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Virtual Production Supervisor - Motion Control Specialist

Virtual Production Supervisor - Motion Control Specialist

• Intermediate Level


The Third Floor Atlanta is looking for an experienced Virtual Production Supervisor - Motion Control Specialist. The person will be responsible for overseeing complex technical previs and motion control/motion base needs on a high profile film shooting in Atlanta.

Category Art Department  Graphic Design  Motion Graphics 
Location Greater Atlanta Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 24, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal candidate will have a “can do” attitude and enjoy the challenge of seeking solutions to complex technical problems for feature films and television. Local candidates are preferred but open to other US residents. 

  • To lead and support technically challenging productions with on-set team/clients
  • Setup and drive motion control camera/motion base shoots and techvis
  • To set up and drive motion control camera/motion base shoots
  • To provide on-set Postvis
  • Communicate technical needs to Heads of Departments on shows (i.e. Art Dep, Camera, Stunts, SFX) and VFX 
  • Maintain high consistent standard of quality and speed
  • To work with the Technology Management team to develop & support company virtual production tools
Essential Skills:
  • Strong & proven leadership, communication and problem solving skills and confident with client and managing their expectations
  • Proven ability to prioritize conflicting tasks
  • Ability to work within a team towards a common goal
  • Proven techvis and/or technical planning experience
  • Proven Feature Film On-set experience
  • Proven Motion Control camera/Motion base experience & derived input formats
  • Experience with Motion Control solutions such as Technodolly, Bolt, ect.
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya
  • 3D Tracking experience, Boujou, PF Track, 3D Equaliser
  • 2D Compositing experience, After Effects or Nuke
  • Technical understanding of cameras – film back, aperture, shutter, FOV ect - and camera rigs and cranes
  • Experience or understanding of visual effects pipeline
Desired Additional Skills: 
  • An Interest in Photography & Film making
  • Scripting experience – Python & Mel
How to Apply

Please provide your resume AND a cover letter. A unique resume and cover letter expressing your interest (while demonstrating that you’ve done your homework on us) shouldn’t be underestimated! As someone pursuing a career in Virtual Production, you should understand how important it is to be a thoughtful and effective communicator. Tell us who you are and why we should pick you! 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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