Xentrix Studios

Texture Artist - Junior/Intern
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, India
  Responsibilities :   Accurately UV/Texture objects using Maya or 3ds Max based on concept arts/real life photo references. These can be anything from props, vehicles, buildings & vegetation Artists work closely with senior members & Team Leader on getting 3D assets into the production.   Requirements :   A fresher/ minimum of 6 months of industry experience. Strong understanding of Photoshop and programs such as Body Paint. Solid understanding of Art fundamentals to include colour theory, light, shade and form Can work in a variety of styles. Able to meet deliverables and drive your work to completion within specified timelines Great communication skills both written and verbal Can work cross functionally in many areas without being constrained by your job function A Collaborative work ethic Must be open to direction and able to embrace change. Desire to learn from other and to take on increasingly challenging assignments.
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Texture Artist - Lead
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, India
  Responsibilities : Team Leader will be in charge of leading the texturing/shading aspects of the show. He/She will work in collaboration with the art director to set the quality level of the show and to respect the artistic vision of the TV Series/Game/Feature Film. The person will also be in charge of training junior artists and be the mentor for the team. Work with the following departments like shading, animation, Lighting & R&D to determine style, look and level of quality for the show. Handle technical aspects of show creation such as pipeline concerns, assets build with optimum efficiency.   Requirements : Minimum 6 years of industry experience. Strong understanding of Photoshop and programs such as Body Paint. Solid understanding of Art fundamentals to include colour theory, light, shade and form Can work in a variety of styles. Able to meet deliverables and drive your work to completion within specified timelines Great communication skills both written and verbal Can work cross functionally in many areas without being constrained by your job function A Collaborative work ethic Must be open to direction and able to embrace change. Desire to learn from other and to take on increasingly challenging assignments.  
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Texture Artist - Mid Level
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, India
  Responsibilities: Accurately UV/Texture objects using Maya or 3ds Max based on concept arts/real life photo references. These can be anything from props, vehicles, buildings, vegetation & characters. Artists work closely with senior members & Team Leader on getting 3D assets into the production.   Requirements: Minimum 2 years of industry experience. Strong understanding of Photoshop and programs such as Body Paint. Solid understanding of Art fundamentals to include colour theory, light, shade and form Can work in a variety of styles. Able to meet deliverables and drive your work to completion within specified timelines Great communication skills both written and verbal Can work cross functionally in many areas without being constrained by your job function A Collaborative work ethic Must be open to direction and able to embrace change. Desire to learn from other and to take on increasingly challenging assignments. Work with shading, lighting and R&D to determine style, look and level of quality for all the models.
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Texture Artist - Senior
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, India
  Responsibilities : Accurately UV/Texture objects using Maya or 3ds Max based on concept arts/real life photo references. These can be anything from props, vehicles, buildings, vegetation & characters. Assist Team leader to train junior modelers and be the mentor for the team. Should manage a small project or a group or artists if required. Work closely with other art disciplines to determine character technical specifications Artists work closely with Team Leader on getting 3D assets into the production.   Requirements : Minimum 4 years of industry experience. Strong understanding of Photoshop and programs such as Body Paint. Solid understanding of Art fundamentals to include colour theory, light, shade and form Can work in a variety of styles. Able to meet deliverables and drive your work to completion within specified timelines Great communication skills both written and verbal Can work cross functionally in many areas without being constrained by your job function A Collaborative work ethic Must be open to direction and able to embrace change. Desire to learn from other and to take on increasingly challenging assignments. Work with shading, lighting and R&D to determine style, look and level of quality for all the models.
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Web Developer
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, Other, India
Candidate will be responsible for development and maintenance of productivity and collaboration software on the company intranet to support the computer animation processes. Knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP, JAVAscript. SQL and MySQL databases Experience with EXTjs is an added advantage. Logical and problem solving mindset Exposure to multimedia or animation desirable Exposure to online ERP / productivity / collaboration suites a plus 1 + Years of experience required
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3D Game Modelers
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, Other, India
Essential Skills for any 3d Gaming Artists Should have a Strong passion for gaming. Experience working on next-gen games is desirable but not necessary. Knowledge and application of engines, development s/w, tools & digital game art creation is desirable. Highly knowledgeable in Maya and Photoshop. Knowledge in Z-Brush & normal mapping techniques is desirable. Strong cross-functional communications skills; verbal, written, and visual. Strong 2D painting skills including a great sense of line, form and color, human anatomy, character design and environments is also desirable. 3d Modeling Artists - Gaming Ability to create in-game 3D environments, characters and prop models as per references & tech. specifications. Ability to create LOD models and derivative models. Ability to create hi-rez models for normal mapping using Z-brush or similar software.
