TMNT: CG Show Technology Management

Produced by Nickelodeon Television with digital services by Bardel Entertainment. Bardel’s work includes art direction, storyboards, animatics, layout, posing, animation, compositing and rendering.
Development Tools
  • Maya
  • Mental Ray
  • V-Ray
  • Nuke
  • Nickelodeon Custom Tool Set
  • Bardel Custom Tool Set
Management Tools
  • Deadline 7 Monitor
  • Atlassian JIRA
  • Atlassian Confluence
Role
Render and Data team management:
  • Resource allocation and all data handling.
  • Meeting with production during render crunch times for strategy discussion.
  • Render wrangling team management – maximizing coverage and render resources for the show.
Technology project coordination:
  • Research and documentation of pipeline implementations.
  • Supporting the team with allocating and following up with the appropriate service desk requests.
  • Having general meetings with Production to follow the status of the show and ensure the crew was covered with proper hardware specs (workstations) and software.
  • Following up on pipeline feature requests and Software requests during production time. Assisting with vendor communication, budgeting, and purchasing.