Lead CG Lighting & Compositor Job Summary
The CG Lighting Lead, under the direction of the CG Supervisor and Art Director, will primarily be responsible to establish the look of the show in shot production. This position will lead artists, and assure production deadlines are met. This role will also adhere to the quality established with all stakeholders.
- Develop specifications and standards for the Lighting and Comp Department
- Work jointly with other departments when necessary to solve production issues
- Maintain comprehensive knowledge of particular areas involved Lighting, Rendering and Compositing
- Develop and transform 2D Colour Keys into CG Production Shots
- Plan and delegate assignments to the team and assure production deadlines are met
- Plan coverage of upcoming events and assign work accordingly
- Assist in developing, implementing, and measuring the final look of the show with the Director, Art Director and CG Supervisor
- Provide guidance to ensure lighting artists will be able to complete their assigned tasks
- Identify and report issues that may arise and affect the production timeline
- Five or more years experience working in CG TV Series
- Knowledge of colour theory, layout, and design principles
- Thorough knowledge of Lighting, Shading, and Texturing in Maya
- Knowledge in various Rendering Software – Redshift and Vray
- Knowledge in Various Compositing Software- Nuke and Fusion
- Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
- Ability to plan, organize, and effectively present ideas and concepts
- Ability to adapt to new technology
- Ability to identify issues and implement creative and strategic solutions to overcome problems
- Strong formal and informal leadership skills
- Working in an open concept studio environment
- Operation of desktop computer
- Extended periods of sitting
- Interaction with Production, Director, Art Director, CG Supervisor and other Department Leads
- Attendance and conducting of presentations
- Suggested working hours on weekdays between 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Acknowledgement And Agreement
Industrial Brothers is an equal opportunity employer and strives to ensure that its hiring process meets the needs of all persons with disabilities. As such, Industrial Brothers will provide reasonable accommodation for any applicant, as requested during the hiring process.
All crew must have at least 2-5 years experience working in the animation or film industry. Working in pre-school or children’s TV is a plus.
Ontario residency and Canadian Citizenship required.
Please send detailed resume & samples of work with the position in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org
No phone calls please. Due to the high volume of applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.