FX Artist @ Ghost VFX - Burbank, CA

Job Overview

14 days ago

FX Artist

Ghost VFX - Burbank, CA

FX Artist
Ghost VFX
For over two decades, Ghost VFX has collaborated with the very best to create award-winning, innovative visual effects. With contributions to over 100 feature films, episodic and interactive, we are a full-service, global visual effects house. Our talented and dedicated teams around the world make the impossible, possible, fulfilling the dreams of clients and artists alike. With roughly 150 artists and production professionals, we try every day to produce imagery that quietly speaks for itself.


We are looking for a talented FX ARTIST to join our dynamic team!

Apply now to join us.


Required Skills:

  • Simulations such as smoke, fire, rigid-body destruction, liquid, particles, cloth, softbody, etc using Houdini
  • Having a good understanding of physical dynamics and natural phenomena
  • Good timekeeping and ability to solve problems under short deadlines
  • Working efficiently as part of a team and independently


Preferred Skills:


  • Communication skills in dealing with both technical and artistic groups
  • Houdini Lighting/Look Dev experience
  • Basic knowledge of Nuke
  • Scripting/programming skills: VEX, Python, HScript
  • Experience of working with Linux
  • Knowledge of math and physics
  • Good artistic skills
  • Experience working in complex pipelines


Experience:

  • 3-5 years experience as a professional FX artist


Education:

  • BA/BS in applicable field is preferred


Ghost VFX is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.

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