Jedi Academy: Virtual Production Motion Capture Trainee San Francisco, CAApply NowApply Later Job ID o6Gfffw0 Location San Francisco, California, United States Business Industrial Light & Magic Date posted Apr. 16, 2021
Over a three month period, the Jedi Academy Trainee, Virtual Production Motion Capture, will receive specific training aligned to key areas of our Motion Capture services. During the process, they will get exposure to a variety of workflows and software including motion capture data processing, facial capture, retargeting and Vicon operations. The trainee will be expected to progress to being a multi-skilled, contributing, member of the Virtual Production team.
What You'll Do
- Understand what it takes to work as part of a motion capture team providing high quality assets to various productions.
- Learn to complete work within the timeframe bid, while maintaining constant communication with production teams and supervisors.
- Learn professional habits such as the best way to present work and interact as part of a larger team
What We're Looking For
- Bachelor's degree in Film Production or a related field OR 1 - 2 years relevant experience.
- Basic knowledge and interest in VFX, Animation or the Virtual Production Motion Capture process.
- Entry-level understanding of motion capture process
- Self-motivated with the ability to work independently as this is primarily a remote learning environment
- Solid communication skills and the ability to collaborate and function as part of a larger team
- Ability to take part in on-site training at our SF campus
This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic. Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion or belief, sex, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, disability or pregnancy or maternity. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.
About Industrial Light & Magic:
Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 325 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic.
Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.