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Senior Shader Writer
Senior Shader Writer
  Full-Time @ Spin VFX

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Are you a team player with great communication skills? Are you familiar with VFX processes and well versed in shading languages? If so – let’s chat!

As the Senior Shader Writer, you will further develop our shading technologies. Working closely with our Software team, you will spend your days:

  • designing and architecting Rendering & Shading technologie
  • writing RenderMan & Arnold shaders and tool
  • integrating new rendering technologies within Katana
  • building relationships with key artists and production staf
  • translating production requests into technical implementation
  • working in conjunction with supervisors, TDs and artists to ensure images can be created to the highest standard

You must have:

  • strong knowledge of current Shading & Rendering technologies
  • fluency in C++ and Python
  • experience with a shading language/shader API (RIS, RSL , OSL, GLSL, Arnold,Mantra, etc)
  • a solid understanding of VFX processes

In addition, the following are considered nice-to-have:

  • experience with volumetric shading and rendering in Arnold and RenderMan
  • experience with CUDA based real-time renderers
  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Applied Mathematics equivalent

If this sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@spinvfx.com. Be sure to include “Senior Shader Writer” in the subject line.

This job posting was last updated on Jan. 25, 2018