Lead Modeler

Jan 12, 2023
Montréal, Canada
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

What you'll do

  • Work closely with the CG supervisors to establish the modelling pipeline for each project;
  • Lead the modeling team to ensure the work meets a high-quality standard and is delivered on schedule;
  • On regular basis, act as liaison with the show supervisor and producer in regard to work allocation for each ongoing project;
  • Create digital assets based on supplied reference material and / or production concept art;
  • Give technical direction to the modelling team while meeting deadlines and producing high quality work;
  • Assist in shot allocation / assignment;
  • Provide constructive feedback to the modelling team to deliver the highest standards of quality;
  • Work with animators and riggers to resolve technical issues and optimise assets for animation and collaborate with lighting TDs to ensure assets are optimized for render;
  • Provide CG supervisors and producers with progress reports, as needed.

What you bring

  • Possess a thorough understanding of the modelling process and the ability to interpret designs and match photographic reference material;
  • Have previous experience in creating photorealistic organic and hard surface digital models;
  • A good understanding of the visual effects pipeline from modelling through animation, texturing, as well as rendering;
  • Have a good eye for detail and excellent time management skills;
  • Experience in training artists with previous management experience;
  • Possess strong written and oral communication skills in both French and English;
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Ability to work under pressure in a high paced environment.

What to send our way

  • Your CV highlighting your background and skills

Founded in 1991, Hybride was the first digital visual effects company established in Quebec. For over 30 years, the Hybride team has been reinventing the VFX industry, one project at a time.

Our passion for innovation and our team’s creativity are recognized throughout the industry and remain the cornerstone of our work philosophy. Our team is comprised of over 200 highly qualified creators working in two creative spaces located in Piedmont, in the Laurentians, and in the Mile-End district of Montreal.

Our repertoire holds prestigious titles such as 300, Avatar, Hunger Games and Jurassic World, as well as in the last 6 instalments of the Star Wars franchise and the new Disney+ high-end TV series, The Mandalorian, The Book of Boba Fett, Obi Wan Kenobi and Andor.

At Hybride, first and foremost, we are good human beings, who value well-being and solidarity. We’re committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and respectful of all differences.

You can come as you are. We embrace diversity in all its forms. We’re committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and respectful of all differences.