- 99 Prince, Montréal, Canada
- Department: Pipeline
- City: Montreal
- Specialty: Pipeline
Artist-driven company by nature, it’s our mission to give talented artists the freedom and resources they need to deliver quality work and to thrive in a fun and creative environment.
As Houdini TD, you will be responsible for maintaining and improving the internal pipeline by working closely with different CG teams to ensure a common and standardised approach to the workflow, tool development and support.
Key responsibilities :
creating scripts and tools
creating, testing, and implementing new features
providing maintenance and support to the internal FX, CFX, environnement, lighting and layout teams
helping to engineer solutions (tools and workflow) for pipeline enhancements and fixes
working directly with artists to investigate and address urgent issues related to custom pipeline tools
Continuously improve pipeline
Qualification and experience :
5 years of experience in the VFX industry
strong understanding of 3d geometric attributes and principles
Proven pipeline TD experience in animated features, animated TV series and/or VFX feature films
Experience using and troubleshooting in Houdini software
excellent knowledge of Python and Houdini,
previous experience in Linux shell scripting
proficiency working with one or more renderers (e.g. Renderman, Mantra, Arnold, etc.), and experience with renderer specific file formats
a strong understanding of production processes and artist workflows within film and television visual effects pipelines
Experience with Pixar’s Universal Scene Description.