Stargate Studios

Character Lead/TD

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada - Contracted

STARGATE STUDIOS VANCOUVER IS SEEKING A TALENTED AND EXPERIENCED INDIVIDUAL TO JOIN US IN A LEAD CHARACTER AND TD ROLE

Stargate Studios is an award winning VFX Company with boutique operations in 8 cities located in Canada, the US, Europe, and the Middle East specializing in photo-real visual effects for feature film, episodic television and commercials.

Why we'd like you to work here:

  • We pour our passion into what we do, and we bring that passion to life in the visual effects we create every day.
  • We represent a diverse network of talented artists from around the world working on a wide variety of exciting projects.
  • We're busy, we're growing and we're looking for the best talent!

What we'd like from you:

  • Experiencing leading a team surrounding character animation. MoCap experience with Motion Builder is a must. Some keyframe experience a plus.
  • Good understanding rigging for characters and creatures in Maya for MoCap purposes.
  • Working knowledge of character pipelines, ability to assist in development and implementation of pipeline and workflows.
  • Experience in different areas of animation and feature work.
  • Must be a team player and have positive attitude.

What we'd like you to do:

  • Work with our production teams to execute animation for both MoCap and keyframe animation of various characters.
  • Work with artists and CG Supervisor to execute animation notes. Communication plays a key role in your day to day.
  • Troubleshoot any issues in the character pipeline during pre-production and production.
  • Participate in all facets of production for characters in our upcoming projects..

Preference will be given to applicants who are Canadian Citizens and those with Permanent Resident of Canada status.

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