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LAYOUT & PREVIS ARTIST
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LAYOUT & PREVIS ARTIST

• Intermediate Level

Summary

Evil Eye Pictures is looking for an experienced Layout and Previs Artist.

Category Animation  Art Department  Special Effects 
Location Remote Location
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Apr 21, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal candidate will have 5 years of professional experience in film, television and/or games, and a thorough understanding of previsualization and shot creation techniques. A level of technical knowledge combined with strong creative and visual instincts is critical.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for creating dynamic camera moves and blocking content to create previs animatics for cinematic sequences
  • Working from script and storyboards to block out narrative in Unreal Engine which will drive production in other VFX departments
  • Working with editorial to make content adjustments which further story in a clear, concise way
  • Having an artistic eye and maintaining quality while executing work in an efficient manner
Requirements
  • 5 years of professional experience bringing content from script to previs to production for animation, games or visual effects
  • Exceptional skills with camera design, composition, timing and character layout
  • Ability to understand and implement cinematic camera techniques, such as focal adjustments and depth of field, to guide storytelling
  • Experience working with bipedal characters including import and use of motion capture and keyframed animation
  • Experience working with Autodesk Maya and/or Motion Builder
  • Willingness to iterate and adapt content as new ideas are explored in the pre-production cycle
  • Ability to work independently, problem solve on the fly, and collaborate efficiently across disciplines in a small, fast moving team
Good to have:
  • Exposure to creating content in Unreal Engine Sequencer
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects
  • Knowledge of source control tools such as Perforce or Github
  • Please include a link to a reel of your work when applying for this position.
  • This is a full time position. This position is remote as we support a Virtual Studio.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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