JOIN US

(JUNIOR) MOCAP SPECIALIST

25-09-2019

Platige Image is looking for an exceptional and talented Mocap Specialist to join our outstanding team. The person on this position will be responsible for arranging mocap sessions as well as for the preparation of mocap materials, their dynamics and overall quality. You will also be responsible for transfer animations from the imported mocap armature to their own rig. We combine work in a dynamic and highly creative environment with the possibility to directly influence development of critically acclaimed cinematics for AAA video games. If you are someone who moves pixels across space with grace, join us!
 
DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES IN A NUTSHELL
• Preparing mocap sessions (which includes physical props preparation and gathering assets for reference scene).
• Planning and operating mocap sessions.
• Managing assembly and export of mocap recordings (planning, timing, execution).
• Daily communication with other teams included in mocap pipeline (like animation, cinematics, location, characters teams).
• Working on technological development of mocap infrastructure and pipeline modifications as well.
 
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

• At least 1 year of industry experience (Mocap Specialist or Layout Artist) or related intership.
• Knowledge of Vicon Blade and Autodesk Motion Builder.
• Knowledge of animation principles.
• A strong creative eye for quality control of all aspects of mocap sessions.
• Understanding of virtual production techniques and virtual cinematography.
• Great ability to effectively react to the fluctuating demands of post-production in a fast paced environment.
• Outstanding creativity and very strong commitment to a project.
• Passion for cinematics with heavy stories.
 
ADDITIONALLY SCORED
• Knowledge of Autodesk Maya.
 
IT’S WORTH TO JOIN US

• We are a large group, who are creating new standards of animation, CG and VFX. We want to be one step ahead, taking care of the highest quality of executed projects.
• We take part in various attractive projects commissioned by the biggest companies in the world (eg. Netflix, Ubisoft, SONY, CD PROJEKT RED, Burberry, HBO).
• You will have a chance to work in a booming industry with cutting-edge technologies.
• We are located in a creative circle of green surroundings in Fort Mokotów (Warsaw, Poland).
• Our health is looked after by private medical care (Enel Med) & we are improving our physical condition thanks to MultiSport card.
• For a good start of work-day we serve a breakfast for our employee
• We have 4 fully equipped kitchens, vending machines, fresh fruits twice a week, a wide choice of tea and fancy coffee machines.
• Still hungry? We have foodtrucks and a restaurant at the company’s premises. And you can eat&work in company’s garden in the summer.
• We have free parking for motorized and bicycle paths leads to our studio.
• And you can come to work with your dog-friend!

Candidates for Mocap Specialist position should include demo reel to their application.
 

APPLY HERE!

ASSET LOOKDEV ARTIST

25-09-2019

Platige Image is looking for an awesome all-around Asset LookDev Artist with a knack for creating multiple texture map and shaders for our breathtaking characters and props. The person on this position will work closely with our CG Supervisor and Asset LookDev Lead to develop the style and look by the guidelines defined by them. You will be involved in creation of AAA game cinematics and other hi-end 3D projects. If you have a talent for painting textures from the scratch, we’d love to meet you!
 
DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES IN A NUTSHELL
• Working with the production team to execute the desired look of CG models, including complex characters and creatures or hard surface models, including weapons, real world vehicles and props.
• Collaborating with the CG Supervisor and Asset LookDev Lead to determine the look of the CG objects of the project.
• Maintaining a good team dynamics.
• Solving everyday problems.
• Thinking creatively and globally.
 
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
• At least 3-years’ experience in surfacing, texture painting or look development.
• Solid knowledge of Substance Painter.
• Very good knowledge of Maya and Arnold.
• Clear understanding of UV’s.
• A keen eye for color and detail as it relates to organic models.
• Excellent communication skills.
 
ADDITIONALLY SCORED

• A working knowledge of Zbrush, Mari and Photoshop.
• Previous production experience in cinematics/VFX or game dev.
• Experience with traditional drawing and painting.
 
IT’S WORTH TO JOIN US

• We are a large group, who are creating new standards of animation, CG and VFX. We want to be one step ahead, taking care of the highest quality of executed projects.
• We take part in various attractive projects commissioned by the biggest companies in the world (eg. Netflix, Ubisoft, SONY, CD PROJEKT RED, Burberry, HBO).
• You will have a chance to work in a booming industry with cutting-edge technologies.
• We are located in a creative circle of green surroundings in Fort Mokotów (Warsaw, Poland).
• Our health is looked after by private medical care (Enel Med) & we are improving our physical condition thanks to MultiSport card.
• For a good start of work-day we serve a breakfast for our employee
• We have 4 fully equipped kitchens, vending machines, fresh fruits twice a week, a wide choice of tea and fancy coffee machines.
• Still hungry? We have foodtrucks and a restaurant at the company’s premises. And you can eat&work in company’s garden in the summer.
• We have free parking for motorized and bicycle paths leads to our studio.
• And you can come to work with your dog-friend!

