Job Title: Lighting Technical Director
Reports To: Lighting Supervisor
Double Negative Feature Animation, a newly realized feature animation facility, is looking for lighting artists to join our team. Together we will bring the vision of both major Hollywood studios and independent productions to life.
Key Purpose of the Job:
We are looking for experienced lighters to light and composite shots and shot groups for our animated films.
Needs to Do:
Take creative direction to set the mood and look for animated sequences.
Bring shots from lighting production through finaling on schedule.
Troubleshoot noise, render times, and memory usage in a modern path-tracing renderer.
Use modern lighting and compositing tools to create beautiful shots.
Maintain consistency of lighting across shots.
Needs to Know:
Good working knowledge of sequence-based lighting
Strong knowledge of node-based lighting and compositing tools and path-trace rendering
Strong knowledge of lighting and compositing techniques.
Familiarity with feature animation pipelines and pipeline issues.
Strong grasp of artistic principles, and cg techniques.
Demonstrable experience in shot lighting and compositing
A showreel featuring feature animation work would be preferred.
Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role
Needs to Be:
Courteous and helpful.
Able to take direction.
Good interpersonal skills.
Good organizational skills.
Excellent time management skills.