El Ranchito, Madrid - Looking for Compositors


El Ranchito Madrid is currently looking for experienced vfx Nuke Compositors to join our team as soon as possible, and work approximately 6 weeks, with option to extend.


  • Perform all tasks associated with the compositing process on difficult shots.
  • Ability to perform DMP or paint/roto work is a plus.
  • Complete tasks within the schedule while maintaining communication with the production team and other team members.
  • Evaluate the creative and technical approach for sequences/shots.
  • Hits given notes on time but also offers suggestions and alternative approaches.
  • Ability to build clean and efficient scripts.
  • Helps other team members to troubleshoot shots and scripts.
  • Offers suggestions for productivity enhancements in the current pipeline and work practices.
  • Mentors and provides feedback for less experienced members of the team.


  • Demoreel required.
  • 5+ years of experience in feature film/TV visual effects.
  • Strong artistic/aesthetic skills (sense of composition, color and
  • design).
  • Understanding of image pipeline (from capture to delivery) to be able to maintain the highest image quality possible.
  • Ability to time shots and sequences.
  • Ability to deal with multiple complex shots at the same time.
  • Ability to mentor junior level artists.
  • Experience working with a reduced team and tight schedules.
  • Time management, organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to write Nuke gizmos a plus.
  • Python experience a plus.
  • Familiarity with using Windows systems.
  • English (B2 and over) a plus.

To apply, please send us your CV, availability and link to your demoreel to --> laila@elranchito.es
Please also apply through our website:
To fill up the our recruiting questionnaire, please select Apply for / Other and enter this text: Senior VFX Compositor – Madrid

Due to the immediate need and short term nature of our current projects we are only able to consider applicants who are already eligible to work in Spain/Europe. Thank you for your understanding.