CG Generalist
Crafty Apes VFX
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Event Type
Job Posting
TimeMonday, 8 August 202210am - 3pm PDT
DescriptionCrafty Apes is a high-end visual effects company with a strong foothold in features and episodic television. We are hiring CG Generalists with experience in episodic TV and feature film formats. The perfect candidate needs to be a dependable team player with a great attitude and able to make fast turnarounds.


- Work with the CG Supervisor, VFX Supervisor, Production and Creative Departments to create 3D elements and animation for the
assigned show(s).
- Meet all milestones while adhering to the show’s schedules.
- 3D Layout, Look Development and Lighting.
- Character & Mechanical Animation, Modeling & Asset Generation, and Texturing.
- Perform some form of Rigging or Rig Optimization as needed.
- Take direction and effectively communicate with team and management.
- Work overtime and weekends as needed to meet deadlines.


- BA/BS preferred.
- Minimum 3 years of experience as a Generalist in a visual effects studio.
- Proven experience in an episodic TV and feature production pipeline.
- Excellent knowledge of Maya software and plug-ins.
- Working knowledge of dynamic FX and/or particle simulation.
- Some knowledge of Nuke or Houdini, a bonus.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Proven ability to multi-task, prioritize, take criticism, and work under high pressure with short deadlines.
- Experience working with ShotGrid software preferred.

Crafty Apes LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.