 

APPLY HERE!

TEAM COORDINATOR

25-09-2019

Platige Image is looking for a well-organized and awesome all-round Team Coordinator to play a critical role in empowering the development of our projects. This Coordinator will work closely with various cross-discipline internal teams matching them with some of the world’s best external talents. You will be responsible for developing, maintaining and owning the outsourcing process and in-house pipeline. We’re not looking for an old stager but for Coordinator with a knack for attractive interactive work!

 

DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES IN A NUTSHELL

• Close cooperation with other cross-departmental Producers and Supervisors to coordinate projects.
• Collaborate with multiple project teams to determine outsourcing needs, timelines and budgets.
• Identifying and solving problems, mitigating risks, estimations and prioritization.
• Drive continual search for new partners for current and future projects.
• Maintain partner database, including data-entry of new vendors and ensuring that current vendor portfolios, pricing, and contact information is up to date.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

• At least 1-year of production / coordination / project management experience.
• Well-developed organization and coordination skills.
• Understands the basics of 3D asset production.
• Works well in a fast-paced and pressure packed environment.
• Proactive problem solving skills.
• Positive and constructive attitude.
• Fluent English is essential.

 
 

ADDITIONALLY SCORED

• Previous experience in a film/TV production, post production studio or game development.
• Knowledge of Shotgun.
• Keen eye for art.

 

 

IT’S WORTH TO JOIN US

• We are a large group, who are creating new standards of animation, CG and VFX. We want to be one step ahead, taking care of the highest quality of executed projects.
• We take part in various attractive projects commissioned by the biggest companies in the world (eg. Netflix, Ubisoft, SONY, CD PROJEKT RED, Burberry, HBO).
• You will have a chance to work in a booming industry with cutting-edge technologies.
• We are located in a creative circle of green surroundings in Fort Mokotów (Warsaw, Poland).
• Our health is looked after by private medical care (Enel Med) & we are improving our physical condition thanks to MultiSport card.
• For a good start of work-day we serve a breakfast for our employee
• We have 4 fully equipped kitchens, vending machines, fresh fruits twice a week, a wide choice of tea and fancy coffee machines.
• Still hungry? We have foodtrucks and a restaurant at the company’s premises. And you can eat&work in company’s garden in the summer.
• We have free parking for motorized and bicycle paths leads to our studio.
• And you can come to work with your dog-friend!

 

 

APPLY HERE!

Python/C++ Developer (VFX)

02-01-2019

Platige Image is an award winning animation studio for creative endeavors specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation, and digital special effects. At Platige, we combine film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education, and entertainment.

 

Platige Image is seeking Pipeline TDs who are experienced with programming pipeline tools in CGI environments. Candidates need varied skill and knowledge level across the areas of software development (Python/C++), and CGI compositing software (mainly Nuke)

 

Required:
– minimum 3-year experience in programming tools for animation, commercials, VFX environments.
– skilled at Python, Qt/PySide, Git,
– in-depth Nuke/Hiero technical knowledge,
– experience with Shotgun API.
– experience with render farm manager APIs.
– experience in mentoring and support of other TD’s and Graphic Artists.
– good problem-solving abilities.
– self-motivation and a great team-player.

 

Plus:
– previous working experience with game cinematics pipeline or CG feature environment
– general technical/math background including programming, scripting and software development.
– knowledge of Maya, Houdini, VEX, TCL, C++, CMake, CI/CD, Shotgun Toolkit, OpenGL, Vulkan, Yeti, Bifröst, Qube! and Deadline
– technical degree

 

Please send Your folio here: career@platige.com in a subject please write: Python/C++ Developer (VFX)
 
Please also include the following statement with your application: ”I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes being performed by Platige Image.”

Junior Layout Artist

12-12-2018

Platige Image is an award winning animation studio for creative endeavors specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation, and digital special effects. At Platige, we combine film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education, and entertainment.
 

Role:
Platige Image is seeking layout artists who are talented with camera and who are able to learn cinematic language. We are currently seeking a Junioir Artist to grow-up our layout team for upcoming projects. You are responsible for executing the staging, blocking, and camera work that makes up the foundation of a successful shot and sequence of shots throughout a film.
 

Required:
– working knowledge of Maya basics is essential
– basic knowledge of the character animation, although we will also take talented applicants who don’t match this criteria
– comfortable creating basic assets
– must be able to work iteratively in a fluid and fast-paced environment, take direction easily, and be willing to participate as a member of a highly collaborative team.
 

