Senior Nuke Artist

Role Summary:

Coffee & TV are looking for a Senior Nuke Artist to join our thriving compositing team. You will have a minimum of 5 years’ high-level experience in commercials-based compositing systems. You will be a Nuke specialist; a good understanding of Flame workflows will be an advantage.

Our studio is where creativity is practiced. You will be a ‘thinker’ and not just a ‘doer’, creative as well as technical, keen to further hone your skills and develop the collective capabilities of the company.

Working primarily in Nuke you will be responsible for:

  • Further developing the strategy to build and integrate a solid Nuke Department within Coffee & TV
  • Engaging with Clients from initial meetings through to final delivery
  • Working closely with Coffee & TV VFX Supervisors and Creative Directors to lead projects, ensuring exceptional delivery from both permanent team members and freelancers
  • Helping to determine best approach to solve compositing challenges and develop final overall look which exceeds client expectations
  • Assisting / mentoring team members with any technical / artistic challenges they may have
  • Maintaining Coffee & TV’s best working practices

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring that C&TV is always at the forefront of technological developments
  • Supporting the next generation of talent through inspiring training and 121 mentoring.
  • Supporting the Production department to lead creative development of projects from pitch to delivery.

General Attributes

  • Exceptionally creative. A genuine love for the craft. Calm in the face of contention.
  • Thorough understanding of Nuke Studio and the techniques and technologies related to CG rendering and compositing.
  • Understanding of clients’ pressures and commercial awareness.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • A thirst to continue to learn and grow. A willingness to teach and support others.
  • Energy and confidence to pitch to clients and lead projects with clear creative vision.
  • Alignment with the company values of LOVE, TRUST, COLLABORATION, BELIEF AND EXCEPTIONAL
  • Effective home-working set up.

Please send your CV, reel and cover letter to jobs@coffeeand.tv