Added by on 2013-09-06

Double Negative hiring, Double Negative Singapore Hiring


  • Job Title: Effects Technical Director
  • Department: 3D
  • Location: London
  • Closing Date:
  • Reports To: Head of 3D
  • Direct Reports: CG Supervisor and Sequence Supervisor

Key Purpose of the Job

Through complex problem solving, using both Maya and Double Negative’s proprietary Voxel based render system and custom pipeline tools, creating VFX for film.

Needs To Do

  • The position of FX Technical Director requires someone with a thorough knowledge of 3D Computer Graphics, with several years of experience in a similar role working on broadcast or film projects.

Needs To Know

  • Full knowledge of Maya (Mel knowledge a plus) and/or Houdini
  • Effects animation experience
  • Familiarity with pipeline issues
  • Experience in producing effects such as smoke, fire, clouds, water, steam and explosions, plus experience with particle and rendering voxel based systems
  • Minimum of 6 months demonstrable experience in effects work on feature films
  • A good general TD BG is desirable

Needs To Be

  • Pro-active
  • Technically adept
  • Team oriented
  • Adaptable
  • Able to take direction

Measures of Performance

  • Delivery of required content, on time
  • Continuous improvement

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email with your CV, covering letter, showreel and breakdown.