Previs Supervisor

Design (Art, and Previs) Los Angeles, United States


Position at DNEG

: We are accepting speculative applications only for this position.
If you would like to be considered for future openings, please submit an application. We will keep your details on our database and contact you when a position becomes available, should you have the required skills and experience.

DNEG Previs is where our clients begin to explore their vision. We offer a starting point for the studio to turn that vision into reality.

Our Previs Supervisors will be required to:  

  • Perform all the requirements of a Previs Artist at a senior level, and actively produce shots when needed
  • Communicate cinematic concepts fluently with artists and clients
  • Take ownership of the visual language of a show, ensuring that the artistic standard is met to the client’s satisfaction
  • Work collaboratively with Directors, VFX Supervisors and Artists


Must Have:

  • Experience supervising previs for feature films - a two-show minimum is required
  • Proficiency in managing a team
  • Excellent organizational skills when assigning tasks, reviewing notes, and saving data
  • Strong trouble-shooting skills, able to solve technical issues, and assist with production when needed
  • Advanced experience in shot making using Maya, a strong understanding of cinematography, experience in character animation, and knowledge of AfterFX


Nice to Have:

  • Experience in training junior artists
  • Ability to develop pipeline tools
  • Exposure to client acquisition and sales
  • Experience in recruiting and selecting suitable talent for projects


About You:

  • Team orientated
  • A leader and mentor
  • Highly motivated
  • Flexible, adaptable and accepting of changing deadlines
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines, whilst maintaining high-quality results
  • Strong interpersonal skills - able to get along with diverse personalities
  • Able to work remotely (when required)
  • Willing to travel


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.