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We pride ourselves on putting the creative front and centre on any project in the door. We bounce concepts around collaboratively, and support each other throughout the process. Our dynamic team is passionate about quality at every stage, resulting in projects we can all be proud of.

Want to join the Mighty Nice team?

We love meeting new people, and while it may not be next week that we connect, maybe down the line the perfect opportunity for you joining Mighty Nice will arise. All applications are read, appreciated and considered.

We ask the following of all team members:

– strong communication and interpersonal skills;

– ability to multi-task, prioritise and problem solve;

– ability to work within a strong team environment.

Internships

We often offer paid internships for recent college graduates or even those still studying. These are assessed on a case-by case-basis. To apply please send us a link to your best work and a cover letter outlining what you can bring to Mighty Nice.

Sorry, we no longer offer work experience positions for high school students.

    Please only apply for the following roles if you are eligible to work permanently in Australia.

 

Current positions:

Mid-Senior Nuke Compositor Approximate dates: 10th May to the 3rd of June 2021

Compositing is nice, but is what you do mighty?

Mighty Nice are seeking a Mid-Senior Compositor, with an exceptional eye and skills with Nuke.

Mighty Nice put the creative front and centre on all projects. Our dynamic team is passionate about quality at every stage, resulting in outstanding, award-winning animations.

We require a freelancer for approximately four weeks who is a motivated and skilled individual to join our mighty team with the following experience.  

Requirements:

  • Be proficient in Nuke compositing.
  • Strong experience with full CG compositing.
  • Minimum 4 years production experience in the commercial/film industry.
  • Have a proactive and problem solving attitude.
  • Ability to self-manage, prioritise and work to deadlines.
  • Engaging with Directors and Crew.
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas.
  • Must be able to take direction, adaptable to change.
  • Work well within a team-focused environment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a good eye.
  • Positive, proactive and excellent communication skills.

 

Approximate dates: 10th May to the 3rd of June 2021

Put your might where it matters most.
Please send reels & CV to diana@mightynice.com.au

Mid-Senior Pipeline TD Approximate start in May 2021

Can you make our pipeline mightier?

Mighty Nice are seeking a Mid-Senior Pipeline TD, with exceptional skills in python

Mighty Nice put the creative front and centre on all projects. We are passionate about quality at every stage, resulting in outstanding, award-winning films.

We require a part time Technical Director 20hrs per week. You will need to be a motivated and skilled individual to join our mighty team with the following experience.

Role:

  • Implement a pre-existing animation pipeline into Mighty Nice.
  • Adapt pipeline to our needs.
  • Maintain and develop libraries (Python) and APIs for our core pipeline tools to meet the requirements of current feature animation projects.
  • Provide support to the users; diagnose bugs and issues.
  • Develop and maintain the integration of Shotgun in our production pipeline using Python.
  • Liaise with Head of R&D (UK time zone) and Head of Studio (AU time zone).
  • Test and document new software and tools along with their adaptability.
  • Have a good understanding of the pipeline and workflow specific to animated commercials and long form industry.
  • Experience with software/technologies, Maya, Redshift, Nuke, CC, Harmony.
  • Work within a Linux and Window environment.
  • A proactive attitude and great team spirit are essentials.

 

Approximate start in May 2021

Put your might where it matters most.
Send applications to diana@mightynice.com.au

Junior-Mid Systems Administrator Starting in May 2021

Can you make our IT mightier?

We require a Junior-Mid Systems Administrator for a casual position. We’re looking for a motivated and passionate individual to join our team.

Mighty Nice put the creative front and centre on all projects. We are passionate about quality at every stage, resulting in outstanding, award-winning films.

Requirements:

  1. Australian permanent resident or citizen, motivated and passionate about IT.
  2. Ability to carry out physical requirements of the role, lifting of boxes and moving of computer equipment, servers, workstations, monitors, etc.
  3. General System Administration for a Windows/Mac 2D/3D Animation Environment.
  4. Knowledge and experience with Windows 2012 Server – Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy.
  5. Knowledge and experience with scripting languages (PowerShell, Python, BASH) .
  6. Knowledge and experience with server maintenance, backup and archive.
  7. Experience and exposure to Google Apps administration.
  8. Excellent communication and documentation skills.
  9. Strong knowledge of computer networking fundamentals.
  10. Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to prioritise workload and meet deadlines.
  11. Provide technical support for all IT infrastructure and excellent customer service.
  12. Ability to work both independently and in a team and learn quickly.
  13. Accurately communicate complex ideas in simple terms.
  14. Ability to work flexible hours and provide after hours emergency support.

Desirable:

  1. Knowledge of content creation software: 3ds Max, Maya, Vray, Nuke, Creative Cloud, Deadline.
  2. Knowledge of render farm software – bonus if it’s Deadline.
  3. Experience with AWS computing.
  4. Experience with Linux and Mac OS X.
  5. Experience with IP telephony administration.
  6. Network experience in VLAN, basic switching and patching, configuration & management.
  7. Experience with ProxMox/KVM virtualization.
  8. Experience with configuration management and deployment technologies and version control.
  9. Experience with network booting and unattended install systems.
  10. Experience with network monitoring systems, e.g. LibreNMS.
  11. Degree or equivalent work experience in IT field.
  12. Animation Pipeline TD ability or potential.

 

Starting in May 2021

Put your might where it matters most.
Please send applications to diana@mightynice.com.au