Full Time Job

Virtual Production Stage Manager

Scanline VFX

Los Angeles, CA 07-03-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

• Manages and oversees the acquisition and scheduling of motion capture (both real-time and recorded sessions) from varying systems- ranging from large stages to personal devices- and to assist in the hiring and supervision of stage technicians and PAs for support where necessary
• Keeps the stage areas and equipment operational, clean, organized and safe, and ensures that requirements for professional talent bookings (such as safety protocols for stunt teams) and client expectations and comfort are met
• Provide both on-set and remote support for all of our clients directly when in session
• Works closely with our Virtual Production Supervisors and production teams, ensuring regular, clear communication and liaison at all times, allowing for the most efficient and effective workflows

• Minimum three (3) years of experience as a Stage Manager of large mocap volumes in a client-facing capacity
• Minimum ten (10) years of experience working with motion capture technologies, such as high-end optical (Vicon, Giant, Motion Analysis etc.) and inertial (Xsens, Noitom)
• Previous experience supervising team members, and working directly with other department heads
• In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience with motion capture software such as Blade, Cortex, Motive, MVN Animate (related scripting skills a bonus)
• Experience with 3D engines and software eg. Unreal, Unity, Maya, Motionbuilder, 3ds Max
• Experienced and up to date with virtual production methodologies
• Pro-active, self-directed and motivated
• Excellent communication and organizational skills
• Solutions-oriented with a passion for team success
• A keen interest in emerging tech


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