/VFX Compositor

Who We are

As Australia’s full-service post-production provider, Cutting Edge provides a complete post-experience under one roof. Cutting Edge has worked on some of the most iconic Australian and International feature films and television series between their studios in Sydney, Brisbane, and the Gold Coast.

When thinking of Cutting Edge, think; of Ticket to Paradise, Thirteen Lives, The Invisible Man, Halloween, Fantasy Island, Upgrade, I Am Woman, + many many more!

Ambitious: Cutting Edge is experiencing tremendous growth; we are looking for someone
who wants to grow with us.

Creative: Be bold. Be Creative.

Considerate: Creating a positive team environment is the backbone of our business; we are
looking for a team player.

Dynamic: Be driven, dynamic and able to communicate with multiple levels of stakeholders.

Passionate: We are looking for someone who is passionate about film and television post-
production and our wider industry.

About the Role

The VFX Compositor integrates all the elements of a visual effects plan and works closely
with the VFX Supervisor and the Compositing Supervisor

Your key duties and responsibilities will be, but are not limited to:

  • Perform high-complexity digital image composition tasks;
  • Determine the best possible techniques and creative approaches in collaboration
    with the VFX Supervisor and the Compositing Supervisor;
  • Solve visual, artistic and technical problems when possible or transmit the
    information to the department concerned (modelling, texture, 3D lighting, etc.);
  • Ensure the consistency of the final composition of the elements of a visual effects
  • Harmonise the creative and technical aspects of each of the shots;
  • Presents 2D, 3D elements by fine-tuning the finish to produce photo-realistic images
    that meet the high quality standards of the industry;
  • Supervise and advise less experienced digital composition artists, share knowledge
    and techniques;
  • Respect deadlines by managing your time efficiently.

Skills and Experience 

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in a VFX Studio
  • Excellent knowledge of Nuke
  • Mastery of photographic shooting including knowledge of color, light (reflection,
    refraction, shadows), perspective and composition.
  • Enthusiastic with a creative mind● Autonomous with a good sense of initiative
  • Diligent and rigorous with strong attention to details
  • Comfortable in a changing environment and under pressure
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Dynamic work ethic focused on dynamism and collaboration
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Excellent management of priorities and deadlines.

Next Steps

We can’t wait to meet you!

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of a fun and energetic team. To express your
interest in these positions please forward your resume to:

[email protected]
Cutting Edge is an equal opportunity employer.