Resume

A formal introduction of my work experience

Recommendations

Objective

A position as Pipeline Software Developer or Technical director.
A opportunity to design and development of production pipeline software and technical support to artists and Tds.


Skills and Expertise

Research and development skills
Self motivated
good team player
problem solver skills
leadership skills


Softwares Experience

Houdini
Maya
Realflow
Nuke
After Effects
Python, C++, PyQt-PySide, JavaScript, Shell Scripting, Mel Scripting
OpenSource Applications - Blender, Natron, Gimp, Krita, Pitivi
Windows, Linux, Mac


Work Experience

Pipeline Technical Director at Lemonsky Games and Animation, Kuala lumpur, malaysia (Nov2015 to present)
VFX Supervisor at Ecoast Animation Studio (Nov2014 to April 2015)
Technical Director (Effects) at Anima Viate Point, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (March2014 to Nov2014)
Pipeline Developer at Prana Studios, Mumbai, India (June2013 to Jan2014)
Creative Development Author at Digital Tutors, Oklahoma City (March 2013 – April 2013)
Technical Director (Pipeline) at HQVFX Computing Lab, New Delhi, India (Dec 2012 to May 2013)
FX TD at Charuvi Design Labs, New Delhi, India (April 2012 to Nov 2012)
FX TD at Dr D Studios, Sydney, Australia (June 2011 – Nov 2011)
FX Lead at Anibrain Digital, Pune, India (Dec 2009 - March 2011 )
Senior VFX Artist at Technicolor Animation, Bangalore, India (Jan 2009 – Oct 2009 )
VFX Artist at Paprikaas Animation Studios, Bangalore, India(April 2008 – Dec 2008 )


Projects Credits

Angry Bird – Stella
Planes
Planes – Fire & Rescue
The Pirate Fairy
Happy Feet -2
The Three Musketeers
10,000 Days
Resident Evil IV(Afterlife)
The Lost Medallion : The adventure of billy stone
Shri Hanuman Chalisa
Back At The Barnyard
Cowman And Rat Boy
The Penguins of Madagascar
LEGO The adventure of clutch powers
LEGO Clutch power and special delivery
Atlantis
Digital Tutors tutorial – maya and nuke live action workflow


Education Qualification

Diploma in Animation & VFX from Frameboxx, South Extension-1, New Delhi
B.Com (Graduation) from Dr. B.R Ambedkar University, Agra
Senior secondary & High School from C.B.S.E Board India


Awards and Achievements

Best Visual Effects Artist 2009 by Paprikaas Technicolor, India
Leadership skills certification by Anibrain Digital Technologies, India


Recommendations

Source from LinkedIn Profile


"Where there is a need of pipeline design and building, Rajiv is the person that you need within your team. Always listening to your needs, he will put his skills, his technical knowledge and his human qualities into anticipating and bringing the tools you need.I recommend him because his deep understanding of problems along with a creative approach of their solving are his main qualities. "
— Himanshu Talreja, Lighting Lead / Look-Dev Artist, Lemon Sky Games and Animation, Malaysia
"Rajiv has a good knowledge base and has gathered lots of valuable experience in the vfx industry. He has a bright and positive attitude and is very much dedicated to his work. Overall he is a very talented vfx artist with good technical and creative skills. I would recommend him and wish him all the best for his future endeavors."
— Ritoja Moitra, Production Coordinator,Animapoint Malaysia.
"Rajiv always inspired me as a person and a professional.He is one of the few who takes his profession very serious and gives 100% to it.Very enthusiast, hardworking and true gentleman.It is a distinct pleasure to recommend and would like to work with him again."
— LIJU KUNNUMMAL, CG Programmer, Prana Studios Pvt Ltd
"Rajiv is excellent person to work with, he always thinks outside of the box for the details and the for the output results, his ideas are futuristic and can reduce production time tremendously if implemented. Has got impressive RnD and learning skills, can learn new subjects and objects in no time, It was fun to work with Rajiv. Willl be a best asset for any 3d production."
— Mahendra Gangaiwar, Pipeline TD, HQVFX Computing Lab Pvt.Ltd
"I had the pleasure of working with Rajiv on his tutorial with Digital-Tutors "Integrating a 3D Vehicle into Video in Maya and NUKE". Rajiv is a talented compositor and was easy to work with. He delivered on time and with quality work. I look forward to working with him in the future and am happy to have him as a contributor to the Digital-Tutors site."
— Sommer Daves, Creative Development Product Manager, Digital Tutors
"Rajiv is a hard working and very managed person. His work already speaks for himself, and it was really a great pleasure working with him at cdl."
— Shambhunath Pandey, Senior Lighting Artist, CDL
"It has been a pleasure to work with Rajiv Sharma at HQVFX. He picked up the workflow seamlessly and helped solving a bunch of day to day issues in a true multitasking manner. Further more he developed in- house software and very useful, time-saving tools/utilities.. . He knows very well take into account the parameters surrounding a production to choose the solutions best suited. I'd be keen to work with him again, any time"
— Abhinendra chauhan, Digital Artist, HQVFX Computing Lab Pvt.Ltd
"Rajiv is very technically and creatively sound. Working with him was a very great time.! He knows how to take out the shots very effectively. Would like to work with him again."
— Bhavik Mehta, team lead (comp), Anibrain Digital
"Rajiv is a very strong technical person with great eye for creativity & details. He is a ideal team leader for fx who knows how to make stunning fx. We have learnt lots of techniques from him. I would really like to work with him once again."
— Mangesh Awate, 3D Associate Artist, Anibrain Digital
"He is very talented Vfx artist with good Creative and technical skill, we were work together in very tight scheduled projects in technicolor. He always used to pushed him to his limits to achieve the deadlines. Rajiv certainly has a bright future as he knows his tools and Creativity."
— Pramod Nirwan, Lighting And Comp Artist, Technicolor India
"I know him & I worked with him & he's a artist with good grasping power .He delivers output with really good quality & within the deadline .He use to create most complex effects in team . He always introduce new Presets & plug ins for team . Technically he's very sound having knowledge of programming languages. He use to solve technical issues or provides new approaches on fx ."
— Jasmeet Marwah, Vfx Artist, Paprikaas Animation Studios
"He is a dedicated and fast learning fx artist as I know him. He picked lots of key shots for the project and finished all of those in respective deadline."
— Biswajit Tarafder, VFX artist, Paprikaas Animation Studios