jobby: 3D FX Technical Directors, Nelvana Limited, Toronto

nelvanaFebruary 1, 2013

Nelvana Limited has an exciting opportunity for a 3D FX Technical Director in our Toronto office.  Reporting directly to the Directors and Producers, the successful candidate will be responsible for acting as a primary support for technical problems in the production department.
Responsibilities:

  • Develop and support CG effects using Maya and other advanced tools such as RealFlow.
  • Provide technical solutions to artists and other TD’s regarding the 3D software, and tools.
  • Help engineer setups or tools to enable efficient throughput of frequently generated elements (Primarily Special Effects).
  • Assist as required in modeling, rigging, texturing, lighting, assembly, rendering and compositing
  • Communication with other departments/partner studios to facilitate the delivery of assets during production.
  • Positive, pro-active attitude a must
  • Ability to work independently or within a team.

 

Qualifications:

  • Expert technical knowledge of particle and fluid FX
  • Expert technical knowledge of Maya and MEL Scripting
  • Strong technical knowledge of RealFlow is an asset
  • Experience with Toxic, Fusion and other compositing tools is an asset
  • Strong knowledge of 3D geometry formats, texture mapping options, and character setup.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong interest in Animation Industry and emerging tools/related products

 

Interested applicants are invited to send a resume by Date to: