Animal Logic


Senior Compositing TD – Pipeline

Are you a Senior Comp TD interested in joining some of the best artists and projects in the world? Looking for an opportunity to further develop your profile as a Senior Technical Director? If so, then this could be the role for you!

What you’ll get to do:

  • Compositing pipeline trouble shooting.
  • Artist support.
  • Tool development.
  • Working closely with the Compositing and Software Development teams to ensure a standardized approach.
  • Take on responsibility, get stuff done, and make our artists happy!

What you bring:

  • 5 years’ experience using and troubleshooting in Nuke
  • 3+ years’ experience on feature films, TV and/or animated features
  • Experience in the following software:  Maya, Python, Nuke, PrMan/Arnold or other industry standard renderer
  • Experience developing non-trivial python pipeline applications
  • Experience as a production artist is a plus
  • Experience with a large facility pipeline is preferred
  • Proven TD experience in large scale animated features, animated TV series and/or VFX feature films.
  • Degree in Computer Science, Design, Engineering, Maths or Physics, or equivalent combination of education & work experience in animation/VFX
  • Thorough understanding of compositing and colour theory and an advanced understanding of 3D packages
  • A comprehensive understanding of Nuke nodes and how they are used.
  • A comprehensive understanding of Nuke Python API
  • Familiarity with industry standard libraries and tools such as USD, QT, elastic, rez and git
  • Experience using and troubleshooting in Nuke
  • An ability to work in a challenging environment, possessing good communication skills.
  • Willingness to work in a highly dynamic production environment and collaborate with artistic staff.
  • An ability to quickly acquire a working understanding of both off-the-shelf and proprietary software tools.
  • An adaptable approach, with the ability to balance your workload with the needs of the artists and production deadlines.

And you might also have:

  • Experience developing in C++ and/or Blink Script a bonus
  • Experience with colour pipelines ACES/OCIO

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