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Digital Domain Recruiting 2D TD & Pipeline TD

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2D TD

Category: Other
Company: Digital Domain Vancouver
Location: Vancouver (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

Location: Vancouver, BC

Summary
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/application.php?job_id=11_2_0275
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Pipeline TD

Category: Pipeline Programmer
Company: Digital Domain Vancouver
Location: Vancouver (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

Location: Vancouver, BC

Summary:

Pipeline Technical Directors are responsible for improving the overall efficiency of the facility-wide
production pipeline. They design, implement, and manage tools that assist the digital artists with their
daily use of both third party and in-house software and systems. These tools are intended to make the
computer graphics production as efficient and productive as possible. Pipeline TDs work with peers and
supervisors to craft novel 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 software design, graphics, and production work flow.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Work with other TDs and artists to help design and create tools to be integrated into Digital
Domain’s existing pipeline. These tools will be created using a combination of custom and
commercial Python and C++ APIs, including those applicable to Nuke, Maya and Houdini,
depending upon the emphasis of the specific role.

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.

Craft and update documentation for tools, techniques and work flows generated by the Technical
Director.

Education, Experience and Skills Required:

3+ years experience as a Technical Director.
Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent work experience.
Practical knowledge of Python strongly desired, knowledge of PyQt a plus.
Working experience with one or more professional graphics packages, including Maya, Houdini,
and Nuke.
Proficiency in one or more professional graphics package C++/Python APIs, including the Maya
SDK, HDK, Nuke SDK, Mental Ray SDK, and Prman SDK preferred.
Proficiency in applicable domain specific programming language(s) including Mel, Hscript, RSL,
MetaSL.

To apply for this position please submit an application at http://careers.digitaldomain.com/application.php?job_id=10_2_0088
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