Working closely with VFX Supervisor to interpret the creative vision, the CG Supervisor will oversee every aspect of production, and plan a pragmatic way to deliver on that brief
Assisting in all technical aspects of animation production including rigging, animation, lighting, and FX
Designing and implementing the technical, artistic pipeline and workflow
Designing and implementing tools used in the studio
Training the team members and making sure the tools required for the project are up to the task
Designing and supervising the creation of CG imagery
Verifies technical solutions proposed by other crew members
Keeping up on current technology trends and tools (hardware and software) that best suits the production and SPINVFX in the development of a stronger creative technical environment
Leading the Technical Directors (TDs) in solving problems the production faces on day-to-day basis
Assisting and supervising the artist in achieving the artistic goals of the production
Working with Creative Resources to define recruiting goals to achieve the appropriate balance of qualified artists.
5+ years of work experience as a supervisor in a film/TV post – production environment
Thorough understating of the various technical and creative aspect of production for CG animation
Must have a mature approach to software design and implementation
Complete understanding of 3D principles and production pipelines is essential
Proven team leadership and strong motivational skills
Technically and creatively astute
Able to effectively and collaboratively communicate with people at all levels (technical and non-technical stakeholders). A successful candidate will work transparently, not opaquely
Excellent working knowledge of Katana, experience with RenderMan and/or Arnold is an asset
As a go-to person, strong problems solving skills
Must have a sense of strong team dynamics and positive morale generating style
A degree in computer science, math or engineering is required
If this sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to [email protected] Be sure to include “CG Supervisor” in the subject line.
SPINVFX is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodations in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please advise Creative Resources if you require an accommodation.