Matte Painting Artist

Job description

Squeeze and Moov are looking for a Matte Painter to create environments to be integrated into animated movie sequences. We are looking for a passionate artist who will always try to exceed expectations to deliver a high-quality final product.


Responsibilities

  • Create objects necessary for the image projection ;
  • Collaborate with the Layout and Compositing departments in order to determine the relevant mattes paintings to create ;
  • Develop matte paintings reusable for multiple shots ;
  • Set up elaborate matte paintings for complex camera-mapping ;
  • Adapt the matte paintings to different project styles.

Job requirements

Profile

  • Creative ;
  • Good sense of observation ;
  • Detail-oriented ;
  • Good artistic sense ;
  • Resourceful ;
  • Team spirit ;
  • Ability to deal with tight deadlines ;
  • Good communication ;
  • Open to constructive criticism ;
  • Organized ;
  • Rigorous ;
  • Autonomous.


Requirements

  • College or University diplôma in 3D animation ;
  • 3 years of experience in a similar position ;
  • Excellent knowledge of Photoshop ;
  • Good knowledge of Maya and Nuke ;
  • Knowledge of the Linux and/or Unix environment, an asset ;
  • Knowledge of 2.5D projection in Nuke, an asset.