Senior FX Artist

Atmosphere Visual Effects: Senior FX Artist

Job Description:

Atmosphere Visual Effects is seeking an experienced Senior FX Artist to join our CG team at our facilities in Vancouver, BC. (Remote)

The Senior FX TD is responsible for creating realistic and stylized effects from initial concept through to final rendering. These effects will range from liquid and smoke simulations to abstract particle and procedural geometry effects. They will guide junior artists on technique and workflow best practices and assist production in answering questions related to the upcoming impacts work. The Senior FX TD will work cooperatively with other 2D and 3D departments to determine what effects elements are needed for a given shot and will help create a schedule for delivering those elements. Providing high-quality effects elements on time with minimal supervision is essential. A high level of Houdini experience is required. Working knowledge of Nuke, Maya, and Python is preferred.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

At least four years experience as an FX Artist

Expertise in Maya / Houdini, Real Flow V- Ray

Experience guiding Junior FX Artists

Ability to work smoothly as a part of a team

If you are interested in working as part of a talented, tight-knit visual effects team, please send your cover letter and resume.

We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted