Apple Hiring for VFX Technologist/Workflow Expert Job at Culver City, CA Full Time
Posted: Jun 7, 2022
Help shape the future of the Mac in the Media & Entertainment industry. The Pro Workflow team is seeking an experienced VFX Generalist to join a small team of senior content creation workflow experts and system architects. This is an individual contributor role specializing in 3D Layout, Modeling, Rigging, Animation, Look Development and Lighting at a level of detail necessary for final project delivery.
5+ years experience on live action films, animated films, episodic TV, and/or games
Proven ability in a broad range of VFX tasks including modeling, rigging, texturing, look development, animation, lighting and rendering
Possess excellent technical skills along with the ability to learn new software quickly
Strong knowledge of Blender and Maya software and plug-ins
Working knowledge of Nuke
Experience with Arnold, Redshift, RenderMan, V-Ray
Ability to communicate about & explain real world workflows within VFX production to non domain experts
Good communication, self driven motivation, and ability to chart a direction through ambiguity
In concert with other creatives in the team, you will make and produce realistic content, not for public consumption, but to exercise the entire content creation workflow and highlight both challenges and opportunities. You will additionally work with and engage with customers to understand their particular workflows and needs as well as advocate for how Mac, iPad and iPhone can help the customer make better content efficiently. Together with system architects, you’ll work with 3rd Party Developers (i.e. Autodesk, Adobe, iRender, Otoy, and more) to ensure key application performance.
Education & Experience
– Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Experience with MEL, Houdini, and dPython are a plus
Traditional art skills (drawing, painting, sculpting, etc)