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Scanline VFX Recruiting Senior 3D Generalist, Senior FX Artist, Senior Max/Maya Pipeline Developer, Digital Production Manager & Senior VFX Coordinator

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Senior 3D Generalist

Current projects in production: Batman vs Superman, Hunger Games Mocking Jay: Part 1, San Andreas, Fast & Furious 7, Pan, and Heart of the Sea.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

• Ability to execute a broad range of VFX tasks including look development, lighting objects, modeling, texturing, animation and rendering
• Experience with 3dsMax software preferred, but will also consider Maya Generalist with a willingness to learn 3dsMax
• Basic understanding of Max Scripting
• Must be able to work under the guidance of a CG Supervisor or VFX Supervisor to achieve desired level of aesthetic quality and technical accuracy
• Proven development skills
• Strong sense of compositions, light and color

Education, Experience and Skills Required:

• At least 5 years live action visual effects experience
• Working knowledge the following software: V-Ray, Thinking Particles
• Some working experience and knowledge of shader writing, and lighting
• Possess strong technical skills and ability to learn new software quickly
• Experience compositing a plus
• Solid knowledge of principles of 3D
• Must have the ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned VFX Tasks
• Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines

To apply for any of our open positions, please submit a cover letter and resume with a link to your online website/portfolio to: jobs_van@scanlinevfx.com

We are unable to return materials, so please don’t submit originals. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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Senior FX Artist

Current projects in production: Batman vs Superman, Hunger Games Mocking Jay: Part 1, San Andreas, Fast & Furious 7, Pan, and Heart of the Sea.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

• Ability to execute a broad range of VFX tasks including look development, lighting objects, modeling, texturing, animation and rendering
• Proficient in 3dsMax
• Must be able to work under the guidance of a CG Supervisor or VFX Supervisor to achieve desired level of aesthetic quality and technical accuracy
• Proven development skills
• Strong sense of compositions, light and color
• Develop and produce realistic representations of FX design, i.e. smoke, fire, water, particles, using computer-assisted design (3dsMax) software for feature films or commercials
• May adapt existing images or plates
• Prepare graphic elements of subjects to be rendered using multimedia software, imagine processing, layout and design software

Education, Experience and Skills Required:

• At least 4 years live action visual effects experience
• Experience training in multimedia design with an emphasis on Visual Effects
• Working knowledge the following software: V-Ray, Thinking Particles and/or Particle Flow
• Some working experience and knowledge of shader writing, and lighting
• Creative ability and artistic talent, demonstrated by previous work
• Possess strong technical skills and ability to learn new software quickly
• Experience compositing a plus
• Solid knowledge of principles of 3D
• Must have the ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned VFX Tasks
• Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines

To apply for any of our open positions, please submit a cover letter and resume with a link to your online website/portfolio to: jobs_van@scanlinevfx.com

We are unable to return materials, so please don’t submit originals. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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Senior Max/Maya Pipeline Developer

Current projects in production: Batman vs Superman, Hunger Games Mocking Jay: Part 1, San Andreas, Fast & Furious 7, Pan, and Heart of the Sea.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

• Works with the Head of Technology to architect, develop and maintain new and existing production tools and supporting modules in 3dsmax, Maya, and other software used by our facilities, using primarily maxscript, python and mel.
Responsibilities also include automating the use of Flowline, our proprietary, Academy Award-winning simulation software — connecting it to our asset management system and creating an optimized workflow according to long-term and production-specific needs.

Education, Experience, and Skills Required

• Design, build, and maintain software using a variety of languages, tools, and 3rd-party packages in a team environment
• Advanced expertise with 3Ds Max and/or Maya a requirement, specifically with the ability to program new tools and plug-ins for project based needs
• 3+ years VFX Pipeline experience required
• Excellent Maxscript, Python, C++, and MEL knowledge
• Experience automating complex processes of scenes that consist of a large number of VFX assets.
• Experience with Motion Capture and other VFX related simulations
• Production experience with computer graphics application software: 3Ds Max and/or Maya
• VFX development production experience with a deep understanding of pipeline based workflows from start to finish including but not limited to production and delivery deadlines.
• Masters degree in Mathematics of related study required
• Excellence in problem solving
• Must be detail oriented, organized, and able to handle a variety of tasks in an efficient manner.
• Ability to handle high stress environments
• Must be able to work well with a wide range of personality types
Additional Skills That are a Plus:
• Basic knowledge of the API, SDK of any 3D packages
• Linux experience
• Qt, PyQt knowledge
• Knowledge of relational database design and implementation
• Development experience with digital media formats, media viewers and media architectures as related to the computer animation and/or visual effects production.
• Knowledge of compositing applications, Nuke preferred.
• Familiarity with any other computer graphics related software not listed above
• Understanding and experience with client-server and other multi-tiered system environments.

To apply for any of our open positions, please submit a cover letter and resume with a link to your online website/portfolio to: jobs_van@scanlinevfx.com

We are unable to return materials, so please don’t submit originals. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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Digital Production Manager

Current projects in production: Batman vs Superman, Hunger Games Mocking Jay: Part 1, San Andreas, Fast & Furious 7, Pan, and Heart of the Sea.
The Digital Production Manager (DPM) reports to the VFX Producer. He/she is responsible for watching over the day-to-day operations of the show within the facility. He/she works with the VFX Producer to define the “broad strokes” deliverable and milestones of the show and with the CG and Compositing Supervisors, and Pipeline Technical Directors to determine specific and detailed milestones in order to support the schedule, budget and technological needs of the show.

Responsibilities include:

• In tandem with the VFX Producer, helps determine show crewing and scheduling.
• Manages day-to-day operations of the show within the facility, including IO, editorial, and coordination.
• In tandem with the VFX Producer, managers the overall timely information flow within the show and between the show and facility.
• Works closely with Pipeline as well as the CG and Comp Supervisors and department leads to maximize efficiencies within the production and the facility.
• Oversees render queue prioritization and management to ensure efficiencies and adherence to the schedule.

Requirements:

• A four year university degree
• 3 Years experience on major feature films, additional commercial or episodic experience a plus.
• Experience building facility VFX pipelines.
• Interest in and understanding of technological advancements within the industry.
• Shotgun or other production management software expertise.
• Advance excel experience preferred, but not required.
• Outsource experience preferred, but not required.

To apply for any of our open positions, please submit a cover letter and resume with a link to your online website/portfolio to: jobs_van@scanlinevfx.com

We are unable to return materials, so please don’t submit originals. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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Senior VFX Coordinator

Current projects in production: Batman vs Superman, Hunger Games Mocking Jay: Part 1, San Andreas, Fast & Furious 7, Pan, and Heart of the Sea.
This position has a projected start date of: End of August 2014.

SR VFX COORDINATOR

– Under the guidance of the Digital Producer or Digital Production Manager, schedules and tracks progress of tasks for assigned artists or sequences in the production tracking system.
– Follows up with artists on a daily basis to ensure task deliveries remain on schedule
– Communicates any schedule changes to appropriate artists, Supervisors and Production team as needed
– Experience with production tracking software, Shotgun, and asset management
– Should have comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
– Minimum 3 years visual effects production experience preferred
– Should have highly developed communication skills to facilitate interdepartmental needs

To apply for any of our open positions, please submit a cover letter and resume with a link to your online website/portfolio to: jobs_van@scanlinevfx.com

We are unable to return materials, so please don’t submit originals. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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