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Crafty Apes is a high-end visual effects company with a strong foothold in features and episodic television. We are hiring a Junior Matchmove Artist to join our Vancouver team. The ideal candidate will have some professional experience, and a willingness to learn and grow within the company. This is a remote (within BC), full-time staff position with benefits.


  • Hands-on operation of CG Workstation, reporting to 3D Leads and Supervisors.
  • Accurately track both rigid and deforming objects in plates, such as cars, people, cloth, etc. while maintaining an accurate 3D volume for use in final compositing.
  • Create matchmove (rotomation) animation on top of photographed plates.
  • Learn and develop generalist skills in 3D.
  • Tackle challenging situations and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Take direction and effectively communicate with team and management.


  • Minimum 1 year of experience in a similar position. Experience with episodic and live action features is an asset.
  • Proficient object and camera tracking in SynthEyes and/or 3DEqualizer.
  • Proficient use of Maya software.
  • Must be organized and able to meet deadlines.
  • Proactive self-starter with a willingness to learn.

Crafty Apes LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.