Houdini FX Artist

SUPERLUMINAL INC
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Job type: Contract

View all SUPERLUMINAL INC jobs

Job Description

Superluminal is looking to hire experienced HOUDINI FX ARTISTS on an ongoing basis, on freelance contracts, with an opportunity to become permanent members of the team.

Your primary job will be the creation of high quality FX assets in order to create realistic and compelling imagery for cinematic CG content. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design and create realistic FX using sprite/volumetric rendering techniques 
  • Create dynamic or rigid body simulations
  • Take responsibility for producing the final looks of FX sequences, including integration with other CG elements
  • Communicate clearly with the team and provide realistic time estimates 

Skills & Requirements

  • Expert knowledge of Houdini FX experience is key
  • Experience rendering with Redshift
  • 2 + years production experience is required.
  • Some experience with MEL or Houdini scripting
  • Some compositing experience
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to understand and implement feedback

Additional Information

  • Working remotely is an option

How to Apply

Please send your portfolio and CV to ENIS@SUPERLUMINAL.PICTURES">DENIS@SUPERLUMINAL.PICTURES 

Please include 3 examples of work that inspires you.
Answer the following question:

What is the one skill you learned recently that made you a better CG artist?

About the Company

SUPERLUMINAL is a motion design and film boutique based in Los Angeles. At the heart of it lies a deep passion for storytelling through striking, emotive imagery.  Our purpose and mission is to discover what the words "cinema" and "cinematic" mean in the modern world of dominant social media and TV content. We aim to create images that leave an imprint.