CG Supervisor

Giant is hiring a CG Supervisor for an iconic animation series.

Interested?

We would love to hear from you – Send an email to careers@giant.ie

Position Overview

This is a full-time position and will be based in our studio in Dublin, Ireland. There is flexibility for remote working but applicants should be in the same timezone as the studio +/- 2hours.

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants, but due to the high volume of applications we receive a reply might not always be possible.

Please mail to careers@giant.ie – please include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email, for example: “Application – CG Supervisor Position”.

Starting date: June 2022

Position Responsibilities

  • Provide creative and technical solutions on an ongoing basis throughout a project and constantly strive to meet client and internal quality expectations
  • Work closely with the Director(s), Art director and Line Producer throughout production to help define and refine the creative requirements of the project so they can be technically achieved within budget
  • Work closely with the Line Producer and Production Manager to evaluate project estimations as the production develops
  • Troubleshoot and manage project specific problems as they happen to support the team
  • Work closely with the production team(s) to manage the creative and technical team(s) to meet schedule objectives
  • Collaborate with leads and artists in all CG departments, provide clear directives and objectives, and monitor progress
  • Attend client meetings and calls as necessary 
  • Filter diverse feedback from both client and project Director(s) to members of the creative and technical team(s)
  • Working closely with the production team, help identify strengths of the creative and technical team members best suited to certain tasks and help set tasks for them
  • Review the work of the teams from a technical perspective and make sure that they are staying within the technical and creative parameters of the project
  • Conduct project evaluations and post-mortem reports at the wrap of each project
  • Support a collaborative and creative environment that produces awesome Giant projects. Including coaching and mentorship to department heads and other crew members

Person Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years experience working within CG animation production
  • Minimum 2 years experience working in a supervisory capacity
  • Strong working knowledge of 3D software, preferably including Maya, Houdini and Nuke. Knowledge of Shotgun software is a plus.
  • Demonstrable understanding of the full CG pipeline
  • A strong, measurable track record in delivering against project goals.

Don’t see an opportunity applicable to you?

We’re always looking for talented people to join our team, so why not get in touch anyway at careers@giant.ie