Digital Image Studios

3 job(s) at Digital Image Studios

Digital Image Studios Farmington Hills, MI, USA
Sep 06, 2018
Full time
We are looking for experienced and fluid individuals to be creative resources on our team. Bringing a contemporary spark and design-forward skill set to Visual FX production, offering provocative designs and dynamic creative visual solutions for our wide range of clients. Motion Graphics Designer and Video Editor: As a Video Editor and Motion Graphics Designer, you will be an eager collaborator and key player. From working up ideas with clients and coworkers to executing all related phases of the editing process and collaborating with team leads to ensure we deliver awe-inspiring results with poise. Most importantly, an inspiring human who wants to work with an exceptionally talented group of creatives.   Requirements: Creative thinker, action-oriented. Expert knowledge of the Adobe Suite (Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator). Experience with Mocha Pro is a plus. Strong sense of compositing/design with proven ability to develop and execute creative ideas in all areas of video production and graphics support. Outcome-based critical thinking, demonstrate an understanding of ethical behavior and business practices, consistent with our high standards that align with the values of the organization. Proven ability to conceptualize new artistic ideas and execute motion animations using visual design (typography, composition, color, etc.). Comprehensive knowledge of video industry standard formats and media management practices on Mac/PC platforms. Organized multitasker, self-motivated, and quick problem solver who can work comfortably with multiple projects at different stages in a fast-paced, deadline- driven environment. Possess solid communication and listening skills. Must be able to collaborate effectively with internal and external clients. Demonstrate a strong ability to work directly with clients and teammates for constructive feedback during edit production. 3-5 years of experience in a production studio or digital agency environment preferred. A pply at  www.dimage.com/careers  or submit portfolios and resumes to  hr@dimage.com . No phone calls, please.
Digital Image Studios Farmington Hills, MI, USA
Sep 06, 2018
Full time
Lead Software Developer: Digital has full-time openings for Lead Software Developer(s) located in Farmington Hills, MI. Play a lead role in working with a professional, seasoned CGI staff through hands-on assistance as business needs arise for technical development. Work with business and production teams in identifying, designing, and developing technical solutions in Unity and various S.W. programs. As a developer lead, the job requires a visionary role in implementing our business opportunities into workable technology solutions that meet the needs of the customer. Primary Job Duties: Senior-level research, design, and development of existing proprietary computer S.W. systems. Aid in researching and adopting new and emerging technologies, evaluating new tools, technologies, and platforms to be included in projects. Work with vendors to understand and perform technical due diligence on third-party deliveries. Work with internal management and customer business teams to ensure that multiple complex project outcomes are consistent with department business strategy. Maintain core systems operation of existing coded base tools as required, following all security guidelines. Write clear documentation for tools/scripts including video tutorials and other documentation means. Identify ways to improve the operation of existing internal S.W. tools to achieve efficiencies and results in process improvement. Qualifications / Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (master’s degree preferred). 5+ years of software engineering experience with proven technical and problem-solving skills. Knowledgeable in various software design patterns and be able to apply appropriate design patterns to solve business/technical problems with strong written and verbal communication skills.                                                                                              Required - Unity Programming: Understanding the concepts of 3D modeling, scenes, lighting, 3D file formats, and materials. Experience with working with 3D editors, such as 3DS Max. Programming languages: C#. Experience with programming games or other interactive software. Additional Skills/Plus - Android Programming: Experience with developing mobile applications using Android Studio. Programming language: Java. Additional Skills/Plus - 3DS Max Scripts: Understanding the concepts of 3D modeling and rendering, experience with working with 3D editors, such as 3DS Max. Experience with building user interfaces. Programming languages: Max Script (any scripting language skills can be transferred, e.g. Python, JavaScript), C#. Understanding of render farm management software: Deadline, Backburner, etc. Proficient with one or more software APIs : Max, Maya, Fusion, Nuke. Basic understanding of production processes for CGI production is preferable. Experience with Visual Effects Asset Management System design or development. Apply at  www.dimage.com/careers  or submit portfolios and resumes to  hr@dimage.com . No phone calls, please.
Digital Image Studios Farmington Hills, MI, USA
Sep 06, 2018
Full time
We are looking for well-qualified individuals with high levels of creative energy and fluid production experience, along with proven technical and artistic ability to join our team. Together, we make the difference in offering dynamic creative visual solutions for our clients. Lead 3D Animator Generalist: As a Lead VFX Artist with our team, you are a creative, driven 3D artist, relying on your strong production skills and visually strong graphics abilities. Your role offers ideas and solutions, and takes direction well, working with a seasoned team in a highly collaborative, professional environment. From working up ideas with customers and coworkers to executing all related phases of the commercial CGI/Visual Effects process, you will manage a variety of aspects, working directly with management and other production staff to ensure each project is a complete success. Requirements: Strong sense of compositing/design with proven ability to develop and execute creative ideas in all areas of post-production and 3D graphics support roles. Organized multitasker, self-motivated, and quick problem solver who can work comfortably with multiple projects at different stages in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Outcome-based critical thinking, demonstrate an understanding of ethical behavior and business practices, consistent with our high standards that align with the values of the organization. Proven ability to communicate and take direction well, team motivated, yet capable of independently handling projects from start to finish. Comprehensive knowledge of VFX industry standard formats and media management practices. Possess solid communication and listening skills. Must be able to collaborate effectively with internal and external clients. Demonstrate a strong ability to work directly with clients and teammates for constructive feedback during edit production. Must have prior experience working for an animation, post-production company, or VFX creative team. Responsibilities: Interpret creative direction to create high-quality and photorealistic shots by integrating various layers of elements (live-action and computer graphics) within the aesthetic and technical specifications of the project. Take responsibility for workload, time management, and notes/feedback actions required. Accountable to see projects/sequences through the full post-production workflow to completion (texturing, lighting, rendering, compositing). Share techniques with peers and communicate effectively. Receive and implement feedback quickly and effectively with an eager, proactive approach to taking on new challenges. Skills and Experience: Strong artistic skills with minimum 3-4 years professional experience in the 3D/VFX industry. Expert to advanced knowledge of 3DS Max, V-ray, Adobe Photoshop. Intermediate to advanced compositing skills, preferably Fusion. Combustion, Nuke, After Effects skill sets are also considered. Z-Brush, Maya, Mental Ray, and other industry S.W. skills are a plus. Demo reel required (shot descriptions also required to communicate contribution to end result). Strong diverse skill sets with automotive, transportation, or similar experience is a plus. College degree preferred. Work experience with a portfolio of proven demonstrated skill sets create the best opportunities for employment consideration. About Us: We are Digital, a leader in high-end 3D CG visual effects and animation content since 1990, and we continue to excel as one of the world’s leading creative editorial services facilities. We offer high-quality visual and creative services for film, video, broadcast, 3D, A.R. V.R. solutions, applications, design, and all forms of digital content marketing. Our ultra-modern creative facility features large open gathering spaces, meeting rooms, an open cafeteria, large well-equipped edit rooms, all of which fosters creativity. We are continually investing in our people, our business, our process, and we firmly believe in lifelong personal growth and career training for all our staff, along with our full attention to the future of servicing our customers. We are a vibrant digital studio founded on highly skilled and dedicated people. Our ethics, technology, and artistic excellence pushes all boundaries of service to benefit the customer. We strive to focus on the core values that made us who we are – courtesy, accountability, respect, and excellence. Apply at  www.dimage.com/careers  or submit portfolios and resumes to  hr@dimage.com . No phone calls, please.