Lead Build TD

Build London, United Kingdom


Description

The Lead Build TD works within build department to support the Build Supervisor to use consistent methodologies to deliver high-quality work on time and on budget in a sustainable way. The will be expected to work with artists and technicians across a wide range of disciplines to deliver world-class assets. It is expected that they have an awareness all aspects of the film VFX build pipeline and are good communicators, excellent problems solvers, and have the ability manage people and projects in a dynamic collaborative way.

Must Have   

  • Minimum 4 years high-end feature film VFX experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience leading teams
  • Broad range of build-discipline knowledge with experience in modelling, texturing, look development, and rendering
  • Critical eye for details and strong visual sensibilities with an accurate perception of anatomy, form, scale and proportions
  • Experience using software – Ideally Maya, Mari, Zbrush, & Nuke
  • Expert knowledge in at least one build discipline is preferred
  • Experience developing and maintain tool/workflow documentation
  • Showreel demonstrating experience developing hard surface, organic, and creature assets.

Nice to have

  • Experience using software – Substance, Houdini
  • Experience collaborating on tool development 

About You

  • Organised, pro-active and a self-starter
  • A team player and clear communicator, and a keenness for collaboration
  • A team leader, approachable and personable, with strong motivational qualities
  • Calm under pressure and committed to meet production deadlines 
  • A positive, can-do attitude

We would not be able to produce award-winning work without our Build department, which is committed to nurturing a diverse and exciting workplace. Our teams have a variety of backgrounds and originate from a number of different countries, working all across the globe 


About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.