Munich - Berlin

Senior Houdini FX TD

Office: München/Berlin

Employment type: Freelance

Seniority: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Years of experience: 2-5

Your tasks

  • Working closely with VFX Supervisors to creatively solve effects challenges and develop final shot look.
  • Deliver all elements in a structured way that allows efficient integration into the pipeline.
  • Working with other TD’s and artists to create photo-real effects and physically accurate simulations.
  • Working with production management to prioritize tasks.
  • Creatively solve problems and achieve art direction for a shot.
  • Anticipate, communicate and troubleshoot any creative and/or technical problems.

Requirements

  • Minimum 4+ years experience in the feature movie and/or television industry.
  • Expert working knowledge of Houdini Software.
  • Experience with rigid body and particle dynamics, volume modelling and rendering, procedural geometry generation and fluid dynamics.
  • Proficient knowledge of FX techniques and workflows.
  • Understanding of Linux/Unix based operating systems.
  • Familiarity with one or more coding /scripting languages (Python/Mel/etc).
  • Good knowledge of NUKE and/or other compositing package.
  • Good communication, organizational, time management and interpersonal skills.
  • English language skills.

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