16 Oct 2016

Senior CFX TD

Job Type: Full Time
Job Starting Date: As soon as possible
Salary: To be discussed

About the job

– In partnership with the Production Management, ensure the timely delivery of Character FX elements within established production schedule
– Establish the working process of CFX Department with collaboration of CG Supervisor and Production Department
– Responsible of setting the elements of the characters that can be solved by simulations.
– Lead the technical developments needed to execute the work of the department and collaborate with the CG Supervisors/Character Supervisor and other department leads to include these developments in the studio pipeline
– Distribute the work according to the production schedule to his team , ensuring that it will be finished on time and with the quality required
– Consistently look for a more efficient way of doing a character effect (i.e. reuse of a character effect)
– Oversee a team of artists working together to create Character FX element that meet the technical and artistic requirements of the project
– Improve the performance of artists on the team. Mentor artists to provide guidance, experience and insight and be involved in resolving performance related issues.
– Approve department deliverables
– Develop and manage workflow processes
– Troubleshoot creative/technical issues as they arise. Provide hands-on assistance to the Character FX Artists
– Facilitate interdepartmental communication, dependencies, and technical problem solving related to FX production
– Anticipate production problems and coordinate with other department to identify solutions to production issues


The candidate should hold 5+ years’ strong experience and proven track record in CGI Animated Movies
Strong experience and knowledge of CG CFX with software Maya and Houdini
Comprehensive knowledge of hair/fur, dynamic skinning, muscle/fat simulations and cloth (Yeti, Qualoth, etc.)
Strong background in character development including hair shading and painting
Articulate in programming in scripting language: MEL, Python
C/C++ programming knowledge will be given special consideration
Ability to deliver work on time and accept accountability of own actions
Detail oriented
Strong problem solving skills
Be able to receive and address constructive feedback
Flexible to work long hours and if required, work calmly under pressure
Good communication skills

Send your updated CV and portfolio link at careers@barajoun.com

Note: Barajoun Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment irrespective of origin, race, religion, color, gender, age, sexual orientation and marital status.

Job Features

Required Experience5+ Years
Job TypeFull Time
Job LocationDubai

Apply Below Or Email Your Resume To careers@barajoun.com