Pipeline TD

  • New York, United States

Pipeline TD

Job description

Framestore's Integrated Advertising division is looking for a Pipeline Technical Director for our New York office.
This role will work with the global pipeline team to provide pipeline and data management support for Framestore's Integrated Advertising division

  • Develop, document, and maintain tools for our visual effects pipeline
  • Train and support artists in using pipeline tools
  • Work with a globally-managed pipeline development team
  • Work in a diverse international visual effects studio environment
  • Assist with monitoring of disk space and rendering resource usage
  • Conduct ongoing research and recommend workflows that will improve efficiency

Job requirements

Required Skills:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work to both long and short deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize production tasks in a frequently-changing environment
  • Detail oriented with a strong ability to multitask
  • Good understanding of the entire visual effects process, from shooting to modeling and texturing, animation, rendering and compositing
  • General understanding of networking and performance issues that arise with automated tools
  • Programming experience in Python
  • Experience developing software for a 3D application such as Maya or Houdini
  • Experience developing for other applications such as Nuke
  • Experience on UNIX/Linux and Windows operating systems

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Git or another DVCS
  • Experience with Shotgun or another production database
  • Experience with the Qt application framework
  • Experience with C, C++, MEL, Bourne and C shell
  • Visual effects production experience
  • Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

Framestore is proud to employ extraordinary talent across all genders, races, nationalities, religions, ages, abilities and sexual preferences. We aim to encourage and support all of our current and future employees to achieve their potential. No job applicant will receive less favourable treatment on any basis when applying for a career with us.