Digital Matte Painters (DMPs) or Environment TDs

  • Vancouver, Canada
  • Contract

Company Description

With offices all over the globe, MPC is one of the world's leading visual effects studios, creating high-end VFX for the advertising and feature film industries. We are constantly looking for the best talent in the world, enthusiastic people that come to work every day with the desire to be a part of some of the best work in the industry.

Our teams in Vancouver, and throughout our global network of studios, produce creative, visually stunning and technically challenging VFX and digital projects of the highest quality, and we are looking for candidates with a desire to be involved in the success of these projects.

Job Description

Digital Matte Painters (DMPs) or Environment TDs are responsible for painting photo-real environments, elements and textures for matching into live action plates or to stand on their own as DMP plates.

If you have a passion for matte painting and can use Photoshop and Nuke then we want to hear from you, whether you've just graduated, are looking for new challenges or are used to leading teams of Matte Painters - all levels are welcome!


You would be an absolute superstar if you possessed the following skills:

  • Previous experience in a VFX environment
  • Previous experience working with Linux
  • Familiarity with Renderman
  • A basic knowledge of modelling in Maya
  • Knowledge of Mel and/or Python
  • Knowledge of Vue, Terragen, Mudbox or ZBrush

Whilst we may not have a suitable vacancy within our DMP team at the time you apply we will ensure that we keep in touch for future opportunities.

If we do have a position we think would interest you then we will be in touch really soon! If you would like to keep up to date with recruitment activities at MPC then please join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

We look forward to working with you in the future!

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.