Compositing Supervisor

Od’s compositing supervisor will participate in the supervision and direction of the compositing team on our projects as well as being a key player in producing world class imagery. This position serves as a role model and mentor to the compositing team and is instrumental in helping to build an amazing environment and world class skills among the compositors.

Role details:

  • Guide the Compositing team in achieving the vision of the Director and VFX Supervisor
  • Leads and mentors compositing artists to produce work quickly under tight production timelines.
  • Advocate to achieve the highest quality work in compositing at the shot and show level; have the ability to not only manage the team, but complete the highest-level and most complex shot work.
  • Take a primary role in designing workflows to ensure the team stays at the forefront of compositing techniques.
  • Participate in color management and internal color management systems to ensure color consistency
  • Handle quality control of the compositing team
  • Communicate effectively with all levels of Production, VFX Supervisor, client/director, discipline supervisor peers and Compositing team
  • Responsible for genuine, timely feedback to compositing crew members
  • Act as a point person between production and compositing, providing clear and timely communication
  • Participate in the creation of shot bids
  • Supervise and train less experienced compositing artists
  • Foster a team environment

Basic skills and talents:

  • 5+ years of Compositing experience
  • Outstanding Artistic Ability
  • Expert-level Nuke abilities
  • Excellent communication skills a must
  • Highly skilled in all aspects of compositing, color tools and methodologies, matte extraction techniques, 2.5d compositing techniques, scanning and timing process
  • Understanding of photography, composition, lighting, color, and motion
  • Ability to mentor less experienced Compositors
  • Working knowledge of Unix and shell scripting
  • Python experience a plus