FX Supervisor

FX Supervisor

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Job Summary

Under general supervision of the VFX Supervisor, this position reviews concept art, storyboards, and rough animation to plan and execute the simulations and special effects needed for a shot.


• Assist bidding project bidding process
• Assist in evaluation of Artists for annual performance reviews
• Simulate natural phenomenon by applying direct and procedural animation techniques to create a variety of effects
• Supervise and give input on 3D effects elements
• Supervise and communicate animation timing for effects to Artists
• Work with production team and VFX Supervisor to create the desired look for the effect
• Improve tools for pipeline process
• Act as mentor to Artists


• Degree/diploma in fine arts or animation or equivalent experience
• A minimum of 5 years production experience in film or television effects
• Thorough knowledge of 3D effects and simulation techniques
• Working knowledge of Maya and Houdini required
• Compositing experience is a plus
• UNIX/LINUX operating system experience required
• Experience programming Python is required
• Bilingual (English and French)
• Excellent Teamwork – ability to assemble and motivate teams and work effectively with others.
• Superb Written & Verbal Communication – good at following directions
• Organization – demonstrated organizational skills including attention to detail. Able to prioritize appropriately and always meet deadlines.
• Strong Problem Solving Skills.
• Excellent conflict resolution and negotiation skills.


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This job description is not meant to be all-inclusive. Employee may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Please note that a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of the Candidate will be treated in priority.
Only the selected candidates will be contacted. Please note that you may be asked to provide references.

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