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Sydney - Australia
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Groom Artists

Description

Are you a Groom Artist who is available and interested in working on Peter Rabbit 2?  Our Groom Artists are responsible for giving models the visual surface qualities that make them appear believable. 

What you’ll get to do:

·         Produce high quality digital texture/surfacing work.

·         Texture painting, procedural texturing, shading networks, sculpting, grooming and UV layout

What you bring:

·         5+ years’ experience working on high quality texturing, shading and surfacing (preferably on photo realistic material).

·         A passion for making beautiful looking CG objects.

·         Extensive production experience with Mari.

·         Strong production experience with modern ray tracing package.

·         Excellent attention to detail.

·         Ability to follow direction and work to deadlines.

·         Excellent ability to work solo or as part of team.

·         Willing to learn, and contribute to the success of the team and project.

·         Strong technical and visual skills, ability to understand and execute visual concepts.

·         Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

·         Ability to multi-task, prioritize and problem solve

·         Assist with project clean up and archiving on an ongoing basis

·         Follow all department guidelines and common practices.

 

The following would be considered a bonus

·         An interest and ability in lighting.

·         Highly developed skills with fur and feather grooming tools, such as Yeti, Maya or Houdini is an advantage.

·         Sculpting experience with Mudbox.

·         Experience scripting in Python.

·         Experience with Nuke.

·         A traditional arts background in a relevant field is an advantage

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To apply, please complete our online application form via our website: https://www.animallogic.com/careers/jobs/locations/sydney/

 

Animal Logic is recognised as one of the world’s leading independent creative digital studios, producing award winning design, visual effects and animation for over 25 years. With studios in Sydney and Vancouver and development offices in Sydney and Los Angeles, Animal Logic continues to forge new partnerships and collaborations with leading studios and filmmakers to develop and produce stories that resonate with a global audience.

Animal Logic is currently in production on Peter Rabbit 2. Recent productions include Captain Marvel, The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part, Peter Rabbit, The LEGO Ninjago Movie, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Alien: Covenant. Other film credits include: The LEGO Movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Great Gatsby, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole, 300, Happy Feet and The Matrix.

Animal Logic Entertainment (ALE) is the production arm tasked with developing a strong slate of innovative, commercially minded, story driven projects stamped with the visual and technical innovation that has become the hallmark of the studios’ work. The development slate, while eclectic and diverse, has a core focus on tent pole, 4-quadrant family feature animation and hybrid projects as well as filmmaker driven and visually arresting live action/VFX films. ALE is currently in production on Peter Rabbit 2. Previous projects include Peter Rabbit and Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole.

Truant Pictures, a subsidiary of Animal Logic, collaborates with both emerging and established talent to develop and produce thought-provoking genre films for an international audience. Truant Pictures operates out of Animal Logic’s Sydney-based studio and Los Angeles office, alongside ALE.

For over 25 years, Animal Logic has remained committed to innovation, technical and creative excellence and most importantly, creating a collaborative and storytelling culture with a unique voice. We have BIG dreams!

For more information please visit our website www.animallogic.com and check out our social media accounts (Instagram and Facebook) to find out what it’s like to be a part of the Animal Logic family!