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Arc Productions Recruiting Technical Directors

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Arc Productions is hiring Production Engineers (Technical Directors)!!

COMPANY: Arc Productions Ltd

ADDRESS: 230 Richmond Street East, 2nd Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5A 1P4

LOCATION: Downtown Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for a Visual Effects Producer to join our team. With over 200 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in a wide array of formats: theatrical features, television, DVDs, shorts and game cinematics.

POSITION OVERVIEW: The Production Engineer provides technical support for the studio toolset and workflow relating to the back end of the production pipeline, specifically Lighting/Compositing, Surfacing, and FX.


Provide direct technical support to artists and assist in troubleshooting asset and shot creation
Collaborate with the Pipeline Supervisor and other Production Engineers
Contribute to the design and development of the Surfacing, Lighting/Compositing, FX and rendering areas of the studio’s production pipeline
Collaborate with Pipeline Supervisor and other Production Engineers to Establish clear methods for testing and troubleshooting.
Provide clear and concise documentation for tools and workflow
Work with all disciplines to develop best practices for the studio’s inter-departmental workflow
Acquire and maintain up-to-date knowledge in relevant fields, proactively researching and investigating new technologies and methodologies


At least 3+ years of CG experience (Feature Film experience preferred)
Basic compositing skills
Experience with and proven working knowledge of the following:
· Maya, Renderman and/or Mentalray, Nuke and/or Fusion
2-4 years of practical experience with various scripting languages, including Python, Mel, and CShell, (C/C++ an asset but not required)
Familiarity with object oriented design and implementation
Subversion, CVS, or other revision control system
Excellent trouble-shooting skills
Experience designing user interfaces using either WxPython or Qt
Strong communication skills
Superior time-management and prioritization skills
Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
Flexible and adaptable to change

Preferred Experience

Bsc in Computer science, Computer Engineering or related field
Experience with both Windows and Unix environments

Please apply at our website @

Thank you but only qualified candidates will be contacted
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