• Will lead, manage, nurture and support our team of artists in Mexico, reporting to the Managing Director
  • A positive and outgoing personality that can interface with Directors, Leads & Clients
  • Partnering with Directors at Psyop not only to execute but to incubate ideas, fill in the blanks and bring new thinking that pushes the work beyond expectations
  • A creative fine art based background is a huge plus.
  • Ensure we are delivering quality work synonymous with the Psyop Brand of Excellence
  • Has a robust creative mind and a well trained eye for artistry
  • Analyze creative problems and devise solutions to ensure project scope is achieved within deadline
  • Will work closely with producers to help effectively manage resources, scheduling and deliverables throughout the project life cycle
  • Will work closely with Producers to schedule client approvals, check ins and deliverables at appropriate and achievable intervals throughout the project schedule.
  • Will work closely with the Managing Director and Global Talent Director to evaluate potential hires for the Mexico City office


Will include but are not limited to;

  • Will coordinate all aspects of animation pipeline; modeling, texturing, animation, lighting, compositing
  • Work to troubleshoot technical issues, optimize scenes and minimizing rendering times
  • Evaluate CG work, identifying strengths and weaknesses, potential pitfalls
  • Develop plans for future improvements
  • Be aware of new technologies, techniques and processes that could benefit the studio
  • Must be able to lead and coordinate teams
  • Must possess expert knowledge of Maya, Nuke, and various production tools


  • 5 years of recent CG Lead / Compositing Lead or Creative Directing experience
  • First hand experience and deep knowledge of CGI shot production and its iteration processes through at least 5 years on-site management
  • Demonstrated creative and technical knowledge of  3D animation (including modeling, rigging, texturing, lighting, effects, rigging, and animation) and has a solid understanding of the Nuke workflows


  • Excellent communication skills, strong work ethic and ability to take direction are essential
  • Understanding of color theory and it’s application for both animation and live action projects
  • Should possess a strong sense of design perspective in the 3D environment
  • Ability to mentor or train artists to ensure continual development in the quality of Psyop work
  • Must be proficient in English and Spanish
  • Must have eligibility to fully work in Mexico as a Mexican Citizen or on  a Visa

Psyop is committed to building and maintaining an inclusive workplace. We offer flexible working practices and welcome and encourage applications from candidates who are under-represented in the creative industries.