Layout TD

  • Vancouver, Canada
  • Contract

Company Description

With offices all over the globe, MPC is one of the world's leading visual effects studios, creating high-end VFX for the advertising and feature film industries. We are constantly looking for the best talent in the world, enthusiastic people that come to work every day with the desire to be a part of some of the best work in the industry.

Our teams in Vancouver, 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.

Job Description

Layout TDs produce pre-viz, post-viz, camera and character blocking to build editorially sound sequences which subsequent CG departments use as the foundation for shot construction.

If you have a passion for layout and have experience with Maya then we want to hear from you, whether you've just graduated, are looking for new challenges or are used to leading teams of Layout TDs - all levels are welcome!

Qualifications

You would be an absolute superstar if you possessed the following skills:

  • Experience with physical cameras, photography and image composition
  • A demonstrable interest in the more technical areas of CGI (Rigging/FX etc.)
  • A demonstrable interest in film direction and creation
  • A basic understanding of the entire VFX pipeline
  • A basic understanding of Nuke and Gimp/Photoshop
  • Previous experience working with Renderman

Whilst we may not have a suitable vacancy within our Layout team at the time you apply we will ensure that we keep in touch for future opportunities. If we do have a position we think would interest you then we will be in touch really soon!

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Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.