CAREERS

We are currently looking for expressions of interest and applications for opportunities in 2021 and 2022, both Freelance and Full Time. The studio is based in Auray, France. WFH is a possibility, depending on the profile.  

If you are looking to join a team of passionate artists working with the latest technology in a unique setting, we’d love to hear from you. 

Please send your Curriculum Vitae and Showreel to jointheride@ride-fx.com

We are looking for modellers who can adapt to different styles and genres, depending on the project. Working very closely and in constant dialogue with the Creative Director, the artist will be responsible for creating assets based on different levels of requirements in detail and texturing.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Modelling and texturing prototypes for use in concept art
  • Creation of 3D assets based on project needs
  • Participation in meetings with the Creative Director and VFX Supervisor
  • Collaboration with other CG artists
  • Awareness and respect for project deadlines
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Efficiency, Speed and the ability to organise one’s time
  • Knowledge of at least one of the following softwares: ZBrush, Maya, Modo, Blender, Houdini
  • Good understanding of VFX pipeline and focus on end result
  • Great communication skills and a team player
  • Proven professional experience on at least one team project; or the motivation and portfolio to compensate
  • Eligible to work in European Union

BONUS:

  • Knowledge of any other software (eg: Substance,Speedtree) or proven technical abilities useful to CG asset building 

We are looking for an experienced FX Artist able to handle all types of simulations in a variety of different projects. Highly motivated with a keen eye for detail, your ability to deliver quality results within deadline is crucial to every project.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and create scenic elements and FX, such as fire, smoke, fluids, dust. 
  • (Co-)Develop tools specific to FX to enhance pipeline
  • Participation in meetings with the Creative Director and VFX Supervisor
  • Collaboration with Animation, Lighting and Render to meet FX Animation objectives
  • Awareness and respect for project deadlines
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Efficiency, Speed and the ability to organise one’s time
  • Minimum one year production experience in using HOUDINI in Film, TV or Advertising
  • Good understanding of VFX pipeline and focus on end result
  • Great communication skills and a team player
  • Ability to expand on Art Direction given
  • Proven professional experience on at least one team project;
  • Eligible to work in European Union

BONUS:

  • Knowledge of any other FX related software or proven technical abilities useful to FX pipeline integration

With your ability to execute the whole array of VFX tasks, from modelling to lighting, you will be a corner stone of our VFX production. Ready to take on the work that the project at hand requires, on top of that you have a strong artistic vision and can ensure both a high quality standard and a timely delivery.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create stunning VFX for high-end Ride, Film, TV and Ad productions
  • (Co-)Develop the look of a sequence in close collaboration with the VFX supervisor
  • Contribute to creative 3D concepts with good (visual) communication and planning 
  • Collaboration with Animation, Lighting and Render to meet FX Animation objectives
  • Awareness and respect for project deadlines
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Efficiency, Speed and the ability to organise one’s time
  • Demonstrable experience in all aspects of high-end VFX, photoreal and stylized.
  • Basic to Expert knowledge of a wide array of 3D tools
  • Good understanding of VFX pipeline and laser focus on end result
  • Great communication skills and a team player
  • Ability to expand on Art Direction given
  • Proven professional experience on at least one team project;
  • Eligible to work in European Union

BONUS:

  • Knowledge of Clarisse iFX, technical abilities regarding pipeline development

We are looking for an experienced, mid to senior level Character Artist, able to work in different styles, who is pro-active, creative and has  a clear focus on delivering quality work on time.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Producing high quality assets fit for production both technically and artistically.
  • Ensuring assets meet specifications provided by the VFX Supervisor
  • Managing feedback and technical challenges, from concept creation to final asset delivery
  • Contribute to creative 3D concepts with good (visual) communication and planning 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Efficiency, Speed and the ability to organise one’s time
  • Demonstrable experience and extensive portfolio of professional character work
  • Expert knowledge of the 3D tool of your choice, basic knowledge in at least 2 or 3 others
  • Good understanding of VFX pipeline and laser focus on end result
  • Great communication skills and a team player
  • Ability to expand on Art Direction given
  • Proven professional experience on at least one team project;
  • Eligible to work in European Union

We are looking for a versatile rigger & animator who can and likes to bring to life different types of assets, whether they are part of the environment, or the main hero-asset; character or rigid body, mechanical etc.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • We are looking for somebody who can match realistic movements of both human/animal and mechanical assets
  • Ensuring all animation meet specs of the creative director and VFX supervisor
  • Managing feedback and technical challenges
  • Contribute to creative scene discussions and production meetings

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Efficiency, Speed and the ability to organise one’s time
  • Demonstrable experience and portfolio as an animator
  • Expert knowledge of the 3D tool of your choice, good knowledge of rigging and animation tools in Blender or readiness to learn, as this will be the animation pipeline tool of choice.
  • Good understanding of VFX pipeline and laser focus on end result
  • Great communication skills and a team player
  • Ability to expand on Art Direction given
  • Proven professional experience on at least one team project;
  • Eligible to work in European Union

For shorter missions, we are looking for a freelancer or artist available for short contracts for 3D tracking work using remote access. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 3D tracking plates
  • Estimating technical difficulties and discussing these with the VFX supervisor
  • Set up of different tools per project requirement

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Efficiency, Speed and the ability to organise one’s time
  • Demonstrable experience with high level 3D tracking work
  • Expert knowledge of the tracking tool of your choice, good knowledge of other 3D tools is a plus
  • Good understanding of VFX pipeline and laser focus on end result
  • Great communication skills 

STUDIO

Ride FX SAS
Porte Océane
56400 Auray
France
VAT FR-63883164550
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CONTACT

You can reach us by email, phone or any social media platform where you can find us. 

contact@ride-fx.com
+33601440142

CAREER

We are constantly on the look-out for passionate VFX artisans like ourselves. Send us your portfolio or showreel and we will get in touch.

jointheride@ride-fx.com

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