FX & Pipeline Technical Director (m/f)
- limited contract for one year

Job description:

  • Pipeline-development and management within the VFX department
  • Maintenance of the VFX color workflow as well as the project management software
  • Establishment of workflow concepts to integrate further ARRI VFX locations
  • Responsibility of Fluid / Particle / Dynamics Setups (Houdini, Realflow,etc.)
  • Ongoing technical consultation with different ARRI divisions (e.g. IT, software development, R&D, Workflow Group)


  • University degree ideally with main focus „Technical Director“ and/or completed apprenticeship preferred field: media design or media engineering or you are a troubleshooter (m/f) with proven work experience
  • Experienced in dealing with different VFX post-production areas
  • Good Know-How with 2D, 3D software incl. interfaces and data formats (3DS Max, Houdini, Nuke, Mari, Syntheyes, Realflow)
  • Good programming and scripting knowledge willing to improve these qualifications (Python, Qt, OpenVDB, Houdini VEX, C/C++, maxscript)
  • Knowledge with: license server, version management, software-deployment systems and cloud-solutions
  • Enthusiasm for technical/ proceduralapproaches, especially with Houdini
  • Solution oriented working and outstanding problem solving skills under pressure
  • Highly team-oriented, enjoy working and positive attitude are desired
  • Good English or German language skills

Your work environment will be challenging and innovative including a variety of design possibilities and international focus.

We are looking forward to your online application.

Earliest Possible Start Dateab sofort
ContactSteinbacher, Maria