Job Title: Maya Effects TD Location: London, U.K. Starts: Over the coming weeks. Due to current and upcoming projects Cinesite has a number of positions available within in our Effects Department so we would like to hear from Maya Effects TD’s.
The main focus of the position will be to create destruction effects, fire, smoke and dust with a combination of Maya’s rigid body dynamics, particles and fluids simulations and inhouse proprietary tools.
Excellent Maya effects skills
Experience in creating effects such as fire, smoke, destruction, explosions, mist, dust or similar
Thorough understanding of simulation techniques and technologies relating to Effects
Good working knowledge of Renderman preferred. Basic shader writing skills are a plus
Mel and Python programming skills are an a advantage
You must be able to work well within a team to develop new tools for ongoing productions whilst also being able to solve shot-specific issues independently
Previous film industry experience is preferred
We welcome applications from Junior, Mid and Senior/Lead Level FX Technical Directors.
Along with your CV please submit a showreel demonstrating previous experience with Maya fluid, dynamics and particles. Please include a shot breakdown.
To apply, please go to www.cinesite.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org