FuseFX Recruiting Jr Pipeline TD
As the Jr Pipeline TD you will be supporting the studio’s 2D Pipeline Engineering team through engineering and scripting, which will assist the Compositing, Editorial and Matte Painting departments. You will be working with the Department TDs and creative team to ensure shots can be delivered to the very highest standard.
FuseFX is an award-winning Visual Effects Studio providing visual effects services for episodic television, feature films, commercials, virtual and VR productions. Founded in 2006, the company employes 800+ personnel across eight studio locations: our flagship office in Los Angeles, CA, New York City, Vancouver, BC., and Atlanta. Our offices in Montreal, Toronto, and Bogota are serviced by FOLKS VFX. Folks joined the FuseFX family of brands in 2020. Our Adelaide, AUS location is serviced by Rising Sun Pictures which joined our FuseFX family of brands in 2021.
Maintain and support custom tools/templates/scripts, both creative and pipeline, for the 2d team (Compositing, Matte Painting) under the direction of the Head of Pipeline.
Work in conjunction with Pipeline and 2D team to effectively problem solve, acting as a first line of support for all workflow & productivity issues within the 2d team.
Identify issues to prioritize for Pipeline response & support where appropriate.
Work with the Pipeline team and the 2D team to identify areas of innovation and automation.
Develop new tools to support individual shot production and general workflow.
Traits of a Successful Jr TD:
Proven technical experience in VFX feature films / television series
Mid-level Nuke skills
Junior to Mid-level experience with scripting and Nuke
Experience developing Nuke gizmos/tools
Knowledge of developing Nuke plugins with the NDK is a plus
Knowledge of Nuke Studio is considered an asset
Experience with Git is an asset
Expert-level understanding of techniques and technologies relating to compositing, matte painting and editorial such as: OpenColorIO, Projections & Nuke 3d system, 2d digital image processing and EDL/XML editorial workflows.
Solid understanding of a VFX pipeline from shooting to modeling to texturing, animation, lighting and rendering, compositing, technical editorial, and DI
Experience with Python, C++, PySide/PyQt/Qt a plus