Weta Digital is hiring Pipeline Engineers for the Shots R&D department to help build production pipeline tools and workflows within the FX domain. The Shots R&D department provides the pipeline for the FX, Lighting, Comp and Matte Painting departments, and solutions that interconnect these departments with other groups in the company.
The FX Pipeline Engineer is responsible for developing and maintaining the FX department pipeline, and ensuring it is running smoothly and efficiently. The role would suit a candidate with well developed technical skills and a genuine interest in problem solving. It requires interaction with artists as well as software engineers and other pipeline groups within the facility. Therefore good communication skills and a willingness to work on multiple varied tasks are essential.
Most importantly, the candidate must be motivated and interested in the opportunity to learn new systems and concepts and be willing and able to adapt to the changing needs of feature film production.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!
Location: Wellington - New Zealand