Senior Digital Matte Painter / Concept Artist

  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time

Job Description

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


We are constantly looking for the best talents in the industry, enthusiastic artists that come to work every day with the desire to be a part of creating some of the best VFX in the world.

Our Digital Matte Painters (DMP) & Concept Artists are responsible for creating Matte-paintings and set extensions, either standalone or to be integrated into both photo-real and stylised
live-action environments. We expect applicants to also show considerable experience creating visual concepts and designs for a huge range of projects; from characters and creatures to environments and style frames.  You will be expected to be client facing and experienced in working closely with Creatives and Directors supplying reference and creative inspiration to support their vision.

If you have a passion for matte painting and concept art, looking to develop your skills, alongside sharing this knowledge and mentoring Junior artists, then we would like to hear from you.  

Primary Responsibility:

  • Painting environments and elements for integration into VFX shots
  • Developing all types of visual concept work for Advertising VFX projects
  • Support the work of Directors, Creative Directors and other Creative leads in the production of visual documents
  • Working closely with other DMPs, CG Artists and Compositors to deliver the highest quality visual output

Qualifications

  • At least 5 years' experience in DMP and/or Concept Art in a VFX production environment
  • Thorough knowledge of Photoshop and other supporting packages
  • Experience using Nuke & Maya
  • Some knowledge of Vue & ZBrush
  • Team player