18 December, 2023 ,

Alt.vfx is currently looking for a passionate Houdini Generalist to join our world leading VFX team!

Want to join us?

Are you known for your positive attitude, problem solving skills and great work ethic?

We’re looking for a talented Houdini Generalist as we launch into an exciting growth journey!

This is a fulltime role located in our cool and vibey Brisbane studio close to the James Street Precinct in Fortitude Valley.

About the Alt.vfx Team

Alt.vfx is an Australian visual effects company with a global focus across film, television and commercials with studios in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Los Angeles and Tokyo. We partner with a variety of clients across a diverse slate including Netflix, Hulu, Paramount, NBCUniversal, Sony, Amazon and many more!

About the Role

This is a uniquely blended role. As an Alt Houdini Generalist you will be combining your more traditional Houdini skills with lighting, rendering and emerging technology!

The ideal candidate will have experience across TVC as well as film, and understand the busy workflow of a world-leading VFX and post production studio.

What makes you standout!

  • You’re a people person and a valued team player!
  • 2+ years’ experience would be great but it’s more about your potential
  • Experience in CG graphics
  • Bachelor’s degree in Arts, Computer animation or another relevant area of study
  • You’re excited to continue your learning journey and open to feedback
  • Bonus points…..Redshift, V-Ray, RenderMan, Arnold renderer experience!
  • Real-Time rendering a plus!
  • Know your way around Nuke – you’ve got our attention!

Working at Alt.vfx

It’s an exciting time to join us! Here’s a peak at just some of the perks:

  • We embrace flexible working, with a “can do” approach to supporting your individual lifestyle needs.
  • Great remuneration and rewards – leading our industry and setting lofty benchmarks with awesome salary, rewards, and recognition packages.
  • Want to take some “me time” and recharge or give back to your community – we’ve got you covered with our generous leave options such as – Recharge Days, Professional Development Days and Paid Volunteering Leave!
  • You’re a good human – that’s one of the things we love about you! And because we care about our people, our community, our environment, and our future – we offer donation matching (not for profit), payroll giving and an opportunity to be involved in sustainable and ethical initiatives.
  • As artists working with emerging technologies, we’re a creative bunch and like to do things differently! We offer learning and growth opportunities that encourage collaboration, innovation, leadership, and the latest technology upskilling – but we also want to have FUN!
  • We’re committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace that celebrates and values our differences. We are setting big goals for the future and taking action.
  • We value your “whole self” – that’s why we support wellness benefits such as an annual Wellness Allowance for Fitness, Yoga & Meditation Classes. You’re welcome!

If you’re ready to do the best work of your career and join us, then get in touch!

Please put “Houdini Artist” in the subject of your email and send your availability, cover letter, resume with links to your showreel (including shot breakdown) to recruitment@altvfx.com

Please apply if you are eligible to work in Australia permanently.