Compositing Lead


Job Title: Compositing Lead (local position)
Department: 2D
Location: Mumbai
Reports to: Compositing Supervisor / 2D Supervisor

Job Description

Leading a team of Compositors, and working closely with the Compositing Supervisors and 2D Supervisors to creatively and technically lead the artists throughout the show, ensuring that work is delivered to deadlines and at the highest levels of quality.

Needs to do:

  • Blue / green screen extractions
  • Seamless integration of live action, miniature and CGI sources
  • Take the leadership role in dailys / internal reviews with Compositing Supervisor
  • Briefs the team on Compositing Supervisor's creative vision to facilitate artists producing the desired result
  • Follow production methodologies and develop creative approaches and problem-solving
  • Leading all aspects of composite fx design

Needs to know:

Must have a minimum of 2-3 years experience working as a Compositing Lead
Advanced experience in using Nuke
A knowledge and interest in photography and practical lighting is helpful
Critical eye for detail and aesthetic judgement
Strong communication skills
Thorough understanding of the complete Production Pipeline
Ability to work to and meet strict deadlines under pressure

Needs to be:

  • Pro-active
  • Team oriented
  • Adaptable
  • Able to accept change
  • Calm under pressure

Measures of performance:

  • Quality of final VFX shots
  • On-time delivery
  • Continuous improvement