Senior FX 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 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.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Execute FX tasks using off-the-shelf tools and MPC proprietary software
  • Assist with 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 5+ years experience in high-end CG
  • In-depth knowledge of FX techniques, workflow and software (Houdini, Maya, RealFlow etc)
  • Thorough understanding of most CG techniques and technologies
  • Proactive in picking up proprietary FX tools
  • Excellent communication skills with both clients and colleagues