Reporting to Pipeline Leadership the Maya Pipeline Developer supports the maintenance and ongoing improvement of the studio tools and pipeline workflow. The Maya Pipeline Developer’s perspective is customer-centric with artist and production team’s requirements in mind. Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and work collaboratively, the Maya Developer has intermediate skills with Maya, Python and Mel Script required to solve day to day VFX studio pipeline issues.

Identify and solve complex, systematic problems in the domain of the tools, plug-ins, pipeline and overall workflow development
Gather requirements across large collaboration efforts that span multiple departments and/or disciplines
Leverage current technology research and development trends to innovate and advance Scanline’s technologies
Design, build, and implement pro-types; Debug and QA using common testing platforms with stakeholders
Maintain and support created tools; fine-tune and troubleshoot as needed
Write Technical Briefs and documentation
Partner with Pipeline Management team to identify and schedule tasks
Define, communicate and enforce coding standards across teams and projects
Mentor other pipeline team members; advise, guide and grow others

BA Computer Science or similar discipline or equivalent experience
Minimum two (3) years of experience in VFX, Gaming, or similar development environment
Maya, Python, and Mel Script knowledge is required
C++, Maya API, Shotgun, and 3D experience is preferred
Experience with rigging, animation and creature FX is desired
Team player who is able to work independently with minimal supervision
Eye for detail and excellent organizational skills

We offer extended medical, disability and dental insurance.

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About Scanline VFX

Scanline VFX offers a leading edge creative, collaborative team environment working with brilliant talent from around the globe. Be part of an award-winning studio where you will be challenged to do the best work of your career.