We are looking for a detail-oriented, highly motivated and adaptable individual who possess the ability to self manage multiple projects simultaneously.
You will work closely with our creation and production teams and are the central figure in our motion graphics department. Additionally you will support our team in the day to day and your proven motion graphic skills and understanding of the latest design trends will be crucial in the development of styleframes, storyboarding and matte paintings and you are able to visualize the final product in the inception phase.
Constructive feedback is welcomed as part of the creative process and you consider yourself to be a great collaborator. You are comfortable in showcasing your expertise by being able to completely develop projects on your own as well as being able to take direction and ask for direction when needed, often in a fast paced environment.
Our preferred candidate will have completed several successful and verifiable years of work as an established motion designer. You possess a pronounced understanding of motion graphics including 2D character animation. The use of After Effects come second nature to you and your basic knowledge of Nuke and 3D-Software are to your advantage.
You will work within our 3D department, contribute to our current productions and handle given tasks reliably and on your own responsibility. Dependent on your interests and your talent you will be in charge of at least one subtask of a 3D production such as modelling, texturing, rigging, animation, simulation or lighting & rendering.
You have at least one year of professional experience and are highly motivated to quickly become acquainted with different tasks. You are proficient in at least one of the well-established 3D software, ideally Softimage XSI, and are well grounded in using this software in all different stages of a 3D production. We would prefer if you also were well experienced in current compositing software as well as in mental ray.
As Technical Director for Rendering & Lighting we expect you to have an especially good sense for color, shapes, lighting and camera. You should have creative potential to bring out the best in 3D scenes and 3D models. At the same time your technical knowledge enables you to achieve the desired results with Arnold. Your main tasks within our team include texturing, shading, lighting, rendering and pre-compositing – everything in close collaboration with clients and producers.
Ideally, you have a training/degree in fine arts, art design or painting and at the same time know one or several 3D software packages, preferably Maya. You are well grounded in the field of production experience with Arnold. Moreover, you have high expectations in your own work and like to work on international high-end productions.
The talented and accomplished team behind our growth driven company is searching for a skilled media production executive to serve as Head of Production for our Munich location.
This leadership position entails first and foremost the planning, coordination and over-all monitoring of the complete production process from start to finish.
As an excellent multi-tasker and active communicator, you run a tight and efficient operation including the initial training of new employees and the seamless integration of freelance operators on projects.
Your time management skills are above and beyond and you consider yourself exceptionally adept at project execution and planning. Together with our producing team you establish realistic timelines, schedule and manage the team effortlessly for multiple, simultaneous projects and are able to foresee the possibility of hurdles, calculating these in to expected deadlines while also remaining within required budgets.
You understand all phases of post production including but not limited to work on commercial campaigns, promos, re-brands, main titles and packages for our network clients.
In collaboration with our executive team you manage all production personnel and resources such as our unique and advanced Pipeline. Are capable of professional communication with our clients in order to meet the execution needs of all given projects and you have the skills for hands on producing.
We are looking for someone who wants to stay with us for the long haul and therefore the position comes with a very attractive salary package and the chance for advancement within the company.
Wow us with your portfolio showcasing your years of working experience as a 2D and/or 3D artist. Your CV should definitely back up your artistic expertise and includes your proven and solid background of project leadership skills.
Besides a clear understanding of operative functions of the production process, you are personable and outgoing.
You have an involved background working directly with clients of all executive levels and you know your way around the Advertising and Film world, preferably with International exposure.
Being a communicative team player is absolutely key however within the realms of your qualified experience; you also know when hard decisions need to fall even if these don´t necessarily fit into everyone’s ideas of what should be. The creative process and all its, shall we say … fine touches don´t scare you and not only are you well versed in these scenarios, you are well able to take the bull by the horns when things get heated.
As a working artist you are of course up to date with current Software packages including but not limited to: Maya, Nuke, XSI etc.
Last but not least, you can communicate in well in English, understand that this job requires variable hours of service and may occasionally require some domestic and international travel.
Our cross-disciplinary and awardwinning team of creatives and engineers is always looking for new talented team members. Join us either in the centre of Hamburg close to the Binnenalster or in the heart of Munich between the city centre and the famous Theresienwiese (where the Oktoberfest takes place) and work on challenging and exciting projects for renowned movie productions, advertising agencies and tv stations.
Moreover, LIGA 01 also takes on trainees. We support new talent by providing internships or traineeships for professions such as digital media designer (specializing in design and technology) or computer engineer (specializing in system integration). An internship at our company takes one year. The duration of a traineeship takes two and a half to three years, depending on your qualification and school education.
WHAT WE EXPECT
We expect a cooperative, team-oriented and independent way of working from our employees, as well as flexibility and the ability to deal with stressful situations. You are the perfect addition to our team if you make customer-oriented decisions, have good English skills (if you speak German it is definitely an advantage) and are a highly motivated and extraordinarily talented in your field of expertise.
HOW TO APPLY?
Please include the following information and documents with your application:
- Position and location
- CV (PDF)
- Current samples of your work (Quicktime H.264 or online-portfolio
Please send your application via Email