Lead Matte Painter

Platige Image is looking for an experienced Matte Paint Department Lead to join our miracle-making team! Together with our Supervisors and Art Directors, you will be responsible for developing the highest quality projects. You will also work in tandem with our Team Producer to provide day-to-day management of the Department. Most importantly, you will lead a team of our fantastic artists with whom you will create matte paintings for VFX projects & AAA game cinematics. Sounds exciting? Join us!

 

 DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES IN A NUTSHELL

– Set the direction and maintain standards for the department.

– Quality checking the output of the department on all shows, before wider team review.

– Responsibility for reviewing the artist’s work on a regular basis as well as taking part in project reviews 

– Work closely with Team Producer to assign team resources, produce realistic schedules, and ensure project deadlines are met.

– Along with our Team Producer, work actively to build and manage the team through recruitment and career development.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

– 5+ years of relevant professional experience, preferably in a leadership role in the animation, film, or gaming industry.

– BA in fine arts, architecture, design, or related fields.

– Setting the direction and maintaining standards for the department.

– Must have extensive knowledge of Matte Painting techniques and precise timing requirements to ensure accuracy of bids.

– Quality checking the output of the department on all shows, before wider team review.

– Responsibility for reviewing the artist’s work on a regular basis as well as taking part in project reviews. 

 

ADDITIONAL SCORED

– Passion for stylized projects.

– Passion for movies and animation.

 

IT’S WORTH JOINING US!

– We are an experienced studio setting new standards for animation, CG, and VFX. Always one step ahead, focusing on the highest quality and artistic value of executed projects.

– We take part in various attractive projects commissioned by the biggest companies in the world (e.g. Netflix, Ubisoft, SONY, CD PROJEKT RED, Burberry, HBO, Warner Bros).

– You will have a chance to work in a booming industry with cutting-edge technologies.

– You will receive a competitive salary based on your experience and access to professional courses for mastering your skills. 

– We are located in green surroundings in Fort Mokotów (Warsaw, Poland), but it’s up to you where your office is!

– Our health is looked after by private medical care (Lux Med) and we are staying fit with a sports card (Multisport).

– For a good start of work-day, we serve breakfast in the studio for our employees.

– And you can come to the studio with your dog-friend!

 

Candidates for the Matte Paint Department Lead position should include a demo reel in their application.

position

Lead Matte Painter

location

WARSAW/FORT MOKOTÓW

department

MATTE PAINT

time

PERMANENT