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Lead Compositor

On a Need to Node Basis

As the newest addition to the Firstborn Studio team, you’ll put your compositing skills to the test on projects that push the boundaries of the digital space.
We’re looking for a rock-star NUKE Compositor to join our expanding Studio department. You’ll work on exciting creative projects from some of the world’s most recognizable brands and work hand-in-hand with the entire Firstborn Creative team. As part of Firstborn’s Studio, you’ll have a chance to work on projects that run the gamut from live action and 3D to motion graphics. VFX and VR.

Key Duties

  • Work with the Creative team to enhance all content for use in digital, broadcast and VR
  • Work independently on projects from concept to completion or lead a team of compositors on larger projects
  • VFX supervision
  • Rotoscoping
  • Match moving
  • Plate retouching
  • Compositing
  • Color correction and grading
  • Must Have

  • 5-7 years experience working in high end vfx-driven content
  • In-depth knowledge of node-based compositing
  • High-level knowledge of NUKE as well as plugins such as Bokeh and RSMB
  • Familiarity with Deadline and After Effects
  • Knowledge of Maya and experience coding in C++ is a plus
  • Experience with VR and CaraVR is a plus
  • Firstborn offers an excellent compensation package that includes:

  • Competitive salary (compensation will be based on experience)
  • 100% covered Medical, Dental, and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • We also offer Vision, Short-term disability, and life insurance at no cost
  • 401K
  • Pleasant, enthusiastic, fast paced work environment with great people who love what they do
  • – All fields required