Senior CGI Supervisor/FX TD

3 month contract, starting early November 2012
Salary negotiable dependant on experience
37.5 hours per week, Gas Ferry Road

We are looking for a Senior CGI Technical Director to technically direct and support all areas of CGI productions.

Applicants must have substantial experience of working as a senior TD in a CG production environment, with strong skills in key 3D CG applications, Maya/Renderman (RMS/PRman)/Nuke/VRay and development skills in Python/C++/Shader development (rsl/vray)/SCM (SVN) & proficient working in Linux & Windows. Experience with Maya particles, cloth, fluids

and other Maya centric effects workflows.We are looking for a strong team player, who is highly proficient in technical issues surrounding all aspects of CGI, with the ability to liaise between key team members. Artistic background/skills would be strongly desirable.

Applicants must have excellent communication, analytical and problem solving skills and should be highly motivated and enthusiastic, with proven team management skills. The ability to work effectively to tight deadlines and under pressure whilst maintaining high creative standards is also essential.

For more information, please see the attached role profile.

Please apply by sending your CV together with a Showreel (to include details of your input for each shot) and salary expectation to: Amanda Munns, Aardman Animations, Gas Ferry Road, Bristol, BS1 6UN or email

The closing date for applications is 5pm, Monday 8th October 2012.


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