2D Technical Director-Digital Domain
2D Technical Director
Location: Vancouver, BC
The 2D Technical Director works with peers and supervisors to craft novel compositing tools, techniques, and procedures, to aid the execution of the current project and advance the capabilities of the facility. The role requires strong technical and communication skills, as well as a firm understanding of compositing, color theory, software design, graphics, and production work flow.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Design and create tools using a combination of custom libraries and the Nuke Python, Tcl, and C++ A.p.i.’s,
• Integrate new tools into Digital Domain’s existing pipeline, using a combination of Python, C++, and the aforementioned A.p.i.’s
• Work with Compositing Supervisor(s) and Senior 2DTDs to customize tool set and work flow for a given project
• Work with department representatives to augment their work flows and tool sets to achieve specific goals of the project
• Work with artists to troubleshoot and fix problems arising in the Technical Director’s area(s) of expertise.
• Craft and update documentation for tools, techniques and work flows generated by the Technical Director
• Remain informed of current technologies in the Technical Director’s field(s) of expertise
Education, Experience, and Skills Required
• 3+ years experience as a Technical Director for Feature Films
• Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent work experience
• Firm understanding of Color Science
• Proficiency with Nuke
• Proficiency with Python and Tcl, PyQt experience a plus
• Proficiency with C++ a plus
• Proficiency with Nuke’s Python interface, Nuke SDK experience a plus
• Proficiency with and experience in compositing
To apply for this position please submit an application at http://careers.digitaldomain.com/ Please select Vancouver as city.
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