Senior Compositor
Job Details
Senior
Vancouver - Vancouver, BC
Fully Remote
Full Time
Description

Position:         Senior Compositor (Nuke)

Location:         Vancouver, BC Canada

Facility:           Crafty Apes

Crafty Apes is a high-end visual effects company with a strong foothold in features and episodic television.  We are hiring Senior Compositors with experience in episodic TV and feature formats.  The perfect candidate needs to be a dependable team player with a great attitude and able to make fast turnarounds.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for the most difficult shots.
  • Seamlessly integrate the various layers or elements of a live-action shot.
  • Tackle shots from start to finish, including roto, tracking, paint, animation and creation of elements, etc.
  • Extract mattes from blue/green screen photography.
  • Pay strong attention to detail, sense of color, color-space and lighting.
  • Composite multi-pass CG elements to create photo real shots.
  • Maintain clean and efficient script organization.
  • Communicate progress of work to Coordinators, Producers, Leads and Supervisors in a timely fashion.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a compositor in episodic, commercial or feature VFX.
  • Must excel in tracking and blue/green screens comps.
  • Proficient in Nuke, Photoshop, Boujou/Syntheyes/Mocha, Primatte/Keylight/Ultimatte.
  • Knowledge of 3D particle systems, Fusion, and AfterEffects.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, take criticism, and work under high pressure with short deadlines.
  • Experience working with Shotgun software preferred.

Crafty Apes LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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