Maya Technical Director/Maya TD

Job Description

Maya Technical Director/Maya TD

Job summary

Maya Technical Director ideally should be a Maya expert. Maya TD will provide support related to Maya, scene layout, tracking, matchmoving, rigging, animation, modeling, lighting, dynamics, simulations, and will implement new tools and processes for a particular vfx or animation project or department.


• Strong working knowledge of Maya is a must

• Production experience in scene layout, rigging, animation, lighting, dynamics is an advantage

• MEL/Python scripting experience is an advantage  

• Strong understanding of the CG production process 

• Exceptional communication and organizational skills and good problem-solving skills, both technical and artistic 

• Ability to multitask, work under pressure, ability to teach/mentor, establish priorities, work independently or in a group, delegate tasks and work with minimal supervision.   

• Good written and spoken English language communication skills are an advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities 

• Support and works in a team with modelers, animators, lighters, texture artists & compositors to ensure shots are delivered to the highest standard and deadlines are met in an effective and efficient manner.

• Assist artists in troubleshooting project and pipeline related issues.

• Work closely with the VFX Supervisor, department leads, coordinators and producers to implement, maintain and improve the production pipeline.

• Assist in training and mentoring entry level and junior staff.

• Reports to the VFX Supervisor.

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