JOB: VFX TEAM LEAD

Melbourne Office

Who we are:

AIRBAG is a boutique advertising production company, headquartered in Melbourne.

It has a strong and broad live action offering, and also offers full end-to-end post production capabilities, including visual effects, animation and emerging technologies.


We need:

We're looking for a passionate VFX Team Lead with a can-do attitude to oversee a diverse range of projects; across a broad spread of disciplines. You’re a VFX generalist with extensive experience on the tools and an in-depth knowledge of up-to-date techniques. 


You'll be:

Assisting the Post Producer with managing projects through estimation to delivery

Assisting AIRBAG directors to conceptualise their projects, pre-visualise tricky shots and generate vfx shot lists

Attending shoots as a VFX supervisor

Contributing to the design and maintenance of a world class VFX pipeline

Managing a small team of top-notch operators to execute our projects

Using your extensive skills hands on to do world class VFX and animation work


An extensive VFX background and at least 5 years experience

Residency and the right to work in Australia

You’ll be a good manager of your own time (and others) and appreciate the importance of delivering projects on time and on budget

A great deal of knowledge about; if not personal skill in the disciplines:

  • 3D modelling, animation, rigging, texturing, rendering, compositing, re-touching, green-screen, in-camera techniques, scripting, emerging technologies etc

Extensive experience and deep working knowledge of:

  • 3Ds Max / Maya
  • Vray / Redshift
  • Nuke

Ideally some exposure to, or at least a willingness to learn:

  • Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop
  • Thinkbox Deadline
  • Substance Designer, Painter
  • Houdini, Cinema4D
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Arena/Motive, Motion Builder
  • Zbrush, Mudbox
  • Unity, Unreal engine

Attention to detail, a sense of humour, unflappable under pressure and great personal initiative
 

You've got:


A genuine respect for work-life balance and a culture that discourages crazy hours

A great roster of creative people who are passionate about creating great work

Great clientele that value our internationally awarded catalog of completed work

Great coffee

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