Plus:
– experience in a relevant field is not required, but any production experience on CG animation field is a plus.
– experience in non-commercial animation, short, indie game art.
– Film/Art School degree in a relevant field experience is desired but not a must.
 

Please send Your folio here: career@platige.com in a subject please write: Junior Layout Artist

 
Please also include the following statement with your application: „I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes being performed by Platige Image.’’

Render Wrangler

11-12-2018

Platige Image is an award winning animation studio for creative endeavors specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation, and digital special effects. At Platige, we combine film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education, and entertainment.
 

Position: Render Wrangler
Work place: Warsaw/Poland
 

Responsibilities:
• Managing and controlling render farm
• Reporting do Lead Render Wrangler
• Managing and monitoring render job priorities
• Managing software and plugins installations on render nodes
• Debugging basic render jobs errors
• Close cooperation with technical team to maintain and service software and hardware assets
• Cooperation with CG Artists, Supervisors and Production department to keep rendering priorities and schedules
 

Plus:
• You have experience working as render wrangler
• You have ICT Experience
• You have good communication skills
• You’re passionate about CGI or IT
• You’re dispositional and ready to work on weekends and night shifts
• You’re well organized
• You have experience with Linux operating systems
• You know C++ or Python programming languages
• You know one of 3D suites (Maya, 3dsmax, Houdini)
 

We offer:
• fascinating place to work (old fortress, Warsaw, Poland)
• working with team of people with passion
• friendly, committed and unique work environment
• benefits such as medical care and others
 

If you want to join us send your resume here: career@platige.com
In subject please write Render Wrangler position
 

Please also include the following statement with your application: “ I herby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes, in accordance with the Act of August 29, 1997, on the Protection of Personal Information (JoL no. 133, item 883)”.

LAYOUT ARTIST

11-12-2018

LAYOUT ARTIST

Platige Image is an award winning animation studio for creative endeavors specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation, and digital special effects. At Platige, we combine film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education, and entertainment.

Role:
Platige Image is seeking experienced layout artists who are talented with cameras and who have experience with Maya Previs work. We are currently seeking an Artist for upcoming projects. You are responsible for the staging, blocking, and camera work that makes up the foundation of a successful shot and sequence of shots throughout a film; create the previzualization sequences and shots for the movie according to the director’s guidelines, whilst reporting to the lead layout artist. Create a rough layout, including character animation blocking and camera movement, as well as creating or editing existing storyboard.
We offer:
– fascinating place to work (old fortess, Warsaw, Poland)
– working with team of 3d animation artists with passion to create
– unique, challenging projects
– to become a part of a story

Required:
– A minimum of 3 years’ experience desired in a relevant field or 3 years’ experience as in-game cinematic artist.
– Working knowledge of Maya and Motion Builder is a must. Other software knowledge is not necessary.
– A working knowledge of the principles of staging, blocking and camera work.
– Basic working knowledge of the character animation.
– Must be comfortable working under tight deadlines and having a director looking over your shoulder.

Plus:
– Mocap based character animation experience.
– Artistic skills including a strong sense of composition and perspective, the ability to create atmosphere and good understanding of editing.
– Experience in storyboarding, design, 2D animation.
– Experience in non-commercial animation, short, indie game art.
– Film/Art School degree in a relevant field experience is desired but not a must.

Please send Your folio here: career@platige.com in a subject please write: Layout Artist.

Please also include the following statement with your application: „I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes being performed by Platige Image.’’

COMPOSITING ARTIST

22-11-2018

Compositing Artist

Platige Image is an award winning animation studio for creative endeavors specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation, and digital special effects. At Platige, we combine film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education, and entertainment.
 

We offer:

  • Fascinating place to work (old fortess, Warsaw, Poland).
  • Working with team of 3d animation artists with passion to create.
  • Unique, challenging projects.
  • To become a part of a story.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Performing all the tasks associated with the compositing process, including 2D and 3D tracking, rotoscoping, painting, matte extraction, layering of elements, CG integration and color grading.
  • Providing artistic and technical feedback to Lighting, Mattepainting and FX team.
  • Together with Lead Compositor evaluate the creative and technical approach for assigned shots.
  • Flexibility in work approach to realize the creative and artistic vision of client, director, art director and visual effects supervisor.
  • Ability to work closely in a small team with tight schedules and demonstrate the team-player attitude.

 

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years of digital compositing experience in feature film, animation or commercial production environment.
  • Working knowledge of nuke or other node-based compositing software.

 

Plus:

  • Experience with Maya or other 3D package.
  • Portfolio of traditional arts (painting, drawing, photography, filmmaking).
  • Understanding of all aspects of 3D and VFX pipeline including editorial, grading, prep, assets creation, shading, lighting and rendering.

