Full Time Job

Previz Supervisor

Scanline VFX

Montreal, QC 09-04-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

• Collaborates with the Director, VFX Supervisor, and other creatives within the production team, to deliver previz sequences that fulfill the team's vision
• Works closely with the Producers and Production team to ensure that schedules are created, maintained and remain up to date
• Contributes to the bidding phase of the project by helping provide estimates for the work required
• Works with pipeline and engineering teams to develop and improve the pipeline and tools
• Trains and supports the previz team, as part of their own career progression
• Communicates clearly and confidently across different teams, from client to editorial, to production, and builds good relationships with them.
• Helps develop talent and foster professional growth among the stage crew

• Three (3) years of experience in a supervisory role on large scale previz projects
• Experience working in a client-facing role with Directors and key creative
• Experience in Supervisor role for AAA Film and Television projects
• Great visual storytelling skills and a well-grounded understanding of the language of the camera. Framing, perspective, lenses, coverage, continuity, camera movement, blocking
• Proven track record of leadership on previous projects
• Knowledge and experience in real-time rendering and content creation with Unreal Engine
• Possess a strong understanding of the principles of animation and the ability to block animation themselves.
• 3D Generalist skills: have a well-rounded skillset: lighting, modeling, layout, animation
• Technical knowledge of various DCC software like 3ds Max, Maya, Houdini, Nuke, Unreal Engine
• Background or experience in fine art which shows a thorough understanding of physical, motion, weight, and balance
• Ability to debug technical problems and follow up for assistance if required
• Solid camera animation work (laying out shots, staging, using film camera or on-set experience)
• Programming experience with python, C++ advantageous
• Experience with virtual production workflows and technologies advantageous

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpj5x0-3-230-144-31-42 in your application.