Layout Artist- Remote Contract

Our international client, an innovative boutique video and animation studio, is seeking a Layout Artist to work on ongoing ad-hoc projects.


Job Responsibilities:

  • The Layout Artists work under the direction of the Creative Director and work closely to determine the virtual camera language for the project
  • Collaborate with environment artists to create realistic 3D environment layouts in VFX programs.
  • Position character models within the frames of scenes

Job Requirements:

  • Art: have a good eye for movement and scene layout to best convey mood and plot
  • Photography: have an eye for composition, know how to tell a story through a shot, understand camera and lighting techniques, know how to use them to affect emotions
  • Knowledge of VFX programs: be adept at using relevant programs such as Adobe After Effects, Blender, Cinema 4D, Houdini, Maya, Nuke, RenderMan, and 3ds Max
  • Collaboration and communication: be able to work with other VFX artists and use each other’s resources effectively and efficiently
  • Organization: work within the production schedule, manage files, and meet deadlines
  • Strong communication skills in English


A portfolio is required for consideration