• Posting expiry date : Tuesday December 31st 2019
Roles and Responsibilities

FX TDs at DNEG gather a variety of 3D assets produced by our Build, Layout and Animation departments and use off the shelf software - primarily Houdini - and custom pipeline tools to create high quality particle, pyro, rigid body, fluid, cloth, fur and hair simulations for top VFX Feature Films.

Skills and Requirements

Junior FX TD

Must have
Up to 2 years of high-end feature film VFX experience
Experience in producing photoreal effects such as smoke, fire, clouds, water, steam, explosions, and destruction
An eye for detail, good sense of timing, and good understanding of techniques and technologies relating to physical simulation in computer graphics
Experience in live action FX work
Working knowledge of Houdini
A solid understanding of the compositing process

Nice to have
Experience in other areas of visual effects (TV, Games) will also be taken into account
A Generalist TD background
Nuke, Maya, Python, Hscript or Mel knowledge
Strong understanding of Linux/Unix based operating systems

About you
Organised, pro-active and a self-starter
A team player and clear communicator, and a keenness for collaboration
Adaptable and with a willingness to learn new skills and techniques - including proprietary software
Calm under pressure and committed to meet production deadlines
A positive, can-do attitude

Mid FX TD

Must have
Minimum 3 years of high-end feature film VFX experience
Production showreel demonstrating photoreal effects such as smoke, fire, clouds, water, steam, explosions, and destruction
An eye for detail, good sense of timing, and thorough understanding of techniques and technologies relating to physical simulation in computer graphics
Experience in live action FX work
Extensive knowledge of Houdini
Familiarity with Nuke

Nice to have
Experience in other areas of visual effects (TV, Games) will also be taken into account
A good Generalist TD background
Maya, Python, Hscript or Mel knowledge
Strong understanding of Linux/Unix based operating systems
Demonstration of tool development, specifically in Houdini
Demonstrated ability to create highly complex, sophisticated effects

About you
Organised, pro-active and a self-starter
A team player and clear communicator, and a keenness for collaboration
Adaptable and with a willingness

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  • Published: 2 weeks ago
  • This offer expires on Tuesday December 31st 2019
  • Sector of Activity: Visual Effects
  • Title: FX TD

Company

DNEG

We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.

  • Mailing address: 810 St-Antoine, Montreal, QC, H2Y1A6