Sr. Lighting/Look Development Artist (Contract)

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The Embassy is currently seeking a Sr. Lighting/Look Development Artist to join our team for work on upcoming film, tv & advertising work.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Take an asset or shot to a final quality hitting all notes
  • Meet project milestones and deadlines on time
  • Collaborate with other artists to share knowledge and techniques

Education, Experience and Skills Required:

  • Keen eye for lighting photorealistic and stylized shots
  • Technical shading knowledge matched with an artistic skill to successfully take an asset through the look-development process
  • Our pipeline is Maya>Houdini with all our shading/lighting and rendering done through Mantra or Redshift in Houdini. Knowledge of software and platforms should ideally include Houdini, Maya, Mantra, Redshift, Mari, and Nuke
  • Outstanding organizational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines
  • Ideal candidate will have 5+ years industry experience in commercials, film or TV
  •  Possessing skills beyond Lighting/Lookdev is an asset
  • Strong understanding of multiple aspects of the VFX pipeline

The Embassy is a Canadian, Oscar-nominated production house, specializing in live-action production, post-production, and animation for feature films, television, and commercials.

We require someone who is able to work in a fast-paced environment to deliver an extremely high level of work.

Please note: At this time we are considering applications only from those artists who are legally eligible to work in Canada (ie Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or currently hold an open work permit).

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