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Senior Creature Modeler


Vancouver, BC 07-28-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Senior Creature Modeler (Feature Animation & VFX)

Position Summary

With an emphasis on anatomy and form, the Senior Creature Modeler will create three dimensional CG characters, creatures and costumes for production.

What You'll Do
• Create high end three-dimensional creatures, characters and costumes for production. Use specific software tools to build the geometric structure of the object and ensure that the model will satisfy the requirements of the production.
• In building creatures, you will incorporate technical expertise, artistic ability, and a good working knowledge of animation
• Work with the production team (Modeling Lead/Supervisor, VFX Supervisor, Technical Directors and Animators) to identify the ''look'' for an object
• Build the geometry, with an understanding of how the asset will be used in the entire production process
• Perform other tasks related to the needs of the project
• Create face shapes, flex shapes and correctives

What We're Looking For
• Portfolio demonstrating character skill set, displaying a strong knowledge of anatomy, character design, face shapes and movement
• Portfolio demonstrating traditional artistic skills including illustration, and sculptural abilities a plus
• 5+ years proven experience creating digital creatures or characters in a feature film or production environment
• A familiarity with film and video post production techniques and the full VFX pipeline
• Strong knowledge of industry standard software
• Knowledge of LINUX is a necessity to navigate through ILM's production pipeline

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category: 'Animation-and-Visual-Effects',

location: 'Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada',

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This position is with ILM (Vancouver) Inc., which is part of a business we call Industrial Light & Magic.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d82bo6-35-172-223-251-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Lucasfilm is among the world’s leading entertainment service companies, a pioneer in visual effects and sound across multiple mediums, and is home to the legendary Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises.