a wide range of projects, with the desire to grow as a CG artist and to expand their knowledge base, while always striving to produce CG content to the highest level.

This is a full-time staff role with benefits, and although we are currently working remotely, this position will eventually require working onsite in our Los Angeles studio.

  • Working on CG aspects of projects to the highest standard under direction from CG/VFX Supervisors and more senior members of the CG artist team

  • Working with the producers, supervisors and CG artists to deliver projects on time and with high quality CG

Job requirements

  • VFX industry experience of 2+ years

  • Experienced in Maya and/or Houdini

  • Comprehensive knowledge of VFX pipelines, production and workflows

  • Understanding of all other disciplines within VFX, including modeling and UV mapping, texturing, camera tracking and FX

  • Experience in shot look development

  • Knowledge of lighting techniques

  • Knowledge of rendering packages, such as Arnold, V-ray and Mantra

  • A strong sense of aesthetic and the desire to push boundaries.

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Creative problem solver with strong attention to detail

  • A collaborative work ethic

  • Ability to work well under pressure & meet deadlines whilst maintaining high quality results

  • Understanding of linux/unix based operating systems, preferred

  • Must have valid US work authorization

Framestore is proud to employ extraordinary talent across all genders, races, nationalities, religions, ages, abilities and sexual preferences. We aim to encourage and support all of our current and future employees to achieve their potential. No job applicant will receive less favourable treatment on any basis when applying for a career with us.