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Senior Compositor

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10026015 Location Singapore, Singapore Business Lucasfilm Date posted Sep. 28, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

Position Summary

The Senior Compositor combines live action and computer generated elements into visual effects shots that realize the vision and creative direction of the client and Visual Effects Supervisor. The compositor is ultimately responsible for the aesthetic integrity and technical quality of the final image delivered to the client.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Work with the Compositing Supervisor and Visual Effects Supervisor to evaluate the creative and technical approach for assigned shots

  • Perform all tasks associated with the compositing process, including 2D tracking, matte extraction, layering of elements, and color grading on difficult shots

  • Maintain the overall look, colour balance, and quality for assigned shots and sequences to create uniformity in all finished work

  • Create generic looks for other artists to apply

  • Work collaboratively with artists from other disciplines

  • Independently provide solutions to technical and aesthetic problems with minimal direction, and can handle the most difficult tasks under intense time pressure

  • Required Skills / Technical Competencies:

  • Strong knowledge of Nuke

  • Strong aesthetic skills in judging photo-realism and colour

  • Ability to work gracefully under pressure to meet deadlines with minimal supervision

  • Strong sense of composition, colour and design

  • Can quickly learn new software and techniques

  • Familiarity with using Linux systems preferred.

  • Ability to write Nuke gizmos and/or plugins is a plus

  • Python and/or C++ experience a plus

Education / Experience

  • At least 5 years of relevant professional VFX experience and at least a college level diploma or higher in computer graphics, fine arts, design, or photography, or related field; OR at least 7 years of relevant professional VFX experience in lieu of education

  • Previous experience in look development and sequence supervision is ideal.

Preferred Skills / Competencies

  • The ideal candidate has strong fine arts foundation skills, such as photography and photographic lighting

  • Strong communication skills preferred.

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About Lucasfilm:

Lucasfilm is a global leader in film, television and digital entertainment production. In addition to its motion-picture and television production, the company's activities include visual effects, audio post-production and cutting-edge digital animation, interactive entertainment software, and the management of the global merchandising activities for its entertainment properties including the legendary STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES franchises. Lucasfilm Ltd. is headquartered in northern California.

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 Animation Co. Singapore B.V., which is part of a business we call Lucasfilm.

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