Crowd Artist - Montreal

Montreal /
3D – Crowd /
Contract - Artist
ROLE
The Crowd Artist is responsible for creating the motion of crowds in high-end visual effects film including simulation for planning and previz purposes.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Create digital crowd behaviors and simulations to achieve the look, movement, and style envisioned by the Director & Production
    • Collaborate and communicate with VFX/CG Supervisors and Producers in order to implement efficient and effective ways to integrate crowd pipeline tools and techniques and problem solve issues in feature film development
    • Establish on-going communication with artist, leads, production and supervisors regarding schedules, deadlines, and shot/sequence feedback; attend all relevant meetings on shots, sequences and production
    • Able to troubleshoot and find solutions to technical challenges and execute them effectively
    • Propose creative approaches and solutions for any specific shots

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
    • Two (2) to five (5) years of crowd/motion experience in live action feature film or TV
    • Golaem, Maya and Python (required)
    • 3ds Max experience (preferred)
    • Rigging, animation, and lookdev experience are a plus
    • Experience with Mocap Retargeting in Maya or MotionBuilder are a plus
    • Experience with MiArmy, Massive, Houdini Crowds, or other crowd software packages is a plus
    • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
    • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
    • Team player who excels within a collaborative environment


BENEFITS
We offer extended medical, disability and dental insurance.

APPLICATION 
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your details have recently changed.
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AVANTAGES
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CANDIDATURE
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