SENIOR TECHNICAL ANIMATOR / SHOT FINALER - JOB DESCRIPTION


Skills:

·       Coding knowledge. Need to understand and be able to write a function for fixing multiple shots.

·       Rigging knowledge. Need to understand how rigs are rigged in our studio. Sometimes you have to rebuild dynamic for individual shots.

·       Ability to apply Maya dynamics nodes on the fly

·       Require animation skills for animating natural looking hair/skirts.

·       Require modelling skills for smoothing mesh topology / making sure texture is not stretched

·       Need to have basic knowledge for studio render engine

·       Ability to troubleshoot major issues from different departments: ex. Cache is not applying on Lighting, Maya scene crashes after shot final file, Rigs updated and animation is busted, and so on.

 

Responsibilties:

·      Create a function or a tool for helping team to fix shots in shortest time. 

·      Fix animation errors, need to correct animation without breaking the silhouette

·      Use of dynamics to achieve advanced simulation

·      Create ripples and water splashes.

·      Have good imagination for simulation and can do draw over. 

·      Establish countermeasures during major pipeline breakdown.

·      Be able to solve shot issues between different departments 

 

To apply, please send your resume or position inquiries to jobs@iconcreativestudio.com


*Previous BC residence preferred