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3D Game Texturing Artist
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, Other, India
Essential Skills for any 3d Gaming Artists Strong passion for gaming. Experience working on next-gen games is desirable but not necessary. Knowledge and application of engines, development s/w, tools & digital game art creation is desirable. Highly knowledgeable in Maya and Photoshop. Knowledge in Z-Brush & normal mapping techniques is desirable. Strong cross-functional communications skills; verbal, written, and visual. Strong 2D painting skills including a great sense of line, form and color, human anatomy, character design and environments is also desirable.   3d Texturing Artists - Gaming Ability to create UV and painted texture maps for in game 3D environments, characters and prop models as per references & tech. specifications. Ability to create texture channels using techniques like light baking/ normal mapping / occlusion mapping etc.
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Animation Trainer
Full-time External
Bangalore, KA, India
Animation Trainer Reporting to: Animation Director / Talent Development Manager Functional Interaction: Character Animators Job Description: The Animation Trainer will work with Learning and Development department to provide artistic and technical training for our character animators. This includes developing training content, conducting our Apprentice program for freshers, and helping with skill development of our existing artists and team leads. Duties and Responsibilities: ·         Instruct or facilitate training for new hires, carry out ongoing skill development initiatives, to improve the creative and technical quality of character animation as well as the productivity of the animation team. ·         Curriculum development, Scheduling Training programs to facilitate the various training initiatives. ·         Constant up-gradation of training content, managing training schedules. ·         Creating presentations, demonstration material and training resources per requisition. ·         Conducting Film appreciation sessions, explaining the importance of Animatic, story boarding and other aspects of Animation production. ·         Assist in testing and selection of trainees and their post-training evaluation. ·         Prepare short project specific training to speed up production on ongoing/yet to start projects along with Supervisor/Animation Director. Skills / Knowledge: ·         Passion for Movies, various styles of Art forms and expressions, training and knowledge sharing. ·         5 years plus experience in an Animation / VFX production studio with specific emphasis on character animation in various styles. ·         Minimum 2 years experience as a Key-Frame animator (Classical Animation) ·         Good working knowledge of Maya - Animation and rigging tools. ·         Very good drawing skills. ·         Strong fundamental knowledge of animation and camera fundamentals. ·         Interest in storytelling. ·         Proven expertise in training or training content development would be a plus.\ ·         Excellent communication and presentation skills, strong classroom personality. Educational qualification: Degree or Diploma in Fine Art or equivalent. Additional qualification (good to have): Training in performing arts (Dramatics or any relevant stream).
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Compositing Artist - Junior Level
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, AN, India
JOB TITLE:  Jr. Compositor   LOCATION: Bangalore, Karnataka DEPARTMENT: Compositing REPORTS TO: Compositing Supervisor POSITION OVERVIEW Xentrix Studios is hiring Jr. Compositors to join our production team in Bangalore. We require talented men and women who show exceptional understanding of the computer-generated animation process combined with relevant artistic skills.   The position offers a chance to work in a creative environment and produce visual content for children’s animated TV series, Feature Films, Theme Parks and Games. A solid understanding of rendering, lighting, and compositing layers is essential.   We are all set to welcome artists who will contribute with their skills and provide ideas for creating stunning visuals. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Constructing the final image by combining layers of previously-created material, including rendered computer animation, FX, graphics, and static background plates  Ensure that the levels combine together seamlessly, and creating mattes where necessary. Enhance the lighting, match blacks and other colour levels, add grain where required, add motion blur where required, and create convincing shadows. Work closely with the FX and Lighting Artists to develop compositing strategies and achieve an aesthetically balanced overall look. REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Understanding of various composition techniques.  Knowledge of the cinematography principles including depth of field, density, use of filters Ability to light characters and environments, interior and exterior, different times of day, etc. Good technical knowledge of how 3D lighting works in order to understand the 'multi passes' that the Lighters create. Self-motivation, good communication skills, and a great team-player attitude Art Background. Bachelor's Degree in Fine Art, Illustration, Computer Graphics preferred At least 1-2 years’ experience as a Compositor for TV series / Feature / video games. PORTFOLIO REQUIRMENT & SKILL TEST ·         Visual demonstration (Show reel: QuickTime or web link preferred) showcasing a variety of Compositing approaches and techniques. ·         Only online artwork submissions will be accepted (e.g. website, blog or online album). Candidate must be willing to complete a skill test if required.
