Compositor

Remote - Vancouver, BC

Are you a well-rounded Compositor who is passionate about working on upcoming film, television and advertising projects? The Embassy is hiring for a Compositor to join their team! 

A day at The Embassy looks like......

  • Work/life balance is our priority – we are intentional with scheduling overtime and do our best to keep the work within working hours and not on weekends 
  • Competitive salary based on experience 
  • Ample-cross training opportunities 
  • A fun and collaborative environment 
  • Dog-friendly workplace (Once we return to the studio)

About You 

You are an experienced Compositor with solid production experience working on a variety of shows, films and commercials. Your demo reel showcases your diverse skill set as a Compositor – you composite different types of shots ranging from simple to moderate and complex shots. You bring a solid understanding of the production pipeline and experience in creating final shots that is in alignment with the team’s artistic direction. 

Your Role 

  • Finalizes the overall look, colour balance, and quality for shots and sequences 
  • Creates uniformity and seamless transitions between footage and composited elements 
  • Establish certain looks and/or solve particular design or effects challenges for key visual effects shots;
  • Full shot compositing including keying, paint & roto when required
  • Collaborate with other compositors & supervisors to share knowledge and techniques
  • Meet project milestones and deadlines on time 
  • Make corrections and adjustments requested by the supervisor 

Your Qualifications 

  • 3+ years of Compositing experience in commercials, film, or TV 
  • Expert with Nuke. Knowledge of other compositing, finishing & editorial tools an asset
  • Solid understanding of all elements and visual aspects of a shot 
  • Strong understanding of multiple aspects of the VFX pipeline  
  • Ability to take direction positively and work well within a team 
  • Possess a keen eye for colour and colour matching
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task in a deadline driven environment.
  • Legal authorization to work in Canada 

Bonus Points: 

  • Desire to grow in a leadership capacity by leading or supervising specific effects/sequences  

About The Embassy 

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 are an independent creative studio with expertise in visual effects and production. Located in the heart of Vancouver’s Digital District, we work with global production companies, agencies and brands, in film, television and advertising. 

What We Do 

We provide an integrated approach to visual effects production from concept to delivery including design, direction & post-production. With over 15 years' experience creating best in class visual effects we utilize cgi, animation, motion graphics and compositing to create compelling imagery. 

Award-Winning 

We have crafted award-winning visual effects for the world’s most recognized brands and film franchises. Our work has received accolades including Oscar nominations and numerous VES, Cannes, D&AD, Clio & ADCC awards. 

Commitment to COVID-19 Safety 

Our top priority is providing a safe and healthy workplace for our artists and support staff. As the situation surrounding COVID-19 evolves, we continue to monitor and follow the directives of the government and WorkSafeBC to ensure a secure working environment. 

Artists will continue to work remotely from home until the situation surrounding COVID-19 stabilizes, after which time a hybrid model will be in place in accordance with health guidelines. 

Ready to grow your career with a unique VFX studio? Apply today with your resume and demo reel!