Digital Matte Painting Supervisor


Job Title: Digital Matte Painting (DMP) Supervisor
Department: 3D
Location: Mumbai
Reports to: VFX Supervisor

Job Description

To oversee projection / matte painting aspects of project-based, in-house visual fx production.

Needs to do:

  • Supervision of visual fx work and design
  • Working directly and collaborating with VFX Supervisor
  • Managing and supervision of a team of Matte Paint artists
  • Briefing artists and providing constructive feedback to ensure consistency
  • Managing production workflow and pipeline
  • Developing production methodologies, creative approaches and problem-solving
  • Performing all aspects of projection and matte painting design

Needs to know:

  • You must have about 2-3 years VFX industry experience in a supervisory role
  • Advanced experience in using Photoshop, Maya & Nuke
  • Good understanding of 2D & 3D workflows within a feature film environment
  • Critical eye for detail, and be able to communicate visual aspects to the team
  • Experience in project management, balancing quality with time constraints

Needs to be:

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

Measures of performance:

  • Quality of final DMP
  • On-time delivery
  • Continuous improvement
  • Advancement of VFX techniques within the team