Head of Pipeline

Head of Pipeline

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About the position

Squeeze is looking for a head of the pipeline. Under the supervision of the Director of Technologies, this person will be responsible for the pipeline vision in line with the studio’s growth and project needs. He will also manage the day-to-day management of the production pipeline development and tool development teams. The Head of pipeline will support his team in their various tasks.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and drive the design, implementation, and evolution of a standardized Pipeline;.

  • Leads a team of developers responsible for deploying, configuring, and supporting the existing Pipeline.

  • Works closely with the Head of CG, Supervisors and Technical Leads to ensure that the Pipeline meets the needs of the studio at large and diverges as little as possible while still meeting the needs of the individual projects.

  • Works with Production and Technology Management to ensure adequate support coverage to meet the demands of all active projects.

  • Acts as an escalation point for Supervisors and Production Management to resolve pipeline and work-flow issues.

Profile

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills ;

  • Detail-oriented ;

  • Open to constructive criticism ;

  • Team player ;

  • Rigorous ;

  • Resourceful ;

  • Proactive ;

  • Autonomous.

Requirements

  • BS in Computer Science or Computer Graphics or equivalent Industry experience required.

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in feature film on the post-production side.

  • Experience managing software, pipeline, and/or technology teams.

  • Production experience with Maya, Katana, Houdini and/or Nuke, familiarity with relevant APIs.

  • Prior experience working with and developing on Shotgun or other Production & Asset Management Systems.

  • Prior development experience with Python in a production environment.

  • Must be able to work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment.

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

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