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07-02-2008, 02:38 PM
Aguru Images, Inc.

Our revolutionary technology, born from USC’s Institute of Creative Technology and the NYU Courant School, has already proven itself as the missing link for photorealistic computer generated film and visual effects on projects like Spiderman 2, Superman Returns, and others still filming today. For digital doubles, Aguru’s technology provides a 300x improvement in resolution from today’s industry standard, while also measuring the detailed lighting properties of the skin’s surface. We have clear differentiation in the market, and the World’s top studios regard us as the next step in helping them to fool audiences with stunning computer generated visual effects.

We are adding to the existing team in our West LA office and seek a set of talented individuals who will contribute to the success of our customers and our company.

Senior Technical Sales Professional – Los Angeles

This role requires a strong blend of technical, commercial and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate the benefits of Aguru’s technology, and to close sales of both services and hardware.

Minimum Required:
• Demonstrated sales results of services and/or capital equipment sales
• Engineering degree or equivalent
• Experience/contacts in the Film, Visual Effects or Computer Gaming Industries
• Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English
• A creative self starter
• The ability to view technology through the eyes of the world’s leading VFX customers in order to match our products with their needs.

Extra Credit for:
• Technical/commercial experience with Lighting, Shaders, or other components of Computer Generated Imagery
• Existing VFX/Gaming industry professional selling software or hardware
• Experience with Autodesk Maya, 3DSMax, Mentalray, Renderman, etc.
• Understanding of methods and use of BRDF’s and BTF’s

Applicants must be US citizens or possess a valid work permit for employment in the US.
Compensation consists of salary + bonus, and will both be commensurate with experience and industry competitive. We are an early stage, private company but are quickly growing to meet growing market need. As such, this ground floor opportunity offers its early contributors the chance for significant reward on success.

If you believe you possess the talent and skills to help us help our customers, then please send your resume and a brief cover letter explaining why, to: hiring@aguruimages.com. Please use "Senior Technical Sales" in the subject line.