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Double Negative Recruiting Animator, Assistant Technical Director, Compositor, Tech Support & Tech Runner

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Animator

Department: 3D
Location: London
Reports To: Head of Animation

Key Purpose of the Job:

An Animator is responsible for expediting high quality character/creature animation for feature films.

Needs to Do:

Work closely with the animation lead/supervisor to create believable animation with convincing performances and motion.
Be aware of project schedules and be capable of delivering work to deadlines.
Must communicate well and be willing to take notes and direction.
Must work well in a team.

Needs to Know:

3+ years CG experience, ideally within feature films.
Ability to perform visual and analytical problem solving in 3-dimensional space, including the ability to accurately interpret 3D layouts and analyse 3D form.
Ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned tasks.
Thorough knowledge of Maya.

Needs to Be:

Well versed in the principles of animation.
Ability to work well in a team environment.
Highly motivated.
Adaptable.
Must communicate well and be able to take notes and direction.

Measures of Performance:

Must achieve set quota per week/month.

Apply here:- https://selecthr.accessacloud.com/HR20153/rEcruit/Recruitment/VacancyDetails.aspx?VacNo=169
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Assistant Technical Director

Department: 3D
Location: London
Reports To: CG Supervisor

Key Purpose of the Job:

Provide support to TDs and CG supervisors in the smooth running of shots through a show pipeline.

Needs to Do:

ATDs are tasked with monitoring disk usage, managing throughput on the render farm and building and maintaining elements of the show pipeline.

Needs to Know:

A good knowledge of Maya is required, as well as a good working knowledge of Python and shell scripting. Houdini, C or C++ is a welcome bonus.
A degree or equivalent in Computer Graphics, Computer Science or other related course.

Needs to Be:

Pro-active.
Very meticulous and accurate, and able to monitor and identify potential efficiencies in a production pipeline.
Able to take direction and feedback well from a supervisor.
Team oriented.
Adaptable.
Accepting of change.

Measures of Performance:

On time delivery.
Continuous improvement.

Apply here:- https://selecthr.accessacloud.com/HR20153/rEcruit/Recruitment/VacancyDetails.aspx?VacNo=4075
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Compositor

Department: DNegTV
Location: London
Reports To: DNeg TV VFX Supervisor

Key Purpose of the Job:

To seamlessly integrate all the layers or elements of a shot, including live-action and computer graphic elements. Compositors work closely with Visual Effects Supervisors and 2D Supervisors to composite the numerous elements that complete a visual effects shot.

Needs to Do:

Blue/green screen extractions.
Seamless integration of live action, miniature and CGI sources.
Take part in client reviews.
Follow production methodologies and develop creative approaches and problem-solving.
Performing all aspects of composite fx design.

Needs to Know:

You must have a minimum of 5-6 years VFX industry experience.
Experience in using Nuke.
A knowledge and interest in photography and practical lighting is helpful.
Critical eye for detail, and strong communication skills.

Needs to Be:

Pro-active.
Team oriented.
Adaptable.
Able to accept change.
Calm under pressure.
Able to work to a TV VFX schedule.

Measures of Performance:

Quality of final VFX shots.
On time delivery.
Continuous improvement.

Apply here:- https://selecthr.accessacloud.com/HR20153/rEcruit/Recruitment/VacancyDetails.aspx?VacNo=4038
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Tech Support

Department: Technology
Location: London
Reports to: CTO

Job Position Summary:

We’re looking for a smart, driven VFX enthusiast to join our Technology team, providing technical and application support to our 900 employees in our central London office. Support includes diagnosis and resolution of issues arising from production applications, including Maya, Nuke and Houdini. Working from our Great Portland Street offices, you will join a team of around 25 staff in the Technology department.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide technical support via telephone, email, remote control and in person.
Diagnose and resolve problems.
Liaise with third-party providers.
Track faults through our ticketing system.
Ensure that employees are kept up to date with progress.
Answer employees questions.

Person Specification:

An enthusiastic individual seeking an IT support role within a creative environment.

Education/Qualifications:

Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related area.
Good A level or equivalent grades.

Skill Requirements:

Able to work autonomously and within a team.
Work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.
Self-motivated.
Keen to learn – through on the job training and personal study.
Good time management and priority handling.
Previous experience of working in a customer facing environment.
Ability to diagnose and resolve problems.
Initiative to find answers to new questions.
Professional working attitude.
Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal.

Technical Skills:

Creative applications such as Maya, Houdini or Nuke.
Linux.

Apply here:- https://selecthr.accessacloud.com/HR20153/rEcruit/Recruitment/VacancyDetails.aspx?VacNo=4064%20
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Tech Runner

Department: Tech
Location: London
Reports To: Tech Support

Key Purpose of the Job:

Assisting the Technology Department in supporting the production staff.
Tech Running is a foot in the door at Double Negative and a chance to move into Technology Support or to train and progress into other areas of the business. To replace those that have moved up, we are always looking for bright, motivated, enthusiastic Tech Runners who have a passion to work within VFX.

Needs to Do:

Workstation Support: directly supporting all employees in the facility, carrying-out workstation moves between rooms, floors and sites smoothly and efficiently.
Peripherals: Managing and fulfilling requests for peripherals such as monitors, keyboards, tablets and other workstation equipment. Storing, sourcing and delivering equipment to and from employees.
Render Wrangling: Supporting the designers as they feed their work through the distributed rendering system.
Image Quality Control: Monitor calibrations, projector calibrations, maintaining viewing environments etc.
Misc: Assisting the Technology Department with their day-to-day tasks.

Needs to Have:

Excellent customer service skills.
Computer literacy, knowledge of how to dismantle and set up a basic workstation.
A professional and friendly phone manner.

Needs to Be:

Friendly!
Enthusiastic.
Pro-active.
Confident using initiative.
Enjoy helping people.
Hard worker.
Passionate about Film.

Apply here:- https://selecthr.accessacloud.com/HR20153/rEcruit/Recruitment/VacancyDetails.aspx?VacNo=4065
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