Full Time Job

Matchmove Department Lead

Scanline VFX

London, United Kingdom 04-15-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

• To derive accurate camera & object 3d solutions adhering to all provided camera & subject specifications (eg: focal length, film back, lens distortion, rolling shutter etc.)
• Outsource briefing, review & communication in collaboration with production staff.
• To be able to follow direction and take ownership of tasks.
• To be conscious of continuity between scenes/shots when working with other Matchmove & Layout artists on the same project, sequence, assets etc.
• To be able to confidently flag when there are issues and/or lack of clarity related to their tasks and the tasks of their facility team.
• Do their best to stay positive and accept direction changes in an intense production environment. As well as supporting and maintaining the moral of their team.
• Organize their time, collaborate, and effectively communicate with their supervisors and team mates.
• To make themselves available for cross site communication and collaboration with other global facilities.

• Similar role with 5+ years' experience within feature film.
• Firm grasp of 3D tracking principles and toolsets.
• An understanding of animation principals & bipedal character rigs.
• Fast learner able to thrive in a growing and global company.
• Positive attitude able to collaborate in a team environment and enjoy working with other artist & production staff.
• Demonstrate a good 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 & Layout Leads / Supervisors.
• Ability to be adaptable and accepting of changes in a production schedule.
• Aware of project schedules and capable of delivering work to deadlines.
• Aware of overall team deadlines and schedule; communicating with department production manager and/or coordinator any and all shifts in scheduled dates
• A broad understanding of the overall VFX workflow and needs/requirements of other departments/disciplines.
• Good communication skills both technically, creatively, verbal and written

• 3d Equalizer - advanced knowledge.
• Maya - advanced knowledge.
• Nuke - intermediate knowledge.
• Shotgun – intermediate knowledge
• Jira – not required, but beneficial.
• 3d Studio Max – not required, but beneficial.
• Other tracking software knowledge also beneficial.


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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g3vknn-3-237-48-165-42 in your application.

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