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Open positions

DESCRIPTION

We are looking for Mids and Seniors 3D Artist

The main task is to create enviroments and props models.

SKILLS

– Strong artistic eye, who can successfully interpret a 2D design in to a 3D model.

– Knowledge of Organic modeling and Hard Surface

– Work experience with Uvs, textures and shading

– Ability to establish priorities, work independently and within a group

– Good communication skills to deal with both technical and artistic groups

REQUERIMENTS

– Good knowledge of Maya, Substance Painter y Zbrush

– Knowledge of PBR renderers, Arnold and Redshift

– 3+ /5+years of modelling experience from either animation TV series or feature animation movie

– EU citizenship/ Have EU work permit

DESCRIPTION

Lightbox Animation has an opportunity for a Production Assistant in a growing company.

RESPONSABILITIES

  • Under the guidance of the Production Supervisor, track progress of tasks.
  • Assist Production Supervisor with department calendar and handles the scheduling for the Department Head; interacts with department leadership.
  • Follows up with Artist Leads on a daily basis to ensure task deliveries remain on schedule.
  • Assists Production Supervisors with maintaining quotas, deadlines & inventory, ensuring departmental productivity goals are consistently met. Generate weekly reports from department, quota…Bring concerns about potential schedule or budget overruns to the Production Supervisor and Production Manager.
  • Communicates with other departments regarding department needs
  • Proactively respond to requests for information and assistance from those within and outside of the department.
  • Stays abreast of issues on the floor and elevates information appropriately to the Production Supervisor.
  • Coordinates crew meetings
  • Responsible for multiple dailies sessions each day

REQUERIMENTS

  • 0-2 years of experience in Animated Feature Experience.
  • Strong verbal communication skills, and solid interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail.
  • Strong computer knowledge; knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel and Shotgrid (is a plus).
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and follow through in a multi-tasking environment.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
DESCRIPTION

Lightbox Animation is currently looking for Senior Set&Props Surface Artists. This role involves painting textures for the 3D objects and environments

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES
  • Paint textures
  • Project environment paintings over geometry and fill in gaps and hidden areas maintaining the style
  • Work closely with the modelling team to ensure UVs are positioned efficiently
  • Communicate and collaborate with Modeling and Light teams, to execute the required look
REQUERIMENTS
  •  Excellent 2D painting skills
  • Extensive knowledge of Photoshop, Substance Painter and Maya.
  • Previous experience painting textures for film or games and a thorough understanding of the techniques required
  • Understanding of image color space relating to texture painting
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt easily to change
  • Ability to work independently
  • Be able to deliver on schedule, working calmly and efficiently under pressure
  • Be able to take direction and be willing to address constructive feedback
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling is a plus

DESCRIPTION

Lightbox Animation  is recruiting for Character FX Artists 

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES:

Character FX Artists will work closely with the Director to understand his vision for cloth/hair and fur on our Feature Animation project. 

You will work collaboratively with your team to find the best technical and creative solutions in order to meet production needs and produce simulations that matches the high quality vision for our project.

Create the groom & hair shading lookdev for new characters

Develop dynamic rigs for characters´hair

Execute CFX work in shots, including but not limited to character simulations, geometry correctives, groom correctives

REQUIREMENTS

– Experience in a Grooming/Hair Lookdev*CFX role in a production environment

– Thorough knowledge of an area of creature/character specialization and a broad understanding of the other areas, which include rigging and enveloping in Maya, cloth, hair,…

– Works with the rest of the team to creatively solve problems and troubleshoot effectively.

– Ability to interpret feedback and expand upon the art direction given.

– Rethink how you approach tasks to improve workflow.

– Have strong visual and artistic skills

–  Experience on Feature Animation projects

– An interest in anatomy, tailoring, grooming or mechanics depending on your area of specialization

– Maya Character FX set-ups and simulation

– EU citizenship/ Have EU work permit

Description

The role is suited for Mid and Senior Animators with experience on Animated Feature projects who are looking to grow their skill-set within our new animation project.

Working closely with the Animation Supervisor and team leads, you will be animating characters and creatures, ensuring that the animation is completed and delivered on time, to the agreed quality standards.

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES

Working closely with the Animation Supervisor and team leads, you will be animating characters and creatures (from blocking through final animation)
According to shot action and sequence continuity, read and break down dialogue tracks and plan shots.
Ensuring that the animation is completed and delivered on time, to the agreed quality standards.

REQUIREMENTS
  • 3+/5+ years of professional experience in animation.
  • Good knowledge of Maya.
  • Organization and attention to detail/accuracy.
  • Being able to meet deadlines.
  • Positive attitude before feedback (from director, supervisor and leads).
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills in Spanish.
  • Solid understanding of animation pipeline.
  • Problem solving abilities.
  • Rigging knowledge is a bonus.
  • Positive focused approach to work.
  • Proactive approach – continuously finding ways to improve processes for ease and efficiency.
  • EU Citizen.
Description

Motion Capture Animators are responsible for producing high-quality animations for our feature film productions. If you have a passion for mocap animation workflows & techniques and you can use Maya and/or Motion Builder, then we want to hear from you, whether you’ve just graduated, are looking for new challenges, or are used to leading teams of Animators – This position will be working with motion capture data and the animation team, candidates should have the following: 

REQUIREMENTS
  • Knowledge of layer based, control rig, motion capture editing workflows. Ability to animate in Maya and Motion Builder
  • Ability to blend motion capture clips
  • Ability to keyframe fingers, props and secondary animation
  • Organization and attention to detail/accuracy.
  • Being able to meet deadlines.
  • Positive attitude before feedback (from director, supervisor and leads).
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills in Spanish.
  • Mentoring and leading junior animators.
  • Solid understanding of the animation pipeline.
  • ONLY FOR ANIMATION SUPERVISOR:

    You will be leading a team of senior, mid and junior animators, ensuring that the animation is completed and delivered on time, to the agreed quality standards.

