Full Time Job

Shading Artist / Lookdev


Frankfurt, Germany 02-04-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Job Qualifications:
• 2+ years or more experience as a Shading Artist in the visual effects industry
• There are strong collaborations between departments, we are looking for someone who is comfortable working with both Leads from our Asset Team and our Texturing department.
• Excellent skills in Maya, Arnold and strong knowledge of Nuke programs
• Strong understanding of shading models and rendering methods
• Previous experience performing Look Development tasks
• Understanding of TXT workflows and channels
• Excellent attention to detail
• Solid communication skills in spoken and written English (any German is a plus)
• Strong interpersonal skills, a great team player
• Ability to work to tight deadlines
• Willingness to share knowledge as well as willingness to learn
• Houdini or Unreal experience is a plus
• Basic knowledge of scripting in Maya is a plus (mel or preferably python)

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Create and design Shading for complex scenes
• Lookdev of assets, environments and FX elements
• Work with Supervisors, Leads and Comp team to ensure all elements achieve the desired look, whilst ensuring continuity
• Ability to self-troubleshoot renders
• Maintain shot quotas set by Prod and leads
• Key-Light templated shots
• Ability to identify problematic shots that may affect delivery schedules and communicate concerns to Leads and Supervisors

Additional Requirements:
• You must have an existing EU work permit and permission to live in Germany
• Please include your current reel, resume and rate / salary expectation in your application.

To Apply for this Position:

Please send an email with your current resume, a link to your demo reel and rate or apply online.

Company Profile

PIXOMONDO is an international visual effects company with a global network of facilities. We are recruiting for various positions where we would like to welcome anyone with the right experience to work in a fresh and challenging environment.