We are looking for dedicated and motivated individuals who share our passion for visual effects to join our team. At Scanline VFX, you will be contributing your talent towards working on exciting German and international shows.Due to Covid, Scanline VFX is operating remotely until further notice. All open opportunities are WFH unless otherwise indicated. ROLE The Matchmove Artist is responsible for providing high quality, pixel accurate 3D camera, and object track solutions for feature films. They work closely with matchmove projects leads and supervisors to create 3D solutions that precisely recreate the movement and technical aspects of the subject matter.
To derive accurate camera & object 3D solutions adhering to all provided camera & subject specifications (focal length, film back, lens distortion, rolling shutter etc).
To be able to follow direction and take ownership of your tasks.
To be able to confidently flag when there are issues and lack of clarity of your tasks informing relevant supervisors and production managers.
Do their best to stay positive and accept direction changes in an intense production environment
To be conscious of continuity between scenes/shots when working with other Mathmove & Layout artists with the same project, sequence, assets etc.
Organize their time, collaborate, and effectively communicate with their supervisors and team mates
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Minimum one (1) year of experience in a similar role within the live action visual effects industry for feature films
Firm grasp of 3D tracking principles and toolsets
Great eye for detail and precision with strong problem solving skills
Able to deliver results to a high standard with the aid and direction of the matchmove and layout leadsand supervisors
Ability to be adaptable and accepting of changes in a production schedule
Aware of project schedules and capable of delivering work to deadlines
A broad understanding of the overall VFX workflow and needs/requirements of other departments and disciplines
Good communication skills both technically and creatively
Team player who excels in a collaborative environment
3D Equalizer - Intermediate
Maya - Intermediate
Nuke - Basic
3ds Max – Beneficial but not required
Other tracking software knowledge is a plus
WHAT WE OFFER Collaboration on elaborate feature film productions (national & international)Innovative environment and excellent opportunities to further develop your skills