Pipeline Technical Director

We are looking for a passionate and creative individual to join our VFX team!

Your mission:

Reports to the Director of Visual Effects, the Technical Director has the mandate to develop and optimize the VFX department pipeline as well as to define the standard and technical limits for artists. As a technology leader, the technical director is constantly aware of new trends and acts as an innovator in the VFX field.

Your responsibilities:

  • Anticipate technical problems during production meetings;
  • Offer technical solutions to achieve production goals;
  • Determine and optimize the workflow of artists;
  • Coordinate with the development team the implementation of production requests;
  • Filter and prioritize production development requests;
  • Ensure the technical quality of the elements generated by the artists;
  • Test pipeline tools in a production context;
  • Identify the sources of artists' technical problems;
  • Identify the technical and material needs of production;
  • Carry out research and development in order to analyze and master new technologies;
  • Provide expertise during production meetings and answer technical questions from customers and colleagues from other sectors.

Your profile:

  • Experience in 3D modelling, texturing or FX
  • Experience with a 3D Renderer software (ideally Arnold)
  • Familiar with Maya, Nuke and Houdini
  • Knowledge of Shotgun, Python, Mari, Substance and ZBrush, an asset
  • Excellent knowledge of French and English, both oral and written
  • Great organisational skills, autonomy and ease of adaptation
  • Demonstrated ability to lead multiple projects simultaneously
  • Attention to detail, good management of priorities and resourcefulness
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good communication skills and teamwork
  • Passion for the profession

Our offer !

  • Passionate, dynamic and creative team;
  • Participation in various projects with stimulating challenges in the context of a rapidly changing production environment;
  • Comprehensive competitive benefits plan;
  • Workplace near public transport;
  • Respect for work-life balance;
  • French and English courses available;
  • Possibility of obtaining an additional week of vacation annually.
Please submit your resume here.

Pipeline Technical Director