Senior 3D Artist


Oct 07, 2019
Cupertino, California

Senior 3D Artist(Req# 9475269)
6 Months Contract
Cupertino, CA

Job Description
The video engineering team at Client is looking for a Senior 3D Artist to help with an exciting new project. The individual must be a 3D art generalist to work with 3d assets in 3dsMax and Maya including but is not limited to: resolving general 3d asset issues, relinking missing materials, optimizing polycounts, converting materials between renderers, unifying scale, assembling 3D scenes, adhering assets to internal naming convention, labeling assets for multiple purposes, and documentation to support external development.

Required experience:
- Significant AAA video game, feature film, or VFX experience (5+ years of industry experience)
- General knowledge of Python scripting in Autodesk Maya and 3dsMax
- General knowledge of off-line rendering pipelines (VRay)
- Expert knowledge in creating automation both in and out of 3dsMax and Maya
- Proficient in automated and manual asset conversion (mesh, materials, animation)
- Proficient in physically based rendering, camera, lighting and material calibration
- Extremely detail oriented, naming conventions, asset requirements, efficient, and high quality work

Desired experience:
- Self managed, self motivated, and able to rapidly learn new pipeline and procedures
- Excellent teamwork, and verbal and written communication skills
- Forward thinking, and able to explore and invent new techniques when the need arises