Compositing Artist – Junior Level


  • Company:
    Xentrix
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Art / Media / Design

Job Description
JOB TITLE: Jr. Compositor
LOCATION: Bangalore, Karnataka
DEPARTMENT: Compositing
REPORTS TO: Compositing Supervisor
POSITION OVERVIEW
Xentrix Studios is hiring Jr. Compositors to join our production team in Bangalore.
We require talented men and women who show exceptional understanding of the computer-generated animation process combined with relevant artistic skills.
The position offers a chance to work in a creative environment and produce visual content for children animated TV series, Feature Films, Theme Parks and Games.
A solid understanding of rendering, lighting, and compositing layers is essential.
We are all set to welcome artists who will contribute with their skills and provide ideas for creating stunning visuals.
DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES
Constructing the final image by combining layers of previously-created material, including rendered computer animation, FX, graphics, and static background plates
Ensure that the levels combine together seamlessly, and creating mattes where necessary.
Enhance the lighting, match blacks and other colour levels, add grain where required, add motion blur where required, and create convincing shadows.
Work closely with the FX and Lighting Artists to develop compositing strategies and achieve an aesthetically balanced overall look.
REQUIRED SKILLS EXPERIENCE
Understanding of various composition techniques.
Knowledge of the cinematography principles including depth of field, density, use of filters
Ability to light characters and environments, interior and exterior, different times of day, etc.
Good technical knowledge of how 3D lighting works in order to understand the 'multi passes' that the Lighters create.
Self-motivation, good communication skills, and a great team-player attitude
Art Background. Bachelor Degree in Fine Art, Illustration, Computer Graphics preferred
At least 1-2 years’ experience as a Compositor for TV series / Feature / video games.
PORTFOLIO REQUIRMENT SKILL TEST
Visual demonstration (Show reel: QuickTime or web link preferred) showcasing a variety of Compositing approaches and techniques.
Only online artwork submissions will be accepted (e.g. website, blog or online album).
Candidate must be willing to complete a skill test if required.