FX Artist

  • Shanghai, China
  • Full-time

Company Description

With offices all over the globe, MPC is one of the world's leading visual effects (VFX) studios, creating award winning, high-end VFX for the advertising industries.

We are constantly looking for the best talent in the world, enthusiastic people that come in everyday to be a part of some of the best work in the industry. Our teams in London, and throughout our global network of studios, produce creative, visually stunning and technically challenging VFX and digital projects of the highest quality, and we are looking for candidates with a desire to be involved in the
success of these projects.

MPC is one of the world's leading post production facilities creating high-end digital visual effects for feature films, advertising, music and television. Technology is at the heart of the company, and a key
part of the organization is the Systems team who develop and maintain the infrastructure on which the visual effects are created.

Job Description

With offices all over the globe, MPC is one of the world's leading visual effects (VFX) studios, creating award winning, high-end VFX for the advertising industries.

We are constantly looking for the best talent in the world, enthusiastic people that come in everyday to be a part of some of the best work in the industry.  Our teams in London, and throughout our global network of studios, produce creative, visually stunning and technically challenging VFX and digital projects of the highest quality, and we are looking for candidates with a desire to be involved in the success of these projects.

Our FX TDs are responsible for creating a variety of 3D Effects for advertising and digital projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Execute FX tasks using off-the-shelf tools and MPC proprietary software
  • Undertaking more Generalist CG work as needed including developing the look of a sequence with the supervision team
  • Maintain department’s best working practice in FX
  • Explore and recommend new FX techniques and software
  • Organise and attend client meetings, with the ability to lead discussions
  • Be creative and proactive in executing and assisting all shots in a sequence
  • Evaluate the department’s FX workflow and pipeline

Qualifications

  • Proven and demonstrable experience in creating high-end FX for film, advertising or animation
  • In-depth knowledge of FX techniques, workflow and software (Houdini, Maya, RealFlow, FumeFX etc)
  • Thorough understanding of most CG techniques and technologies
  • Proactive in picking up proprietary FX tools
  • Excellent communication skills with both clients and colleagues