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AUTOMATIK is constantly looking for outstanding artists and qualified engineers in the field of the vfx industry. If you are dedicated and passionate about creating outstanding imagery apply here to join our team of exceptional professionals. We offer a unique creative environment, a strong team spirit and a good balance of innovation and professionalism.

...we’ll get in touch when a relevant position opens up


Digital Matte Painter (DMP) - London Posted 18/6/2017

We are looking for an experienced Digital Matter Painter (DMP) to join our London team for an exciting feature film opportunity. A strong understanding of real-world materials, lighting and composition is essential, as is a basic understanding of CG and compositing workflows.



  • Able to create photo-realistic digital matte paintings in Photoshop
  • Assist with and develop the look of a shot/sequence in liaison with the VFX Supervisor and ensure that DMP meets client requirements
  • Communicate regularly with Production regarding schedules and deadlines, while maintaining the highest standards
  • Work with CG and Compositing teams to ensure shots are delivered to the very highest standard
  • Seek out photographic reference material, where needed


Essential Skills:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • A thorough working knowledge of Photoshop
  • Previous experience working in a Linux environment
  • A good working experience of Nuke Camera Projection techniques
  • An ability to create concept artwork
  • Strong knowledge of photography, with a good sense of artistic composition
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Works well in a team


Desirable Skills:

  • A traditional arts background with an emphasis on photo-realistic work and environments
  • Knowledge and experience of Nuke compositing software and 2D projection methods
  • Knowledge and experience of Maya 3D modelling and rendering programmes

Apply for position
Compositors (All Levels) - London Posted 18/6/2017

We are looking for Compositing Artists of all levels for short-term contracts in our London studio, based in Shoreditch. Immediate start date.

Primary responsibilities as a comp artist:
    •    Compositing of live-action shots with CG Elements
    •    Consistently delivering shots that are creatively and technically excellent
    •    Develop visual solutions for specific effects

    •    Experience in VFX
    •    Linux Environment - good to have
    •    F-track knowledge - good to have
    •    Strong artistic background
    •    Professional Nuke user
    •    Good communication skills, as well as the ability to structure workflow so that conceptual changes can be made efficiently
    •    Good English language skills
    •    EU citizenship or an existing UK work permit

Apply for position


- Please include a breakdown of your reel explaining what you did and what software was used.
- The length of your reel should be limited to 4 minutes and consist of the work you are most proud of.
- We prefer artists to limit their portfolios to 20 pieces representing their strongest current work.
- Be sure NOT to send original materials by mail as submissions will not be returned.
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