 

Please send Your folio here: career@platige.com in a subject please write: Compositing Artist.

 

Please also include the following statement with your application: „I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes being performed by Platige Image.’’

Python Developer (Maya)

12-11-2018

Platige Image is a creative animation studio specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation, and VFX. Platige, combines film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education, and entertainment. The company attracts and creates revolutionary ideas and innovations.

 

At present we’re looking for Python Developers (Maya) who are experienced with programming pipeline tools in CGI environments. Candidates need varied skill and knowledge level across the areas of software development (Python/C++), and 3D software (mainly Maya)
 

Requirements:
– a minimum of 3 years experience in programming tools for animation, commercials, VFX environments.
– good knowledge of Python, Qt/PySide and Git and in-depth Maya technical knowledge,
– experience with render farm manager APIs.
– experience in mentoring and support of other TD’s and Graphic Artists.
– good problem-solving abilities
– self-motivation and a great team-player
 

Plus:
– previous experience in working with game cinematics pipeline or CG feature environment
– a general technical/math background including programming, scripting and software development
– it would be great if you know any of: Houdini, VEX, Nuke, TCL, C++, CMake, CI/CD, Shotgun, Shotgun Toolkit, OpenGL, Vulkan, Yeti, Bifröst, Qube!, Deadline.
– technical Degree

 

We offer:
– taking part in interesting and challenging projects
– inspiring and professional work environment
– friendly atmosphere in creative team and in green surroundings of Fort Mokotów
– fixed renumeration plus project bonuses

 

Are you interested? Please send Your folio here: career@platige.com in a subject please write: Python Developer
 

Please also include the following statement with your application: „I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes being performed by Platige Image.’’

SENIOR CHARACTER ANIMATOR

12-11-2018

SENIOR CHARACTER ANIMATOR

Platige Image is an award winning animation studio for creative endeavors specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation, and digital special effects. At Platige, we combine film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education, and entertainment.
Role:

Responsible for the character animation in cinematics team, both keyframed and motion capture. When needed, provide feedback to the junior animation team members to ensure their work is in line with the director’s vision.

We offer:
– fascinating place to work (old fortess, Warsaw, Poland)
– working with team of 3d animation artists with passion to create
– unique, challenging projects
– to become a part of a story

Required:

– A minimum of 5 years’ experience in character animation using Maya or equivalent software.
– Solid knowledge of all animation techniques.
– Ability to take direction from multiple sources.
– Motion capture based animation experience proved in demoreel.
– Keyframed animation experience.
– Working knowledge of Maya is a must. Other software knowledge is not nessesery.
– A thorough understanding of all aspects of 3D animation pipeline including rigging, motion capture and previs work.

Plus:

– Strong fine arts foundation skills, such as storyboarding, figure drawing or 2D animation.
– Ideal candidate has experience in a feature film or game cinematics production environment.
– Experience with face animation using Faceware or smilar software is welcome.
– Extensive knowledge of Motion Builder is a plus.

Please send Your folio here: career@platige.com in a subject please write: Senior Character Animator.

Please also include the following statement with your application: „I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes being performed by Platige Image.’’

SENIOR RENDERING ARTIST

12-11-2018

SENIOR RENDERING ARTIST

We are the award winning production and post-production studio for creative endeavors specializing in designing CG imagery, 3D animation and digital special effects. At Platige Image, we combine film and advertising work with a strong passion for art, education and entertainment.
Position: Senior Rendering Artist (Commercial Team)
Work place: Warsaw/Poland

 

Responsibilities:
– working on color script, lighting, shadowing and rendering shots
– executing the corrections under the supervision of Art Director or the Supervisor
– optimizing scenes for rendering

 

We are looking for people with:
– working knowledge of Maya or Cinema4D software and Arnold, Vray, Octane or RedShift rendering engines
– ability to light up the scenes in photorealistic style
– the basic knowledge about one of the compositing tools
– creative and open minds and unlimited imagination

 

We will be happy if you have one of those additional atuts:
– possibility to join us as soon as possible, but we can take some time to find unique people
– your way of thinking is positive and you’re not afraid of taking up new challenge
– you’ve got sense of humor
– you are able to work under the time pressure

 

We offer you:
– flexible form of employment and comfortable working conditions
– friendly atmosphere in a creative circle and green surroundings of Fort Mokotów
– salary adequate to skills
– taking part in various attractive projects and support of experienced team if necessary

 

If you want to join us, please send your resume here: career@platige.com
In the subject please write Senior Rendering Artist position
Please also include the following statement with your application: „I hereby consent to the processing of my vital and personal data in so far as this is required under the ongoing and future recruiting processes being performed by Platige Image.’’