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FX Artist

Mumbai, India,   FX (TV Animation)

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 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 details, 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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