Full Time Job

Layout Artist: Mid. - Sen. Level

Pixomondo

Stuttgart, Germany 09-27-2022
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

We are looking for motivated, creative and smart people!

Pixomondo (PXO) is an award-winning, solutions-oriented visual effects company that solves creative challenges for its clients and partners, crafting high-level visual effects for feature films, television series and commercials productions. For its work, PXO has won four Emmy Awards, an Academy Award and numerous other industry awards.

Minimum Requirements:
• The position is located in Germany, existing permission to reside and work in Germany is required.
• 3+ years of working experience or an extraordinary demo reel/portfolio
• Excellent knowledge of Maya
• Working knowledge of Nuke
• Strong attention to detail
• Exceptional cinematography skills
• Working knowledge of Unreal considered an asset
• Well developed organization and communication skills (fluent in English and/or German)
• Ability to manage time and priorities tasks to succeed under tight deadlines
• Enjoy being part of a team to collaborate, assist others and be willing to share techniques and skills

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Interpret and conceptualize the film script according to the Supervisor's instructions.
• Create scene foundations and shots by placing characters, props and environments according to the storyboard/previz.
• Adapt shot staging according to the composition.
• Blocking characters/cameras in key poses to define their actions and movements.
• Maintain the continuity of characters, cameras and sets across sequences.
• Placing tracked cameras and geometries properly in 3D space according to tracked data.
• Generate camera takeovers and projection elements for hand off to downstream departments.
• Define camera angles and animate them, if applicable.
• Pre/Post visualization.
• Maintain a high level of quality during shot creation and hand-off.
• Respect timing and quotas given by Production.
• Execute the corrections requested by the Supervisor and the Director by showing an analytic mind.
• Organize work and prepare presentation elements and regular dailies for approval.
• Communicate and seek information proactively if necessary.
• Maintain good team dynamics.

Additional Requirements:
• Only EU applicants with existing rights to work in Germany can be considered for this position
• Relocation costs not covered for these positions
• Include your current resume, reel breakdown and a link to your demo reel and rate

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g601kn-34-239-154-240-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Pixomondo

Pixomondo (PXO) is an award-winning, solutions-oriented visual effects company that solves creative challenges for its clients and partners, crafting high-level visual effects for feature films, television series and commercials productions. For its work, PXO has won four Emmy Awards, an Academy Award and numerous other industry awards.