LEAD FX

Job description

We are looking for a team leader who will be in charge of the FX department. This person will have to use his/her creativity and technical skills to create various effects simulations for our CG projects (movies, TV series, game cinematics, etc.). He will establish his team's work methods while taking into account the pipeline requirements. Through his leadership, this person supervises, guides and develops his team to surpass itself and achieve the quality for which Squeeze is renowned.

Responsibilities

  • Design and create FX animations, procedural simulations, dynamic simulations, high quality particle and fluid systems and other special effects techniques ;
  • Work closely with the TD pipeline to develop the FX pipeline and create tools to facilitate and enhance the production of character effects;
  • Collaborate with the CG Supervisor to establish the creative and technical approach to simulation for different projects (movies, TV series, trailers);
  • Set the standards for his team by continually raising the bar for speed, quality of work and adaptability;
  • Acting as a mentor to the team, guiding, supervising and coaching them;


Job requirements

Developed artistic sense ;

  • Attention to detail;
  • Creative;
  • Team spirit;
  • Strong technical problem solving skills;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Open to constructive criticism;
  • Sense of organization;
  • Autonomous.
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  • DEC/AEC or university degree related to the position (3D animation, multimedia, etc.);
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a 3D artist in the animated film industry and concrete team leadership experience.
  • Minimum 3 years experience as a team leader
  • Mastery of nHair, nCloth, Ziva
  • Experience
  • Knowledge of Maya and Houdini
  • Python scripting experience