Texture Artist (DNEG VFX)

Build London, United Kingdom


Position at DNEG

PLEASE NOTE: We are accepting speculative applications only.

We do not currently have openings available for the position of Texture Artist, however, we are accepting speculative applications. 

If you would like to be considered for future opportunities, please submit an application. We will keep your details on our database and contact you when a position becomes available, should you have the required skills and experience which match this position.

Texture Artists at DNEG create photo realistic textures and other related maps or images for mapping on to 3D objects. You will be creating images to a high level of realism as part of the model and shading set up, from scratch, from reference source photography, whilst reference paintings, reference books, and architecture. You will work closely with the other members of the build department, and become fluent in our in house software packages.

Must Have 

  • Proven high-end feature film VFX experience
  • Full working knowledge of Photoshop, Substance Painter, Substance Designer, Mari, or similar paint package
  • Strong visual skills, and a good eye for detail, scale, composition, colour and form
  • A good knowledge of how the texture painting work fits into the bigger picture, particularly in relation to modelling, shading, and look development
  • Experience with windows or mac operating systems
  • Experience meeting deadlines while retaining a high quality of work

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of Maya, and/or rendering software
  • Understanding of look development
  • Adaptable with a willingness to learn new skills and techniques – including proprietary software

About You

  • Organised, pro-active and able to work independently
  • A team player and clear communicator, and a keenness for collaboration
  • Approachable and personable, with strong motivational qualities
  • Adaptable with a willingness to learn new skills and techniques – including proprietary software
  • Calm under pressure and committed to meeting production deadlines 
  • A positive can-do attitude

We would not be able to produce award-winning work without our Build department, which is committed to nurturing a diverse and exciting workplace. Our teams have a variety of backgrounds and originate from a number of different countries, working all across the globe 

About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading VFX and animation studios for the creation of award-winning feature film, television and multiplatform content. We employ nearly 8,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London), Asia (Bangalore, Mohali, Chennai, Mumbai) and Australia (Sydney).