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Maya Pipeline Engineer

Heather Zolisby on Jul 7, 2017
Location
Vancouver, Canada
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Job Category
VFX
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced
Pay / Salary
Hourly
Job Description
HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/

Celebrating over 25 years in the industry, Scanline VFX specializes in creating complex visual effects for high end, block buster feature films with studios worldwide: Vancouver, Los Angeles, Munich, and Stuttgart. Founded in Germany, the company expanded to Los Angeles in 2007 and opened the largest studio in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia in 2011. In 2015 it won the Emmy for Outstanding Visual Effects for their work on Game of Thrones. Scanline VFX has received multiple Academy Award Nominations for Best Achievement in Visual Effects: 2014 for Iron Man 3 and in 2010 for its work on director Clint Eastwoods Hereafter. We are also well known for our proprietary, in-house fluid effects software Flowline, for which it received a 2008 Scientific and Technical Achievement Academy Award.


TITLE
MAYA PIPELINE DEVELOPER

JOB SUMMARY
Reporting to Pipeline Leadership; designs, builds, and maintains in-house pipeline tools. Active pipeline team member supporting artist/production teams across studio projects. Demonstrated Intermediate skill level and up with; Maya, Python and Mel Script.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Works daily with Pipeline Management team to identify and implement existing and new features.Attends daily scrum meetings.Trouble shoot artist tool issues; develop effective solutions in collaboration w/pipeline team.Support Production team; attend production meetings as need for information and requirements gathering.Write Technical Briefs and provide supporting documentationIdentifies early areas of improvement; escalates issues as needed.Various tasks assigned as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
BA Computer Science, Math, or similar discipline (PREFERRED)
2+ years’ experience in VFX, Gaming, or similar development environment.
Maya, Python, Mel Script (REQUIRED)
C++, Maya API, Shotgun, 3DsMax, Nuke, QT, ArchViz a plus
Experience delivering complete milestones/tasks under tight deadlines
Strong written + verbal communication skills.Eye for detail, initiative, and excellent organizational skills.
Team player and able to work independently with minimal supervision
Strong trouble shooting/problem solving ability.

BENEFITS INCLUDED
+Extended Medical
+Disability Insurance
+Dental Insurance

HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/
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