Head of Pipeline TD

Job description

At INDG we develop technology that enables engaging, hyper-realistic digital product experiences. Our goal is to make "every product playable", by combining the science of technology with the artistry of computer-generated content. Our offices are in Amsterdam, Bucharest and New York. Clients include Adidas, Yamaha, Ralph Lauren, Electrolux, and Philips.

Our CG artists, interactive designers, and developers focus on creating virtual versions of our clients' products, so lifelike it feels like you could reach out and touch them. Yes, at INDG we geek out to sexy technology like 3D modeling and AR, but behind the bits and bytes is an obsessive drive to design sophisticated technology and software solutions. At INDG we believe our clients deserve the best service we can deliver. 

As our Head of Pipeline - Technical Director you will 

  • Contribute to the development and constant improvement of the INDG pipeline
  • Ensure requests for new tools are connected with company strategy
  • Provide technical advice and support for artists
  • Collaborate effectively with artists, production supervisors, and technical staff across 3D studios in Amsterdam and Bucharest
  • Update documentation for the pipeline and tools to reflect any changes that are made


About you

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a related technical field.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and maintaining tools for use in computer graphics.
  • At least 2 years production experience in a CG Studio, visual effects for film, commercials or television
  • Experience with Windows development and applications such as 3ds max a plus.
  • Previous experience in visual effects, CG animation or video game production
  • of 3DSMax, Vray, Photoshop, Nuke or After Effects, Modo is an advantage 
  • Proficiency in Linux and Python scripting required
  • Experience in one or more of 3DsMax, Nuke, Houdini, Mari, Katana, RenderMan or similar.
  • Ability to communicate cross-discipline and provide innovative solutions to pipeline issues.
  • Detail oriented and strong self-sufficient trouble shooter
  • Experience with C, C++

Nice to have

  • MDL
  • USD
  • Step (STP) mesh-conversions
  • GLTF and web-standards


Our perks and Benefits

Having an office in the city centre of Amsterdam means that most of our employees come to work by bike, we offer a discounted bike scheme and have 2 office bikes for you to borrow at any time. We're big foodies, join us for breakfast, a healthy lunch scheme with vegan and vegetarian options and dinner deliveries for the longer days. It's important to stimulate a healthy lifestyle, and we encourage you to join a gym by offering a discount on your gym membership. We love learning, it helps you to stay relaxed and develop yourself and each team has a book budget to spend annually! And finally...Spreek je Nederlands? 14 weeks free Dutch courses for both employees and their spouses to those who have relocated and those who would like to learn Dutch.

The procedure  

Please send your resume and cover letter via the link provided. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our HR Department at +31 (0) 20 488 9696.