CG Lead
Zoic Studios
Event Type
Job Posting
TimeMonday, 8 August 202210am - 3pm PDT
DescriptionCG Lead

This position is based in Vancouver. All applicants must reside in British Columbia if applying within Canada or in the United States.

Zoic Studios is an Award winning VFX company made up of accomplished artists and producers who understand story, process and relationships. Partnership, integrity and enthusiasm are our key founding principles. We have three locations, Los Angeles, New York City and Vancouver, Canada. Some of our recent credits include, Fargo, Legends of Tomorrow, Stargirl, Superman & Lois and The Haunting of Bly Manor.

"Visual Evolution" is our mission; we invest in constantly improving our technological and studio processes so that our artists can focus on being creative even in the lightning fast paced world of visual effects. We apply these principles to our work on some of the most VFX intensive film and television projects out there. We like a challenge. Do you?

Our Vancouver, BC location is currently seeking a project specific CG Lead with strong shot finishing skill for an immediate start.

The CG Lead will work in a team environment taking direction from the VFX Supervisors, as well as work in conjunction with the 2D Leads to complete shots on various projects.


Work with CG and Department Supervisors, VFX Supervisor and other Leads to execute creative goals and maintain quality standards.
Responsible for CG team hitting creative and technical notes during production, and for setting up any specific pipeline requirement
Overall responsible for tasking out a small CG team
Work includes on-the-box shot finishing
Manage a team of up to 5 artists
Help guide and mentor junior artists
Make sure CG needs are communicated to other departments
Work with Producers to ensure deadlines and milestones are staying within budget

Minimum 3 years 3D specific experience in lead role within live action VFX in film and television
Minimum 5 years in Generalist role
Excellent English communications skills; both verbal and written.
Expert in MAYA and Vray
Expert Knowledge in Lighting and Rendering
Excellent English communication skills; both written and verbal
Working knowledge of Shotgun

Unreal Engine
Substance Painter
Must showcase skillset with comprehensive and updated demo reel.

Additional information

Candidates MUST be located in the United States or British Columbia if applying within Canada. This is a remote (work from home) position
Zoic does not cover relocation costs.
This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.
Due to the volume of applications we receive across our different openings we regret that only those selected to interview will be contact.