CROWD SUPERVISOR

Job No: SVFX950
Location: VANCOUVER

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CROWD SUPERVISOR

 

JOB SUMMARY

The Crowd Supervisor is responsible for studio wide management of the crowd department, leading teams of TD’s and coordinating with all levels of production

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate and communicate with Supervisors and Producers in order to implement efficient and effective ways to integrate crowd pipeline and problem solve if any issues for feature film development.
  • On-going communication with artists, leads, production and supervisor regarding schedules, deadlines and shot/sequence feedback; attend all relevant meetings on shots, sequences and production.
  • Training of junior TD’s and Generalists in crowd specific pipeline disciplines
  • Supervise motion capture sessions where necessary for show and studio motion libraries
  • Develop pipeline tools and workflows for crowds at both show and studio levels

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience is an asset
  • Minimum 4 years crowd experience in a feature production setting
  • Experience with Massive required
  • Maya knowledge required
  • Experience with other Maya based crowd simulation tools preferred (Miarmy, Golaem)
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision; strong troubleshooting/problem solving ability
  • Understanding of all parts of post production pipeline with a focus on Animation/rigging
  • Motionbuilder desired
  • Max Knowledge desired
  • Python / C++ experience desired

 

BENEFITS INCLUDED
+Extended Medical
+Disability Insurance
+Dental Insurance

 

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    We keep your resume on file for 6 months so no need to apply again unless there are significant changes or unless you're applying for a different position.
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  • Resume - Include in your resume the names of the company's you worked with and the dates you were there. Max 2 pages.
  • Cover Letter - tell us a little about yourself and what makes you the ideal candidate.
  • Reel Breakdown - demonstrates what you did on each shot and the tools used - Go ahead! Show off your talent/skills here.

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