careers

if you'd like to apply to any of the open positions below, please send your inquiry to:

jobs@barnstormvfx.com

(submissions without a Resume/CV and link to a reel will not be considered. This does not apply to inquiries regarding internships)


Senior Compositor Barnstorm Visual Effects is hiring compositors for upcoming television projects. Experience in both Nuke and After Effects strongly preferred, though experience in one is acceptable. Experience with Mocha and familiarity with planar tracking and rotoscoping concepts a must. Must have a good eye for perspective, colorspace and composition. Experience with 3D render integration and working with multiple layers in aov outputs a plus. 3D camera tracking experience also a plus. Most importantly, you must be hard working, a good communicator, take direction well and seek solutions independently while under pressure.

Senior Compositor

Barnstorm Visual Effects is hiring compositors for upcoming television projects. Experience in both Nuke and After Effects strongly preferred, though experience in one is acceptable. Experience with Mocha and familiarity with planar tracking and rotoscoping concepts a must. Must have a good eye for perspective, colorspace and composition. Experience with 3D render integration and working with multiple layers in aov outputs a plus. 3D camera tracking experience also a plus. Most importantly, you must be hard working, a good communicator, take direction well and seek solutions independently while under pressure.


3D/CG Generalist Barnstorm VFX is looking for CG Generalists for upcoming television projects. The positions will go through September, and possibly longer. Experience in Blender, or willingness to learn, preferred.

3D/CG Generalist

Barnstorm VFX is looking for CG Generalists for upcoming television projects. The positions will go through September, and possibly longer. Experience in Blender, or willingness to learn, preferred.


MOTION GRAPHICS ARTIST Barnstorm VFX is seeking a Motion Graphics Artist to join our team. Barnstorm VFX is a boutique visual effects studio located in Burbank, CA. Our team of talented artists provides award nominated photo-realistic visual effects for a variety of television and online streaming projects. We pride ourselves in our artists’ talent and dedication to producing world-class visual effects.  We invite you to view our reel for the V.E.S nominated visual effects work for season 2 of The Man In The High Castle: https://barnstormvfx.wistia.com/medias/u6ncrwhp6s Our Website: www.barnstormvfx.com Follow Us on Twitter: @Barnstorm_VFX Must have experience in design, motion graphics and editing. What we are looking for: • Examples of previous work. • A genuine interest in pushing your creative and professional boundaries. • Skills in the Adobe Creative Suite, with a bonus in After Effects and/or Nuke. • A great personality that can thrive in a small office, wearing many hats. • Strong written and verbal communication skills. • An ability to be self-directed and to thrive on tight deadlines. • Local candidates in the Washington DC metropolitan area. Salary and Benefits are commensurate with skills.

MOTION GRAPHICS ARTIST

Barnstorm VFX is seeking a Motion Graphics Artist to join our team. Barnstorm VFX is a boutique visual effects studio located in Burbank, CA. Our team of talented artists provides award nominated photo-realistic visual effects for a variety of television and online streaming projects. We pride ourselves in our artists’ talent and dedication to producing world-class visual effects. 

We invite you to view our reel for the V.E.S nominated visual effects work for season 2 of The Man In The High Castle:

https://barnstormvfx.wistia.com/medias/u6ncrwhp6s Our Website: www.barnstormvfx.com

Follow Us on Twitter: @Barnstorm_VFX

Must have experience in design, motion graphics and editing. What we are looking for:

• Examples of previous work.

• A genuine interest in pushing your creative and professional boundaries.

• Skills in the Adobe Creative Suite, with a bonus in After Effects and/or Nuke.

• A great personality that can thrive in a small office, wearing many hats.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• An ability to be self-directed and to thrive on tight deadlines.

• Local candidates in the Washington DC metropolitan area.

Salary and Benefits are commensurate with skills.


NUKE PIPELINE TD Barnstorm VFX is seeking a Nuke Pipeline TD. Barnstorm VFX is a boutique visual effects studio located in Burbank, CA. Our team of talented artists provides award nominated photo-realistic visual effects for a variety of television and online streaming projects. We pride ourselves in our artists’ talent and dedication to producing world-class visual effects.  We invite you to view our reel for the V.E.S nominated visual effects work for season 2 of The Man In The High Castle: https://barnstormvfx.wistia.com/medias/u6ncrwhp6s Our Website: www.barnstormvfx.com Follow Us on Twitter: @Barnstorm_VFX Job Description • Works with supervisors and peers to build and support the compositing tools, techniques and procedures to support current projects and advance the capabilities of the facility. • The role requires strong technical and communication skills, as well as a firm understanding of compositing, color theory, software design, graphics, and production work flow • Design, create and maintain tools using a combination of custom libraries and Nuke’s Python API. • Work with artists to troubleshoot and fix problems arising in the Technical Director’s area(s) of expertise       • Design and create tools using a combination of custom libraries and Nuke's Python API • Integrate new tools into Method's existing pipeline, using a combination of Python, C++, and the aforementioned APIs Qualifications • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent work experience • Minimum 3 years visual effects production experience required • Proficiency with Nuke • Proficiency with Shotgun • Proficiency with Python and PyQt • Proficiency with Nuke’s Python interface, Nuke SDK experience a plus Proficiency with C++ is a plus Experience with pipeline integration, rendering, asset systems and databases

NUKE PIPELINE TD

Barnstorm VFX is seeking a Nuke Pipeline TD. Barnstorm VFX is a boutique visual effects studio located in Burbank, CA. Our team of talented artists provides award nominated photo-realistic visual effects for a variety of television and online streaming projects. We pride ourselves in our artists’ talent and dedication to producing world-class visual effects. 

We invite you to view our reel for the V.E.S nominated visual effects work for season 2 of The Man In The High Castle: https://barnstormvfx.wistia.com/medias/u6ncrwhp6s Our Website: www.barnstormvfx.com

Follow Us on Twitter: @Barnstorm_VFX Job Description

• Works with supervisors and peers to build and support the compositing tools, techniques and procedures to support current projects and advance the capabilities of the facility.

• The role requires strong technical and communication skills, as well as a firm understanding of compositing, color theory, software design, graphics, and production work flow

• Design, create and maintain tools using a combination of custom libraries and Nuke’s Python API.

• Work with artists to troubleshoot and fix problems arising in the Technical Director’s area(s) of expertise      

• Design and create tools using a combination of custom libraries and Nuke's Python API

• Integrate new tools into Method's existing pipeline, using a combination of Python, C++, and the aforementioned APIs Qualifications

• Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent work experience

• Minimum 3 years visual effects production experience required

• Proficiency with Nuke

• Proficiency with Shotgun

• Proficiency with Python and PyQt

• Proficiency with Nuke’s Python interface, Nuke SDK experience a plus Proficiency with C++ is a plus Experience with pipeline integration, rendering, asset systems and databases