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Mid Weight Nuke Operators


‚ÄčAbsolute Post is looking to fill a number of Compositor roles for our growing feature film and high-end TV visual effects department. Based in Soho, Absolute is a well respected Post Production facility known for delivering Visual Effects for commercials; but are now building a slate of exciting projects for the year ahead. Ideal candidates will be engaging team players, with extensive technical and creative knowledge of compositing in Nuke, as well as a proven ability to work in a demanding production environment.

Essential Skills And Experience

  • Advanced proficiency in Nuke with a minimum of 3 years experience in a VFX facility in film / high-end TV
  • Proven experience working on high-end projects and how to balance both technical and creative aspects of a VFX shot
  • Strong understanding of photographic principles and CG compositing techniques
  • Must be able to integrate separate live-action and computer-generated elements
  • Capable in all aspects of the compositing process (tracking, matte extraction, layering of elements, and colour grading on challenging shots)
  • Previous experience working with Linux
  • An ability to work to deadlines
  • An understanding of the film and tv post production pipeline.
  • Able to work with artists from other disciplines

Personal Qualities

  • Team orientated, motivated with a can do attitude
  • Ability to work to a brief and resolve shot-specific challenges independently
  • Good communication skills and able to troubleshoot logically
  • Able to work on multiple projects and visual styles
  • An excellent working knowledge of Nuke in a film production environment
  • Excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • A pro-active and collaborative work ethic
  • A strong eye for detail, composition, colour and lighting
  • An understanding of colour space

‚ÄčSalaries will be based on the candidate's experience.Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

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MCR TECH OP

Absolute Post require an MCR Tech Op to work within a busy Soho MCR Department which oversees all media in and out of the building from prepping camera rushes to the final transmission files. The roll involves all aspects of MCR work over a seven day shift pattern.

KEY REQUIREMENTS


  • A thorough knowledge of transcoding technologies and post software including Adobe Creative Cloud and Da Vinci Resolve.
  • Knowledge of camera shoot formats and conform experience.
  • A thorough knowledge of world transmission specifications and online social delivering.
  • Strong QC knowledge to ensure the highest quality of final products reaching clients and broadcasters.
  • A problem solving ability to ensure tight deadlines are always met and clients are happy.
  • Excellent communication skills, liaising with Ops and producers within and outside the company to ensure the smooth running of sessions and workflows.
  • At least one years technical experience in a post production / broadcast facility giving an understanding of post production workflows.

Please send your CV and cover letter with a guide to salary expectations to:

carl.garcia@absolutepost.com