Senior CFX TD

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El Ranchito is currently looking for a qualified CFX TD to join our team as soon as possible.

Type of contract: Full-time. Long-term.


Under the supervision of the Characters Supervisor, the Creature FX TD is responsible for providing a wide variety of dynamic simulations and rigs for photo-realistic creatures; including clothing, fur, hair, muscle and skin.


Creation of fur, feathers and grooming for photo-realistic creatures
Develop simulation setups for photo-realistic creatures; including clothing, fur, hair, muscle and skin.
Involvement in the development of departmental tools and techniques
Regularly communicating with Production and Leads regarding schedules and deadlines
To be able to work with the visual effects supervisor, and the CG lead and Characters supervisor artist to determine the best creative approaches and techniques for all the different steps in a 3D production pipeline.
Be able to deliver work within established project targets and the high quality standards of the company.


Minimum 5 years of experience in a CFX/FX role in a VFX studio
Previous experience on CG creature projects
Excellent knowledge of Maya
Excellent knowledge of Carbon Cloth
Excellent knowledge of Ziva.
Knowledge of Houdini, an asset
Experience in the following dynamic simulation: cloth, hair/fur, feathers, skin and muscle
Programming experience with Python, PySide, PyQt, VEX
Programming experience with C++ for Maya and Houdini plug-ins, an asset
Knowledge of 3D-related mathematics, an asset
Experience in creating rig simulations
Rigging skills and experience
Work ethic focused on the dynamism and collaboration
Ability to perform multiple tasks set priorities and problem solving
Good communication, organizational, time management and interpersonal skills.
Able to communicate effectively across multiple teams
Fluent Spanish and English language skills, spoken and in writing
Eligible to work in Spain

If you are interested, fill up the recruiting questionnaire, and please select Apply for / Other / CFX TD”.