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Animation - Madrid

FX Junior Artist

Madrid, Spain Animation - Madrid
Skydance offers a dynamic, inclusive, and ever-evolving culture where innovative ideas are welcomed, and growth fostered. The partnership between unique creativity and technological advancements are demonstrated within each pillar of the company. At the heart of it all is a commitment to boldly entertaining and relevant storytelling.
 
While all Animation studios look to hire people who are creative and hard-working, Skydance Animation is specifically looking for pioneers who seek to push the limits of what the world’s most collaborative art form can achieve, and to give those pioneers the space and the resources to build a new studio that’s doing something different.
As an FX Junior Artist, you will create all kinds of simple effects based on volumes, particle systems, rigid bodies, etc. with in-house tools in Houdini.

Responsibilities

  • Generate pre-comps of the effects for review with the Lead or Supervisor.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good sense of timing to animate effects.
  • Create simple effects.
  • Creativity solving technical challenges.
  • Assist other team members when necessary.
  • Follow supervisor and lead guidance.
  • Ability to positively apply feedback.
  • Requirements

  • 0-2 years of professional experience in VFX or animation industries.
  • Strong artistic or/and technical aptitude related to 3D animation is a must.
  • Knowledge of CG FX with software Houdini.
  • Knowledge of Maya and Arnold is a big plus.
  • VEX/Python scripting abilities, are a big plus.
  • Avanced English desirable.
  • Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.
     
    Skydance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce. We welcome and consider applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy status, military/veteran status, disability, or any other protected category. Diversity in the workplace is not just a commitment, it is who we are and a reflection of what makes our world special.

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