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Junior Groomer

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Digital Domain 3.0, Inc.


Job Title: Junior Groomer
Department: 3D – 6011
Reports to: Global Character FX Supervisor
Status: Non-Exempt
Classification: Full Time, Project-based
Date: Fall 2015

Purpose of the job:

The Junior Groomer partners with peers and show Leads to rig and simulate hair styles and fur.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

· Style and design hair, and partner with peers and project Leads to rig and simulate hair styles, fur, and digital wardrobes
· Take existing hair styles and update/modify for shot specific variations of character
· Add hair detail to props, environments and costumes

Skills, Education and/or Experience Required:

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Art, or related field, or comparable work experience
· Familiarity with a commercial hair system (shave and a haircut, xGen, etc.) or proprietary hair system
· Expertise in Maya
· Artistic eye
· A willingness to learn and grow, have strong listening skills, and be open to constructive criticism
· Creativity, patience, and ability to work as a team player in a high pressure, deadline-driven environment
· Strong communication skills
· Proficiency and/or experience in the following would be a plus but not a requirement: rigging, modeling, texture, Python, and/or Mel scripting

Working Conditions and Environment/Physical Demands:

• Office working environment
• Hours for this position are based on normal working hours but will require extra hours pending production needs
• Walking/bending/sitting

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities associated with it. Digital Domain 3.0, Inc management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs.

To apply for this position please select Vancouver from the drop down location menu and submit an application at
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