Full Time Job

FX Supervisor

Scanline VFX

Los Angeles, CA 04-26-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

• Develops and produces a wide variety of realistic visual effects, including but not limited to destruction, smoke, fire, water and the supernatural
• Be responsive to the needs of the FX department, identifies and defines them, communicates them and follows up with the Development team
• Reviews simulations based on client requirements and offer feedback in a timely and positive manner
• Participates in the FX department's recruitment effort by reviewing and interviewing candidates
• Works with the Director of CG and Department Manager on expanding the department's roadmap
• Works within the established pipeline and offers constructive suggestions to improve the process
• Helps develop and explore new ways to enhance results and FX team

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
• Minimum five (5) years of experience in live action FX work and previous experience in a supervision and/or lead role
• Creative ability and artistic talent, demonstrated by previous work
• Knowledge of Houdini and/or 3ds Max (required)
• Strong experience in creating a wide variety of simulations (destruction, atmospheric, fluid, supernatural, etc.)
• Understanding of physics, realistic motion, and assorted natural phenomena at different scales
• Exceptional technical skills, the ability to learn new software quickly, and a hunger to stay on the leading edge
• Strong willingness to grow, learn new methods and share knowledge with others
• Ability to manage schedule and expectations alongside with production team
• Ability to showcase show management and people management skills while supervising a show
• Excellent communication skills and an open mind
• Team player able to work in a cooperative, fast-paced environment
• Compositing and scripting experience a plus

• Flowline
• Thinking Particle
• FumeFX
• Krakatoa
• MAXScript

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gkkqyk-3-236-231-61-42 in your application.

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