FX Supervisor

FX Supervisor

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Type: Full Time
Supervisor FX

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 animExperience as a supervisor on at least one previous productionation 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 in all types of FX (water, explosions, destruction, magic)


• Degree/diploma in fine arts or animation or equivalent experience
• A minimum of 5 years production experience in film or television effects
• Experience as a supervisor on at least one previous production
• 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.

If you are interested in the position, please apply here: https://jobs.reelfx.com/en/positions/fx-supervisor-622

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 Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of 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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