TRYPTYC THEORY is currently looking for a talented Visual Effects 3D Generalist to join our Toronto studio. 

Our 3D Generalists are responsible for creating photo-realistic, high quality assets, environments, look development, and solutions for executing complex 3D tasks.

If you’re a forward-thinking team player with integrity, who is passionate about what you do, and can deliver in a fast-paced environment, we’d love to hear from you.

(Note – We are currently working remotely)


  • 4+ years live-action 3D production experience on feature films and/or episodic television.

  • Expert level proficiency with Maya, Arnold, VRay, and Redshift. 

  • Knowledge of Houdini is a plus.

  • Senior level understanding of CG lighting principals, color space.

  • Senior level experience matching digital lighting with practical photography/live action plates.

  • Skilled at utilizing creative CG lighting, along with technical applications, to add visual interest.

  • Solid understanding of current 3D visual effects pipeline workflows & procedures.

  • High level of experience working with full CG environments.

  • Understanding of Nuke.

  • Familiarity with Shogun.

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Successful candidates are collaborative, organized, detail-oriented, open to feedback, proactive, self-sufficient, reliable, positive and contribute to a positive work environment.

  • Must be legally able to work in Canada (Ontario based preferred, but we are flexible).


  • Creating photo-realistic CG structural environments, characters, and assets, along with accompanying high-level texturing and shading.

  • Providing photo-realistic lighting for all 3D created scenes and assets.

  • Working within the TRYPTYC color and lighting pipeline and ensuring that downstream pipeline needs are considered and optimized for rendering.

  • Producing assets/renders in a timely manner, including daily publishes for dailies review.

  • Work within provided schedules, assigned hours, and deadlines.

  • Collaborating with the VFX Supervisor, 3D Supervisor, 2D, and DMP departments.

  • Working with the compositors to ensure that all required renders passes are working and received.

  • Sharing knowledge and techniques with other TRYPTYC team members.

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