Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist
Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist
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We are currently seeking an experienced Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist to join our growing team. Employment period: Immediate start Location: Adelaide, Australia. These positions are open to applicants currently living in Australia.  
Position Overview

We are currently seeking an experienced Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist with exceptional attention to detail and solid understanding of both hand and procedural paint, along with excellent rotoscoping skills.

Applicants with experience working in a live-action VFX production pipeline will be reviewed with priority. RSP is a Nuke and Silhouette based effects facility operating in a Linux environment.

All RSP employees are expected to communicate clearly and manage their priorities in line with schedule and delivery parameters. Our expectation is that you will be willing to continually learn from those more senior to you and in turn pass your ideas and knowledge to those entering the industry.

 
Responsibilities
    • Create and deliver paintwork and roto to the high creative and technical standard expected in a high-performing professional 2D team.
    • Create and deliver motion paintwork including, but not limited to, complex rig removal, tracking marker removal, and cosmetic fixes.
    • Create and deliver accurate rotoscoping, both as images and shapes, that is efficiently constructed with appropriate shape detail and number, and with accurate motion blur matching.
    • Work with your Lead to maintain and improve solid production workflows. Focus on reducing the time taken to complete repetitive or complex tasks.
    • Iterate your work as required by your Lead or Head of Department. Expect additional delegated tasks by them. Adapt work according to the changing needs of developing briefs.
    • Actively mentor and develop less experienced team members.
    • Diagnose and resolve issues within your Silhouette or Nuke set up, and work in a manner that allows other team members to pick up your work if necessary.
    • Adapt your prep setups as the brief evolves, diagnosing and resolving any issues with your own Silhouette or Nuke set up.
    • Review and QC your work for internal and external delivery ensuring it hits creative and technical notes.
    • Contribute to creative and technical conversations, with a view to raising the quality level of the final image.
    • Manage your workload effectively and advise your Lead and Production team of any obstacles which may affect delivery quality, timeliness or budget.
    • Promote a collaborative and enjoyable workplace influencing morale, fostering purposeful discussions and a positive work ethic.
 
Required Skills and Experience
    • Minimum 2+ years creating high-end paint and roto for live-action feature films.
    • Strong knowledge of Silhouette and Nuke.
    • Strong level of attention to detail and a composed ability to self assess your work.
    • Expert organisational skills, maintaining a calm and professional demeanour in a delivery focused work environment.
    • Technical and creative problem solving with a can-do mindset.
    • Working knowledge of the VFX pipeline and entire post-production process, including interdepartmental dependencies and hand over processes.
    • Visual Effects, Fine Art, Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics or related tertiary qualification may be required for international applicants.
 
Application
To apply, please click the Apply button below. Our preference is for you to apply using the online application form. You can communicate with us regarding this position by sending an email with your resume, reel and breakdown to employment@rsp.com.au with the words "Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist” in the subject line. Please state your availability and country of passport so we can assess your right to work in Australia. All applications will initially receive an automatic reply. Those closely matching this job description will be contacted for further information. Please review our Privacy Policy for information on how we collect and store your data.
We are currently seeking an experienced Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist to join our growing team. Employment period: Immediate start Location: Adelaide, Australia. These positions are open to applicants currently living in Australia.  
Position Overview

We are currently seeking an experienced Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist with exceptional attention to detail and solid understanding of both hand and procedural paint, along with excellent rotoscoping skills.

Applicants with experience working in a live-action VFX production pipeline will be reviewed with priority. RSP is a Nuke and Silhouette based effects facility operating in a Linux environment.

All RSP employees are expected to communicate clearly and manage their priorities in line with schedule and delivery parameters. Our expectation is that you will be willing to continually learn from those more senior to you and in turn pass your ideas and knowledge to those entering the industry.

 
Responsibilities
    • Create and deliver paintwork and roto to the high creative and technical standard expected in a high-performing professional 2D team.
    • Create and deliver motion paintwork including, but not limited to, complex rig removal, tracking marker removal, and cosmetic fixes.
    • Create and deliver accurate rotoscoping, both as images and shapes, that is efficiently constructed with appropriate shape detail and number, and with accurate motion blur matching.
    • Work with your Lead to maintain and improve solid production workflows. Focus on reducing the time taken to complete repetitive or complex tasks.
    • Iterate your work as required by your Lead or Head of Department. Expect additional delegated tasks by them. Adapt work according to the changing needs of developing briefs.
    • Actively mentor and develop less experienced team members.
    • Diagnose and resolve issues within your Silhouette or Nuke set up, and work in a manner that allows other team members to pick up your work if necessary.
    • Adapt your prep setups as the brief evolves, diagnosing and resolving any issues with your own Silhouette or Nuke set up.
    • Review and QC your work for internal and external delivery ensuring it hits creative and technical notes.
    • Contribute to creative and technical conversations, with a view to raising the quality level of the final image.
    • Manage your workload effectively and advise your Lead and Production team of any obstacles which may affect delivery quality, timeliness or budget.
    • Promote a collaborative and enjoyable workplace influencing morale, fostering purposeful discussions and a positive work ethic.
 
Required Skills and Experience
    • Minimum 2+ years creating high-end paint and roto for live-action feature films.
    • Strong knowledge of Silhouette and Nuke.
    • Strong level of attention to detail and a composed ability to self assess your work.
    • Expert organisational skills, maintaining a calm and professional demeanour in a delivery focused work environment.
    • Technical and creative problem solving with a can-do mindset.
    • Working knowledge of the VFX pipeline and entire post-production process, including interdepartmental dependencies and hand over processes.
    • Visual Effects, Fine Art, Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics or related tertiary qualification may be required for international applicants.
 
Application
To apply, please click the Apply button below. Our preference is for you to apply using the online application form. You can communicate with us regarding this position by sending an email with your resume, reel and breakdown to employment@rsp.com.au with the words "Mid Level Paint and Roto Artist” in the subject line. Please state your availability and country of passport so we can assess your right to work in Australia. All applications will initially receive an automatic reply. Those closely matching this job description will be contacted for further information. Please review our Privacy Policy for information on how we collect and store your data.
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