MPC - 3D Digital Matte Painter (3D DMP)

  • Montreal, QC, 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 Montreal, 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

  • Create photorealistic backgrounds and environments to match the overall look and feel of the film;
  • Combine skills in painting and 3D with knowledge of composition, design, photography, and digital modeling to create two-dimensional and three-dimensional images for film with or without the use of conceptual mock-ups;
  • Provides foreground, mid-ground, and background paintings for use in 3D environments;
  • Assists with troubleshooting the background components created;
  • Contribute to the visual and technical attributes of the production;
  • Produce or assist in developing and producing design concepts, including characters and environments.
  • Create elements in a variety of styles such as drawings, illustrations, graphics, colour harmonization / colour scripts, etc. using a computer
  • Performing tasks such as layout, matte extraction, colour correction, paint fixes, roto and assembly of live action and 3D elements,
  • Contribute to the visual and technical attributes of the production.
  • Specific duties to be determined on a project by project basis


  • Bachelor's degree in illustration, industrial design, or fine art preferred;
  • 2.5D / 3D projecting experience (3D generalist or Nuke compositing experience) is a plus;
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written;
  • Demonstrable skills in Concept design desirable but not essential;
  • Mari, Vue and/or Modo experience would be an asset.

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