Flame Artist (Finishing)
Company 3
Santa Monica, CA
Event Type
Job Posting
TimeMonday, 8 August 202210am - 3pm PDT
DescriptionPosition Summary:

Company 3 is looking for a Finishing Flame Artist to join its team! The flame artist is responsible for producing high level photorealistic images and creating seamless transitions between filmed footage and composited 2D and 3D elements.

Main Duties:

The Flame Artist will work with directors, VFX supervisors, editors, and CG supervisors to facilitate the production of elements in preparation for compositing. You will work with offline edits, prepping initial conforms as needed. You will organize media for archiving and liaising with data services to ensure the space is managed efficiently on the Flames. You will support the head of production and producers in bidding projects while supporting creative director.

What You Bring:

The Flame Artist will bring knowledge of working with timelines, conforming and mastering deliverables. You will bring a strong sense of compositing, color, design, and a thorough knowledge of the film industry. You will bring knowledge of file formats and compression methods, and knowledge of cleanup, beauty work, element integration, and matte painting. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a client attended bay, developing creative and building rapport.

The ideal candidate will also bring the following:

Extensive knowledge of extraction techniques of bluescreen and greenscreen.
Solid knowledge of both VFX and finishing in Flame.
Nuke experience is preferred.
Knowledge of Tracking software.
Excellent understanding of techniques and technologies related to CG and compositing.
Strong problem-solving and organizational skills.
Deliver work within established project targets and the high-quality standards of the company.
Pro-active and an excellent communicator.
Ability to thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines.

About the Company:

Company 3 provides a full range of Creative Services for content creators, including conceptual design, pre-vis, look development, ideation and rapid prototyping, 3D animation/CGI, motion graphics/designers, matte painting, compositing, dailies and production services, color grading, post-production finishing, marketing/trailers, live-action production, experiences, and more. 

Diversity and Inclusion at Company 3:

Creativity has diversity at its core. We celebrate the value of each unique experience by being dedicated to fostering the most diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where every employee feels empowered and safe to show up to work as their full self.

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Please inform the company's HR representative if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.