FX Artist – water/ocean Simulation (EN)

Lieu : Bruxelles
Département : VFX
Contrat : Freelance

21 avril 2022

Umedia is a Belgian studio specialized in the production of international film projects Its activities include production, co production, financing and visual effects ( The studio is ideally located in the popular Louise Châtelain district of Brussels)

Umedia is looking for a FX Artist- water/ocean Simulation to join our team between May and August 2022 for a project about the Tsunami in Thailand in 2012.

By joining us, you will become part of a young and dynamic team, driven by the search for excellence and passion and attached to a strong corporate culture.

Your missions & responsibilities

  • You are responsible for creating highly realistic water simulation, waves and sea movements, intended to be featured in VFX for live action projects
  • You work closely with Lighting and Rendering Artists to ensure that the FX are accurate
  • You gather 3D assets produced by Modeling and Animation departments and ensure a good communication in order to produce high quality final result
  • You master a VFX pipeline and respect production deadlines
  • You propose artistic and technical solutions for the project and have good problem-solving skills
  • You meet deadlines while retaining a high quality of work
  • You manage priorities and identify the right order in which to complete tasks


  • Previous experience in that kind of project (live action “realistic” films/series) is mandatory
  • Senior profile able to work autonomously and manage the problem solving linked to this kind of project
  • Extensive knowledge of Houdini and Maya
  • Skills in Python are a plus
  • Nuke experience is an asset
  • Ability to manage tight deadlines
  • You have excellent communication skills and are a team player
  • You are proactive, positive, rigorous and detail-focused
  • You are fluent in English (Dutch and/or French is an asset).
  • You are ready to work in Brussels or remotely