Sinking Ship Entertainment is currently seeking a skilled, enthusiastic and experienced VFX Lighting Artist to join our talented VFX crew.
If you are a motivated VFX artist with industry experience and are looking to work with an award winning team, let's talk!
Work collaboratively with team members, leads, supervisors and producers to efficiently light and render assigned weekly quotas
Take direction & provide solutions to create photorealistic lighting of characters, creatures and hard surface assets
Ensure all quality standards are achieved, shot continuity is maintained and shots meet rendering criteria
Troubleshoot and solve creative & technical issues
Collaborate with members of other departments as necessary to integrate CG elements
Manage time, expectations and resources to meet deadlines
Attend reviews and team meetings as required
Remain current with latest lighting techniques through industry research and training
3+ years experience as a lighting artist in feature films and / or high-end television series
Must be proficient with Maya
Experience with VRay and / or Arnold and shaders
Knowledge of Image Based Lighting a plus
Demonstrated knowledge of composition, light and colour with a keen eye to details
Ability to take on assigned tasks with minimum supervision
Ability to take direction / critiques positively and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines
Experience with Shotgun and / or Deadline a plus
Preference is given to Ontario residents, qualified Canadian citizens, Permanent Residents of Canada or those eligible under NAFTA
Sinking Ship Entertainment would like to thank all applicants. Due to the anticipated high volume of applications, only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted. Please no phone calls.
Sinking Ship Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We would be happy to accommodate individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.
If you require accommodation in order to participate in our recruitment process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.