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Compositing Artist - Senior Level
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, AN, India
JOB TITLE:  Sr. Compositor   LOCATION: Bangalore, Karnataka DEPARTMENT: Compositing REPORTS TO: Compositing Supervisor   POSITION OVERVIEW Xentrix Studios is hiring Sr. Compositors to join our production team in Bangalore. We require talented men and women who show exceptional understanding of the computer-generated animation process combined with relevant artistic skills.   The position offers a chance to work in a creative environment and produce visual content for children’s animated TV series, Feature Films, Theme Parks and Games. A solid understanding of rendering, lighting, and compositing layers is essential.   We are all set to welcome artists who will contribute with their skills and provide ideas for creating stunning visuals. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Constructing the final image by combining layers of previously-created material, including rendered computer animation, FX, graphics, and static background plates  Ensure that the levels combine together seamlessly, and creating mattes where necessary. Enhance the lighting, match blacks and other colour levels, add grain where required, add motion blur where required, and create convincing shadows. Work closely with the FX and Lighting Artists to develop compositing strategies and achieve an aesthetically balanced overall look. Guiding and Mentoring Junior team members. REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Understanding of various composition techniques.  Knowledge of the cinematography principles including depth of field, density, use of filters Ability to light characters and environments, interior and exterior, different times of day, etc. Good technical knowledge of how 3D lighting works in order to understand the 'multi passes' that the Lighters create. Self-motivation, good communication skills, and a great team-player attitude Art Background. Bachelor's Degree in Fine Art, Illustration, Computer Graphics preferred At least 6-8 years’ experience as a 3D Modeler for TV series / Feature / video games. PORTFOLIO REQUIRMENT & SKILL TEST ·         Visual demonstration (Show reel: QuickTime or web link preferred) showcasing a variety of Compositing approaches and techniques. ·         Only online artwork submissions will be accepted (e.g. website, blog or online album). ·   Candidate must be willing to complete a skill test if required.
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Editor
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, Other, India
Job Description   An animated show editor is an artist, mechanic and collaborator rolled into one. He/She should be responsible for the cutting, assembling, and processing of animation footage for multiple forms of digital media such as television shows, movies, and music videos. In addition to editing, film and video editors also should have experience in sound effects, special effects, and basic knowledge of animation. Animated show editing requires hours of careful review through animated footage to turn an idea into a compelling story. Some of the main responsibilities of an animated show editor are to go through provided scripts and storyboards  to better understand a directors vision, and collabratively work with other teams or departments. Preparing a rough cut for the director/studio and making requested revisions for the final cut. They select the best takes of scenes and splice them together to create the most entertaining finished piece, meet specific length requirements, add background sounds and special effect sounds to the match the visuals. They should posess sound knowledge of the most common types of software used in the film and video-editing industry like Final Cut Pro, Adobe primier, Adobe After Effects, Foundry Nuke and Avid Media Composer. Animated show editors may work long hours, weekends and holidays to meet production deadlines. An animated show editors must hold the following qualities: Collaborative personality Technologically minded Creativity Attention to detail Persistence in a competitive industry At least basic knowledge of many different editing software programs  
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Finance Executive
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, Other, India
Maintenance of proper records, books of accounts and adequate documentation of all transactions Funds management (Cash-flow Management) MIS Reporting on profitability statements including project costing Preparation of financials and liaison with external auditors for IFRS, Income tax and Statutory audits Co-ordination with consultant for Monthly Softex forms Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Bank Reconciliation on daily/weekly/monthly basis Cash flow projections Monthly closing of books Fixed assets - capitalization & depreciation Prepare and generate Payroll reconciliation statement Withholding tax compliances and  remittances within due time as per statutory compliance Ageing list of Creditors & Debtors  including follow-up with production team for preparation of invoices VAT monthly returns - preparation and submission within due time Withholding tax compliances and  remittances within due time Preparation of  FIRC request and follow-up Co-ordination with consultant for SEZ monthly, quarterly and annual reports Physical verification of fixed assets and tagging Co ordination with bank and employees  
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Game Programmer
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, Other, India
We are looking for talented and creative programmers to be the seeds of our Interactive services team.This team will be responsible for development in areas like simulations, games, VR apps, CG apps, etc.Candidates with development experience with any real-time interactive frameworks will be preferred. Required Skills : Strong foundation in programming principles. Good knowledge of object-oriented designs, design patterns and data structures. Strong hold in C++ and C#. Good understanding of game engine innards. Experience in Unity 3d development. Direct X and open GL exposure is a plus. Exposure to Android and iOS platforms. Good communication skills. Must have passion for game programming. Qualification & Experience 0-3 years of Experience. Post graduation with computers.
