Overview

The Sequence Group is looking for an experienced FX TD to join the team for the next 6 months on an upcoming project.

The FX artist will be responsible for creating high-caliber dynamic and riveting visual 3D FX. This role requires troubleshooting skills to be able to solve technical and artistic issues while meeting client requirements and production deadlines.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Develop and produce a variety of visual effects

Work under the guidance of supervisors to achieve the desired level of aesthetic quality and technical accuracy, often exploring different approaches and looks.

Revise simulations based on client and supervisor feedback in a timely manner

Work within the established pipeline and effectively communicate to other artists on how to use said FX systems and help them through the process if need be

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

Able to build systems that can create complex FX; but are simple, intuitive, and easy to control

Demonstrated knowledge of Houdini, including its advantages over other tools as well as its disadvantages

Skillful with dynamic simulations

Advanced knowledge of Maya

Strong work ethic, highly motivated and can work independently or part of a team

Ability to take direction from supervisor positively and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines

Excellent communication and organizational skills

Experience with Redshift renderer an asset

3+ years experience as an FX artist

Only local residents with Canadian citizenship and/or valid working permits will be considered at this time.

About THE SEQUENCE GROUP

The Sequence Group is a creative studio with offices in Vancouver and Melbourne. We specialize in design, animation and visual effects.

Our talented team of directors, artists, designers and animators revel in creating dynamic worlds that engage an audience while exceeding the expectations of our clients. Sequence is proud to offer full creative solutions from concept through completion with a strong emphasis on design, direction and production. Although, a boutique studio by choice, Sequence has developed a dependable depth of talent and also the flexibility to scale projects to our client’s needs. Over the past 10 years Sequence has fostered a creative atmosphere, utilizing a dramatic blend of art and technology.

Since inception, it has been our steadfast goal to entertain and inspire the viewer’s emotional connection with story and characters, regardless of the medium.