SOLA DIGITAL ARTS

RECRUITMENT

Urgently Required!!

The following positions are urgently required for the "The Monkey Prince (tentative)" project, a big-budget theatrical animated feature film produced by our affiliate TENH ANIMATION MAGIC. (Updated August 13, 2021)

BG Modeler

Work details
You should be able to organize yourself and deliver hard surface models, large scale environments, vehicles and props
Work from concept artwork or photographic images
Create and deliver models that meet each creative and technical brief
Create UV's for all your assets that meet the standard of the Look Development and Texture department
Welcomed Talents
  • 3-5 years professional experience in the areas of model asset creation. Will consider outstanding talent and up and comers
  • Expert knowledge of hard surface and organic modelling techniques and topology, proper edge flow and polygon density, topological requirements of subdivision surface for both static and deforming models
  • An artistic background in drawing, painting, etc., is a plus.
The kind we want !
  • Self-motivated, strong communication skills and a team-player
  • Maintain a calm and professional demeanour in a deadline focused work environment
  • Promote a collaborative and enjoyable workplace influencing morale, fostering purposeful discussion and positive work ethic
  • Real world understanding of proportion, depth, scale, and physical space
Software & Skills
  • Maya,Substance Painter,Z-Brush,Mudbox,Mari
  • Perferreable Skills:Maya MASH,SpeedTree,Houdini procedural modelling knowledge is a plus.
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) or Ichigaya studio, Tokyo (5min walk from Ichigaya station)
Monthly salary
  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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Rigger

Work details
Character TD team is looking for talented Riggers to join our growing team for animated feature film work.
Character TD riggers are responsible for rigging and skinning hero to background characters, vehicles and props in Maya.
They are also able to handle rigging and character TD pipeline and technical issues under the direction and guidance of their supervisors/leads.
Script utilities/tools in Maya
Use your knowledge of rigging in Maya to optimize rigs performance.
Welcomed Talents
  • For the current production, it would be preferable to have an experience working with toon style animation.
  • 3~5 years work experience as a Maya rigger in digital animation, VFX, games or commercials. Will consider outstanding talent and up and comers.
  • Experience in corrective sculpting
  • Experience setting up and running simulation shot work.
  • Experience with Houdini
  • Proficiency with Linux
The kind we want !
  • Experience with hero assets rigging and enveloping in Maya, in feature film quality productions.
  • Experience with python scripting.
  • Working with the modelling department to ensure that models are suitable for rigging and performance requirements.
  • Knowledge of anatomy and enveloping.
  • Ability to work solo as well as collaboratively within a team environment and when necessary to pass knowledge to other team members.
  • Passion for the work.
Software & Skills
  • Maya, Mel
  • Perferreable Skills:Python,Houdini,Linux
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) or Ichigaya studio, Tokyo (5min walk from Ichigaya station)
Monthly salary
  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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Animator

Work details
General 3DCG animation work
Welcomed Talents !
  • Minimum 2-3 years of relevant experience in the animation industry
  • Background or experience in fine art which shows a thorough understanding of physical motion, weight, balance and form
  • Knowledge in 3D animation software and drawing skills are desirable
The kind we want !
  • Work closely with the directors, supervisors and leads in a team environment
  • Be open and professional about the feedback process and possible changes of direction during the animation process
  • Keep the characters in model and respect the design of the production
  • Create believable animations at the artistic and technical level, proposing genuine and unique acting and physics for each assignment aligned with the story, style, and context of the project
Software & Skills
  • Maya
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) or Ichigaya studio, Tokyo (5min walk from Ichigaya station)
Monthly salary
  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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Effect Artist

Work details
The FX team is responsible for creating all sorts of natural phenomena ranging from fire, dust, explosion, water, rain, and various other effects
Create FX elements / run shots with tools or setups made by your peers
Create tools/HDAs to speed up the workflow
Welcomed Talents
  • Proficiency in Houdini
  • Good understanding of lighting and basic knowledge of compositing in Nuke
  • General knowledge of Vex and knowledge of PYTHON is a PLUS
The kind we want !
  • Good Eye for details,scale and timing of FX
  • Excellent problem solving/troubleshooting skills
  • Communicate with the team members and solve issues or share your knowledge irrespective of your level
Software & Skills
  • Maya,Houdini
  • Perferreable Skills : Nuke,Vex,Python
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) or Ichigaya studio, Tokyo (5min walk from Ichigaya station)
Monthly salary
  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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