H I S T O R Y
Renamed company to Mechanic Animation
Commenced Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy TV series - Season 1
Commenced Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H TV series - Season 2
Commenced Marvel's Avengers Assemble TV series - Season 1
I N C E N T I V E S
Engaging the New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) and forming an official co-production with studios in our Treaty countries (Australia, Canada, China, Chinese Taipei, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, Singapore, Spain, South Africa and the UK) we can apply to receive a 40% cash rebate.
J O B S
All applicants must have a valid New Zealand working residency with active Tax File Number.
Please provide 1-2 page CV with link to online showreel.
(Due to the volume of reels we receive, only shortlisted applicants will be responded to)
High personal professional standards and humble creative individuals will fit well into our
pit crew at Mechanic Animation. No egos need apply.
Responsible for setting up and running our Creature Pipeline, developing flesh, hair, cloth sims, along with defining and creating rigging systems and guidelines. Experience with Shading and Lighting to help optimise our internal processes highly desirable. Reports to Head of CG and will be required to interact and help other CG Artist.Apply
With strong anatomy and form knowledge, the creature modeler will design CGI creature models,following internal standards and best practices. Texturing, Hair, Fur and Cloth experience a plus. Apply
A creature rigger is required to help rig multiple characters. Strong understanding of anatomy,motion, blend shapes and CG animation a must. Apply
Experienced Environment modeler capable of creating both organic and hard surface exteriors andinterior CG models. Optimization of assets a key attribute, and able to follow internal standards andguidelines a must. UV mapping, shading and painting also essential. Apply
A good understanding and experience with layout, composition, sequential drawing and editing. Pipeline using Storyboard Pro with FBX environments. Apply
Working with Head of Production, Head of Finance and Head of CG, updating reports, deliveringfiles, recording notes and generally keeping production moving forward. Excellent communicationand organisational skills a must. Apply
Set Modeler x 2Level:Intermediate 3+ years minimumContract:Fixed Term, 4 mthsPipeline:Modo, Maya, zBrush, Mari
DirectorLevel:Senior 7+ yearsContract:Fixed Term, 12 mthsPipeline:Maya, zBrush, Mari, Modo, Max
Production CoordinatorLevel:Junior 1+ years minimumContract:Fixed Term, 6 mthsPipeline:Shotgun, Google Docs, FTP, Aspera, 5th Kind, Signiant
Creature Rigger x 2Level:Intermediate 3+ years minimumContract:Fixed Term, 3 mthsPipeline:Maya
Creature ModelerLevel:Intermediate 3+ years minimumContract:Fixed Term, 3 mthsPipeline:Maya, zBrush, Mari
ArtistLevel:Intermediate 3+ years minimumContract:Fixed Term, 3 mthsPipeline:Storyboard Pro
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