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Lighting Supervisor
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, Other, India
The Lighting Supervisor’s primary responsibility is to achieve the visual style of the project/s based on clients requirement and to design a workflow for lookdev and shot production stages to make sure the approved look is consistently achieved in shot production within a predetermined deadline. Oversee day-to-day operations of the lighting and compositing teams, ensuring the lighting of the shots is created according to the creative direction and visual style of the animated feature. This will require partnering with the Lighting, Compositing Leads and Production Manager. Primary Responsibilities:   Works with Creative Director to achieve the visual style of the project/s. Supervises the lighting and compositing teams to deliver the expected and desired look of the project. Responsible for ensuring and maintaining the quality and desired look of the shots across the project. Designs and implements lighting pipelines tools and procedures for CG productions. Works with team leads to ensure artist's assignment is done based on their individual skills and strengths. Works with artists and the Producer to implement techniques and solve production issues. Should look at lighting inputs (Animation files, Animatics and assets) and be able to detect / solve production related issues, by working with other departmental leads. Responsible for reviewing the work of each artist on a regular basis and approving shots for compositing uploads. Responsible for directing and guiding the project final deliveries on schedule and on budget, balancing artistic and productivity requirements, in tandem with production management. Actively participates in the recruiting and staffing of the lighting and compositing team - assesses the work of prospective candidates for the hiring process and works with HR on hiring decisions. Partners with HR to guide artists’ overall professional development, providing performance feedback, mentoring, resolving performance management issues and maintaining positive morale amongst the team. Attend all relevant meetings to promote effective communication throughout the production team. Working with producer in planning and scheduling the project, in terms of deliveries, team allotments and render node allocations. Should stand as an example for the team, to keep up the morale and ethics of the Studio.     Desired Qualifications:   Experience as a Lighting Supervisor / Sequence Supervisor / CG Supervisor or similar role in CG Animation and/or VFX production. Exhibit strong creative sense and an eye to capture the mistakes faster. Notable production experience with CG lighting and compositing. Strong knowledge and technical understanding of digital pipeline issues. Strong working knowledge in Maya, Mental ray and Nuke. Knowledge on other render engines like Renderman, Arnold, 3Delight or VRay is an advantage. Knowledge of MEL or SL or Python is an advantage. Ability to plan and execute complex 3d lighting scenes including working with layers and passes, doing complex comps and optimizing scenes and renders Ability to present work and communicate clearly to artistic and studio leadership. Must be able to work in a collaborative environment, taking as well as giving direction with poise.
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Payroll Executive
Full-time Employee
Bangalore, India
PAYROLL EXECUTIVE Job Summary A Payroll executive performs payroll accounting duties including processing and auditing payroll, processing tax forms and resolving payroll issues. The Payroll Specialist position requires general knowledge of common payroll and general accounting practices. Job Description - 3-4 years of relevant experience of managing payroll for mid to large sized companies - Verification of the list of new hires and resigned employees - Strong knowledge of employee taxation, TDS, Perquisites etc - Ability to calculate Full and Final Settlement Calculations - Coordinating with HR, Finance and third party vendor for managing payroll activities - Should possess knowledge of PF/ESI/Gratuity formalities and statutory regulations - Preparation of monthly/quarterly returns - Modern approach to data management and control - Understand financial aspects of payroll, GL’s, Balance accounts, need to work closely with finance. - Experience of Payroll Implementations i.e. experience of implementing new payroll software will be an added advantage - Project Management and Presentation skills preferred. - Recommend or participate in the development of new procedures & policies related to payroll operations - Conduct internal audits - Research, analyze and resolve payroll-related problems or questions Technical Skills - Should possess good analytical and estimation skills - Strong in advanced Microsoft excel - Strong Finance background Other Skills - Good and effective Oral and written Communication skills. Qualification & Experience - Desired experience : 3-4 years - Masters in commerce OR equivalent - 3 + Years of experience in Payroll
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