Our studio draws from the very best creative talent to staff both project-based and full-time staff positions. We also have an active internship program open year-round to qualifying students and recent graduates.
JOBS: jobs@hellohinge.com
INTERNS: internships@hellohinge.com

APPLICATION GUIDELINES: When applying for a position at Hinge, send us an email with your name and the position title in the subject line. Please include a link to your reel online, and attach your cover letter, resume, and reel breakdown in PDF format. We look forward to hearing from you!

INTERNATIONAL APPLICATIONS: We invite international candidates interested in career opportunities at Hinge to review the required qualifications for the various visas. Visit https://www.uscis.gov/ for more information.

TITLE: Lighting TD
TERM: Project, Full Time

The Lighting Technical Director is primarily responsible for creating lit environments and elements for both live action integration and fully CG imagery. Lighting TDs also work in the following general areas: lighting model development including HDR image based lighting, material property development, texture coordinate application, hair and fur application, texture map painting, and compositing.
The TD is responsible for creation and support of digital assets and rendered elements, responding to guidance and review notes from the director as well as creative and technical supervisors. All deliverables must meet standards and specifications with respect to appearance and aesthetics, pipeline compliance and performance.

TITLE: Generalist TD
TERM: Project, Full Time

The Generalist Technical Director is responsible for a range of tasks and responsibilities on shots and sequences where smaller, flexible teams are the preferred option. Generalists are responsible for modeling, rigging, look development, lighting, texture painting, animation, effects work or anything else the studio needs done at any given time. The TD is responsible for creation, maintenance and support of digital assets and shots, responding to guidance and review notes from the director as well as creative and technical supervisors. Digital assets must meet standards and specifications with respect to appearance and aesthetics, pipeline compliance and performance.

TITLE: Compositor
TERM: Project, Full Time

The Compositor takes multiple diverse elements, however they were created, and integrates them together artistically into a seamless, photorealistic image. Skillfully making it appear as if the elements were all part of the same scene utilizing various compositing techniques to accomplish the task. The Compositor is responsible for creation of final or near final frames, responding to guidance and review notes from the director as well as creative and technical supervisors. All deliverables must meet standards and specifications with respect to appearance and aesthetics, pipeline compliance and performance.

TITLE: CG Production Designer
TERM: Project, Full Time

The Production Designer produces conceptual character, environment, and prop artwork in a varying range of styles and helps establish the visual style of a production. As a CG artist, s/he generates superior quality texture maps and matte paintings, also in a range of styles, to be utilized in the production process.

TITLE: Rigging TD
TERM: Project, Full Time

The Rigging Technical Director is responsible for modeling and rigging high quality characters, props and environments that adhere to set artistic styles, as well as meet performance requirements as determined by the needs of the production. The TD is responsible for creation, maintenance and support of the digital assets, responding to guidance and review notes from the director as well as creative and technical supervisors. Digital assets must meet standards and specifications with respect to appearance and aesthetics, pipeline compliance and performance.

TITLE: Look Development TD
TERM: Project, Full Time

The Look Development Technical Director is responsible for creating the look of characters, props and environments that both adhere to set artistic styles as well as meet performance requirements as determined by the needs of the production. This will be accomplished through the utilization of advanced 3D texturing, lighting, and surfacing techniques. The TD is responsible for creation, maintenance and support of the digital assets, responding to guidance and review notes from the director as well as creative and technical supervisors. Digital assets must meet standards and specifications with respect to appearance and aesthetics, pipeline compliance and performance.