FX Generalist

City : Brussels
Department : VFX
Contract : Freelance

1 August 2019

Founded in 2010, the studio Umedia VFX employs over 120 creative staff that bring their expertise to an average of 40 feature films and TV series per year.

Located in Brussels and Paris, Umedia VFX brings directors solutions to their artistic needs, all while respecting production constraints. We are specialized in visual effects and we offer complete services from budgeting, previz, design, to set supervision and 2D & 3D effects.

Umedia VFX is part of Umedia, a vertically integrated international film group; combining the activities of development, production, financing and visual effects. For more information visit: www.umedia.eu

Your missions and responsibilities

  •  You are responsible for creating highly realistic simulations of cloth, fluids, particles, rigid bodies, crowds intended to be featured in VFX for live actions projects
  • You work closely with lighting and rendering artists to make sure the FX will look correctly
  • 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


  • Be passionate about FX
  • Extensive knowledge of Houdini
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya
  • To be skilled in Python is a plus
  • Experience in rigging and animation
  • A basic knowledge of physic
  • Nuke experience is a plus
  • Previous experience in a VFX environment
  • You have excellent communication skills and you are a good team member
  • Ability to manage tight deadlines
  • You are eager to learn and develop professionally
  • You are proactive, positive and fun to work with
  • You are rigorous and detail-focused
  • You are fluent in English and/or French and you are willing to work in Brussels

How to apply ?

Please send your application to vfx_brussels@umedia.eu