Lighting TD


Job Title: Lighting TD
Department: 3D
Location: Mumbai
Reports to: VFX Supervisor

Job Description

Shot lighting and rendering for various exciting feature film projects.

Needs to do:

The position of Lighting Technical Director requires someone with a thorough knowledge of 3D Computer Graphics, with experience in a similar role working on broadcast or film projects. Successful applicants will have a well developed 'eye', a good working knowledge of art, design and film lighting as well as a solid technical grounding in renderers like Pixar's Renderman, V-Ray or Mental Ray. Some experience in Look Development and shaders setup would be an advantage.  

Needs to know:

  • Full knowledge of Maya (Mel knowledge a plus)
  • Familiarity with lighting pipeline issues
  • Demonstrable experience in shot lighting and rendering
  • Showreels featuring 'photoreal' work would be preferred
  • A good general TD background / experience is desirable
  • Flexibility to upgrade to newer rendering engines / pipelines
  • Minimum of 2-3 years experience in a similar role

Needs to be:

  • Pro-active
  • Team oriented
  • Adaptable
  • Able to take direction
  • Technically sound

Measures of performance:

  • Delivery of required content, on time
  • Continuous improvement