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FX Artist

Mumbai, India,   FX

FX Artists at ReDefine gather a variety of 3D assets produced by our Modeling, Texturing Layout and Animation departments and use off the shelf software – primarily Houdini but also Maya - and custom pipeline tools to create particle, rigid body, fluid, cloth, fur and hair simulations.


Must Have

  • Minimum 3 years of high-end feature film VFX experience
  • Proven experience in producing effects such as smoke, fire, clouds, water, steam and explosions, plus experience with particle and voxel based rendering
  • An eye for detail, good sense of timing, and thorough understanding of techniques and technologies relating to physical simulation in computer graphics
  • Experience in live action FX work
  • Extensive knowledge of Houdini
  • Familiarity with pipeline issues and problem solving
  • Familiarity with at least one node based compositing application (Nuke preferred), and a solid understanding of the compositing process

Nice To Have

  • Experience in other areas of visual effects (TV, Games) will also be taken into account 
  • A good general TD background
  • Maya, Python, Hscript or Mel knowledge 
  • Strong understanding of Linux/Unix based operating systems 

About You

  • Organized, pro-active and a self-starter
  • A team player and clear communicator, and a keenness for collaboration 
  • Adaptable and with a willingness to learn new skills and techniques – including proprietary software 
  • Calm under pressure and committed to meet production deadlines
  • A positive, can-do attitude 

About Us

We are ReDefine, a new offering from award-winning studio DNEG which aims to bridge the gap between the East and the West for creative services in visual effects and animation.

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