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Seeking experienced CG Lead (Hive-FX, Portland, OR)

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Hive-FX is currently looking for a skilled CG Lead for a major network television series and a variety of commercial projects.

This person is responsible for a lead role in the Lookdev / Lighting 3D Department, while ensuring that good and clear communication occurs at all levels between CG Artists and the CG Supervisor. This position reports directly to the HIVE-FX CG Supervisor and VFX Supervisor.
Strong creative and technical skills in CG production and competency in all other areas of 3D including modeling, texturing, lighting, effects animation and rendering. Must be experienced in realistic lighting, matching background live action plates, have the ability to create realistic Human/Creature textures in a fast pace environment.
The ideal candidate will not only be a strong asset to our already stellar team but is an artist that is passionate about their work and had the drive to push HIVE-FX to new levels.


Extensive knowledge of surfacing in Maya+Vray, Maya+Mental Ray and C4D+HAIR
In depth knowledge of Photoshop, C4D, Mari, Mudbox and/or ZBrush.
Familiar with the multi-pass rendering methods and adaption to complex pipelines.
Have a great eye for color, light, matching characters to environments and excellent attention to detail.


Able and willing to live and work in Portland, OR.
Strives for the highest quality of work.
Qualify creative and technical solutions in every stage of CG production.
Co-manage artist responsibilities with CG Supervisor and coordinate schedules to ensure work is delivered on time.
Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.
Critical eye for detail and design.
Energetic, self motivated and detail oriented.
Excellent leadership, communication and problem solving skills.
Willing to work long hours and is dependable and flexible.
Must have extensive experience with integration of 3D elements into plates.
Must submit link to portfolio along with resume. Applications without a reel will not be accepted.
This is a contract position with a possibility of full-time employment.

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