Sinking Ship Entertainment Groom Artist in Toronto, Ontario
Job Title: Groom Artist
Location: Work from Home/ 1179 King St. West, Suite 302
Reports To: Head of Assets
Sinking Ship Entertainment is a multiple award-winning production, distribution, and interactive company specializing in family and kids? live action and CGI blended content. The company has earned a worldwide reputation for creating high-quality, groundbreaking original series and companion interactive experiences.
Sinking Ship Entertainment is looking for a passionate Groom Artist to deliver high quality hair, fur and organic elements for our 3D characters and environments.
WHAT WE NEED YOU TO DO
Knowledge in creating hair and fur using grooming tools (Houdini or Yeti preferred)
Ability to closely collaborate with multiple departments (Modeling, Lighting, CFX)
Eye for detail and a strong sense of logic
An appreciation of both the aesthetic and technical requirements of the role
Ability to meet production schedule deadlines
2+ years of experience in a similar role
A thorough understand and knowledge of Maya
Prior experience with Groom/Fur tools
Solid problem solving skills
Able to collaborate with a team and communicate effectively
Prior experience in a VFX or feature animation environment
Sinking Ship Entertainment would like to thank all applicants. Due to the anticipated high volume of applications, only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted. Please no phone calls.
Sinking Ship Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We would be happy to accommodate individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require accommodation in order to participate in our recruitment process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.