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Reporting to the CG or VFX Supervisor, the CG Generalist will model, texture, do basic animation work, light and render as required in the assigned time frame as outlined by the Supervisor. The position requires a high degree of technical skill and artistic judgement. Accordingly, a professional demeanor and diplomacy are important.

Duties & Responsibilities

Create and texture models (characters, sets and props) as assigned

Light and render assets and shots as assigned

Able to ingest track and layout

Animate as required, though a CG Generalist is not considered a specialist in animation

Complete assigned tasks in a timely manner

Ensure all working files are efficiently organized

Follow Supervisor directions, ensuring assets created are accurate and effective

Fully comprehend the requirements on the designs thereby creating assets true to their designs

Create and modify assets by following the creative direction of the production

Interact with production team in a positive manner

Report technical problems and potential problems to Supervisors in a timely fashion

Must work within the pipeline and publish tools, renders and scripts as prescribed

Must manage his/her disc space to fit within quota

Must create systems that minimize resource use, (render times, disc space, etc)


3+ years in film VFX experience

Excellent knowledge in Maya

Good knowledge of handling camera & layout

Good knowledge of modeling, material creations and texturing

Good knowledge of lighting and rendering

Good general animation skills

Ability to multi-task and prioritize

Excellent team player

Excellent file management skills

Good communication skills

Must be eligible to work in BC… open permit, PR, Citizenship. This is not a remote position.

Salary commensurate with experience

About Barnstorm VFX Vancouver

Barnstorm is an Emmy-nominated boutique visual effects studio located in Burbank, CA and Vancouver, BC, providing photo-realistic visual effects for a variety of television and online streaming projects. We pride ourselves in our artists’ talent and dedication to producing world-class visual effects.