CG Supervisor

** Please note that due to COVID 19, all SPIN staff will be on-boarded remotely and asked to work from home.

The CG Supervisor is a key leader, overseeing the project through the production pipeline. The ideal candidate is a strong leader, excellent communicator and CG Generalist with a good eye for aesthetic. The CG Supervisor is responsible for determining the technical approach and the requirement s needed to achieve the desired look for specific project(s), as well as developing the pipeline and identifying processes and procedures to improve the work flow.


DESCRIPTION

  • Working closely with VFX Supervisor to interpret the creative vision, 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.


REQUIREMENTS

  • 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 careers@spinvfx.com. Be sure to include “CG Supervisor” in the subject line.