    If you have significant experience in the production environment as Animation Supervisor on Animated Feature, want to take up a new exciting challenge and feel you’d be the right fit to this role

DESCRIPTION

You will be leading a team of senior, mid and junior animators, ensuring that the animation is completed and delivered on time, to the agreed quality standards.

If you have significant experience in production environment as Animation Supervisor on Animated Feature, want to take up a new exciting challenge and feel you’d be the right fit to this role, please apply here today!

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES AND REQUERIMENTS
  •         Proven and extensive professional experience in animation and team leadership.
  •         Extensive knowledge of Maya.
  •         Extensive knowledge of how to work with other departments (rig, layout, etc.)
  •         Awareness of key project assumptions and schedule across the animation department.
  •         Present work to the Director.
  •         Liaising with other teams and departments as necessary.
  •         Organization and attention to detail/accuracy.
  •         Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills.
  •         Mentoring and leading animators.
  •         Solid understanding of animation pipeline.
  •         Problem solving abilities.
  •         Rigging knowledge is a bonus.
  •         Proactive approach – continuously finding ways to improve processes for ease and efficiency.
  •         EU work authorization.
 

 

DESCRIPTION

Lightbox Animation is recruiting Digital Matte Painting Artists.

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES

You will create photo realistic elements using a variety of illustrations and projections to create environments that you see to believe! Manipulating light and texture you will form worlds that will excite and exceed expectations, interweaving disciplined practise of this art form.

Working closely with the animation pipeline you will create intricate backdrops that characters will encompass seamlessly. Naturally you will work alongside our modelling, surfacing and compositing teams so a basic understanding would be beneficial.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Produce high standard matte paintings with a strong understanding of perspective, composition, light and colour.
  • Work with rendered CG elements, still photography and digital paint to create believable environments that are to seamlessly integrated into the film.
  • Work closely with lighting, modelling, surfacing, FX and compositing to find the most efficient and effective techniques to develop and ensure shots are delivered to the highest possible standard.
  • Take art direction well, working collaboratively as part of a team taking art direction  and Comp supervisor, VFX Supervisor and Director as necessary.
  • Sound artistic judgement and a proven aesthetic eye for materials and lighting
  • Artistic flexibility to match and adapt painting styles to match the animated feature’s designs.
  • EU Citizen
 
DESCRIPTION

Lightbox Animation is looking for Senior Lighting Artist to create the 3D environment’s lighting in all the movie shots.

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES
  • Create the 3D environment’s lighting in all the movie shots
  • Light up the assigned shots, according to the artistic and technical instructions of the Supervisor and Team Lead
  • Capable of composing frames or work closely with the compositing team, to optimize the frame work
  • Report to his Lighting Supervisor
REQUIREMENTS
  • Create the 3D environment’s lighting in all the movie shots
  • Light up the assigned shots, according to the artistic and technical instructions of the Supervisor and Team Lead
  • Capable of composing frames or work closely with the compositing team, to optimize the frame work
  • Report to his Lighting Supervisor
  • EU Citizen
WHAT YOU WILL GET
  • Great working environment.
  • Nice working schedule from 8h to 16h, with some flexibility.

Description

TDs are responsible for helping to maintain the efficient workflow

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES
  • Writing and modifying computer code to solve problems related to art or productivity as they arise on a project by project basis
  • Act as a liaison for communicating technical issues to Production, R&D and IT
  • Develop department tools and processes to meet production needs
  • Test and debug tools and processes to ensure stability and usability
  • Ensure tools and processes meet the overall pipeline framework
  • Work with the Head of Pipeline to prioritize production needs
  • Update existing department tools and processes to established coding standards
  • Educate artists on how to work with the pipeline and department tools

 

REQUIREMENTS

Skills and attributes

  • Detailed oriented with a strong ability to multi-task
  • Ability to deliver on schedule, working calmly and efficiently under pressure;
  • Excellent problem-solver, communicator and team player;
  • Willingness to take direction and be willing to address constructive feedback;
  • Experience with version control, management and deployment tools
  • Adaptable, Positive, can-do attitude;
  • Solid understanding of Animation production pipelines;

Experience in the following Software packages is Essential

  • Python and PyQt/PySide
  • One or more DCC packages (Maya, Nuke, Houdini, etc)
  • Shotgrid or similar

 

Experience in the following Software package is a bonus

  • C, C+, C#, Java, Mel, TCL or Visual Basic
  • Django or similar web frameworks
DESCRIPTION

The role is suited to Senior Animators with extensive experience in production and similar projects.

Working closely with the Animation Supervisor and team leads, you will be animating characters and creatures, ensuring that the animation is completed and delivered on time, to the agreed quality standards. You will also act as role model for junior members of the team.

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES
  • Working closely with the Animation Supervisor and team leads, you will be animating characters and creatures (from blocking through final animation)
  • According to shot action and sequence continuity, read and break down dialogue tracks and plan shots.
  • Ensuring that the animation is completed and delivered on time, to the agreed quality standards.
REQUIREMENTS
  • 5+ years of professional experience in animation.
  • Extensive knowledge of Maya.
  • Organisation and attention to detail/accuracy.
  • Being able to meet deadlines.
  • Positive attitude before feedback (from director, supervisor and leads).
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills in Spanish.
  • Mentoring and leading junior animators.
  • Solid understanding of animation pipeline.
  • Problem solving abilities.
  • Rigging knowledge is a bonus.
  • Positive focused approach to work.
  • Proactive approach – continuously finding ways to improve processes for ease and efficiency.
  • EU Citizen.
Please only apply for this role if you have relevant experience.

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