Expression of Interest - Compositing Technical Supervisor

Creative Supervision Sydney, Australia


Position at DNEG

Whilst we do not have any open positions right now, we would still love to hear from you! 
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The Compositing Technical Supervisor at DNEG works closely with the Global Head of Compositing to supervise the technical development for the compositing department.

The role will include showing leadership within the compositing team from a technical perspective, supporting the Compositing Supervisors and artists by understanding our best practices, improving efficiencies and liaising with the R&D and pipe framework teams, as well as other departments and sites, to achieve integration and best practice across the comp department globally.

Must Have 

  • VFX industry experience as a Compositing Supervisor working on high end features
  • In-depth knowledge of Nuke
  • Proven experience of pipeline and tool development
  • Proven team leadership experience
  • Ability to communicate visual aspects to your team
  • Strategic thinking and be able to drive change

Nice to Have 
  • Experience coding in python and/or C++

About You 
  • Critical eye for details
  • Proactive
  • Team orientated
  • Adaptable
  • Calm under pressure
This role is a bridge between ProdTech (R&D, Pipe and support) and the Comp department (artists and supes). The key to success is understanding the priorities and capacity within each of these, having strong communication skills to strike a happy accord.

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

About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading visual effects and animation companies for the creation of award-winning feature film, television, and multiplatform content. We employ more than 9,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London), Asia (Bangalore, Mohali, Chennai, Mumbai) and Australia (Sydney).