This role is based in Vancouver, BC but may require travel to the LA studio. The CG Supervisor oversees the day-to-day operations of the show within the facility.
He / she is responsible for ensuring clear communication to the 3D team within the show, and that the 3D departments deliver on time.
Along with the VFX Supervisor, he / she is responsible for artistic cohesion with the client.
Works directly with leadership team and other VFX Supervisors to determine and advise technical solutions
Ensure quality of work is of the highest standards
Advises and ensures timely delivery of production department assignments and scheduling
Collaborates with other department managers on dailies, workflow and pipeline strategies, providing ongoing improvement to processes and methodology
Responsible for workflow, organization, shot continuity, grain continuity, and quality control metrics
Will be expected to spot check individual work of other artists and evaluate quality and efficiency of team’s work
Mentors team members and conducts performance evaluations
Assesses quality, problem solves and escalates as needed
Serves as key technical expert on shows as well as facility
Other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
At least 6+ years live action visual effects experience, on high profile feature films
Demonstrates strong technical and leadership capabilities
Experience in leading, mentoring and training large teams
Exceptional artistic skills and organizational skills; understands how to prioritize the necessary tasks and assignments
Ability to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas clearly (written + verbal)
Well rounded working knowledge of the technical and artistic aspects of live action and visual effects, as well as a deep understanding of CG pipelines
Experience and knowledge of all 3D areas (modeling, rigging, texturing, look development, character fx, fx & lighting) as well as keenness to learn our Flowline (Scanline proprietary software)
Experience in 3dsMax (preferred)
Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines