This person works in art and design within the field of computer graphics. They may be familiar with techniques for 3D printing, animation, video production, digital illustration, and graphic arts.
This person may work in the movie industry or in advertising. They are responsible for ensuring the production designer’s creative vision for all the special effects that eventually give a film its visual identity.
ENGINEER OR TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
This person has strong computer graphics skills and in-depth working knowledge of several core graphics engine systems perhaps for animation, rendering or audio/ multimodal interaction. They may work in the games industry or in film production.
This person works for a company specializing in computer graphics or interaction hardware/software. They develop state-of-the-art industrially applicable novel algorithms for displays, visual, haptic, auditory rendering. This person is very technical.
This person develops algorithms for use in computer graphics, they may develop open source systems, user interface tools, mobile apps or 3D web or VR applications.
This person is head of a computer graphics research lab at a well known university. They have expertise in a wide range of computer graphics specific topics. They teach and guide research. They have a number of people working in their team. They might specialize in technical algorithms or have an art and design focus depending on their expertise.
PROJECT MANAGER / DIRECTOR
This person may work in movies, games or another tech-related industry. They are responsible for leading and guiding teams and work with both artists and technologists. They have an in-depth understanding of how different skill sets come together to form a final project.