FX Artist – Mid Level


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

Job Description
JOB TITLE: FX Artist
LOCATION: Bangalore, Karnataka
DEPARTMENT: FX
REPORTS TO: FX Supervisor
POSITION OVERVIEW
Xentrix Studios is hiring FX Artists to join our production team in Bangalore.
We require talented men and women who show exceptional understanding of fluid ,particle and rigid body simulations.
Knowledge of clor theory and sense of timing is a plus.
The position offers a chance to work in a creative environment and generate particle and fluid effects for children animated TV series, Feature Films, Theme Parks and Games.
We are all set to welcome artists who will contribute with their skills and provide ideas for creating stunning visuals.
DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES
Create effects for assigned shots using Maya/Houdini, ensuring continuity and flow within and between shots and sequences.
Work with Lead Effects Artist to ensure that all individually assigned Effects deliverables are completed fully and in line with production schedule and Director overall vision.
Remain current and up-to-date in effects techniques through industry research and training.
REQUIRED SKILLS EXPERIENCE
Good working knowledge of Maya FX tools and Houdini.
Ability to Script utilities/tools/plug-ins in various software packages would be a plus.
Self-motivation, good communication skills, and a great team-player attitude
Bachelor degree or equivalent Diploma in Computer Science, Computer Visualization, or Computer Animation required.
At least 3-5 years’ experience as a FX Artist for TV series / Feature / video games.
PORTFOLIO REQUIRMENT SKILL TEST
Visual demonstration (Show reel: QuickTime or web link preferred) of FX skills that illustrates your versatility
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