SOLA DIGITAL ARTS

RECRUITMENT

Work with us and appear on the credits of international movies

Following the international release of "ULTRAMAN" in April 2019, which boasts a record rating, we are now producing internationally renowned works, such as the Japanese series "Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045" which gathers fans from around the world, and a monumental work of SF "Blade Runner: Black Lotus", for the first time in full CG.

At SOLA DIGITAL ARTS, we put high expectations on motivated people and allow them to reach a supervisor position regardless of their age.

Working with us at SOLA DIGITAL ARTS means working with acclaimed directors on internationally renowned productions.

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Staff we are looking for

Ideal candidate

Open communication between the various sections at SOLA DIGITAL ARTS is one of our priorities.

Therefore, we are looking for someone ready to think, not only about his/her own work, but about all the steps of the anime production.

We believe that if you are able to understand and get a broad perspective on the process of work creation, your own work will be more interesting and you will become the person you aspire to be.

Support provided

SOLA DIGITAL ARTS aims at creating a work environment where everyone can fully demonstrate their abilities and can have fun in their work. We provide various support to achieve this:

  • Free drinks and snacks
    Free drinks and snacks
  • Interpreting service
    Interpreting service
  • Support for any business trip in another country
    Support for any business trip to another country
  • English lessons
    English lessons

*The above are only examples

Employment Flow

The hiring process is identical for new graduates and mid-career applicants: offer will be decided according to the documents you have provided us with, and to the results of the job interview.
If you have any question regarding the recruitment process, feel free to contact us on the address dedicated to recruitment.
recruit@sola-digital.com

  • STEP1
    Application
  • STEP2
    Screening of documents
  • STEP3
    Interview
  • STEP4
    Job offer

Staff wanted

As SOLA DIGITAL ARTS is currently working on a new and full CG animated series of "Ghost in the Shell", we are seeking new talented artists.

Project
Full 3DCG new "Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045"
Hiring job categories
  1. ① Director / CG Director
    Large spectrum of competencies ranging from the support and management of one episode to the entire work, or CG Director for the entire project.
  2. ② 3DCG Modeler
    Mecha / Background / Photoreal / V-ray / Arnold
  3. ③ 3DCG Animator
    Maya / Capture base / Real Motion
  4. ④ Layout Artist
    Maya / Real camera
  5. ⑤ Rigging
    General rigging work with Maya (no experience OK), Character (body, facial) / Props / Background asset / Weight adjustment / Creation of controllers. Optional: Workflow management under Mel, Python
  6. ⑥ Effects
    Maya / 3dsmax / Houdini
  7. ⑦ Simulation
    Maya / Hair, Clothes
  8. ⑧ Compositing
    After Effects, Real full 3DCG
  9. ⑨ CG Production Manager
    Management of each section's schedule. Excel, Word
  10. ⑩ Technical Artist
    Pipeline, workflow suggestion, structure, internal tools creation
  11. ⑪ CG Line Producer
    Budget of the entire project, work schedule, management of external demands (national and international). Excel, Word
  12. ⑫ System Engineer
    Management of the internal server, network, PC, software, etc
  13. ⑬ Capture Staff
    MOCAP recording, post-management, character animation work (no experience OK)
Qualifications
Experienced / Inexperienced (Excluding Director / CG Director which requires experience)
Working conditions
Freelance contract (Gyomuitaku keiyaku) for each position.
NB: Negociation possible for a regular employee contract (Seishain)
Place
Mitaka studio, Tokyo (3min walk from Mitaka station)
Working conditions:
  1. 1.Experienced people
    Between 200 000 and 600 000 JPY a month (more than 2 years' experience)
    NB: The amount will be fixed according to experience and skills
  2. 2.Inexperienced
    People graduated from a 3DCG school or having knowledge in 3DCG.
    To be discussed
Days off / Holidays
Week-ends, National holidays, Summer vacation and New Year vacation
Working hours
10:00 – 19:00 (one-hour break)
NB: These working hours can be modified according to the production schedule
How to apply
Please provide the following documents and contact us through this Google form
  • CV
  • A record of your previous experience (if it applies)
  • A portfolio/Demo Reel with work (videos or images) you have been involved in.
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