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Full Time Job

3D Character Artist

Pixomondo

London, United Kingdom 06-14-2024
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Creative. Independent. Builder. Problem solver. If these describe you, then Pixomondo's Virtual Production team might be just the right place to further hone your skills, dive into some really interesting, complex problems, and be a driver on the leading edge of film-making. As part of a brand new team and function, you will be building and prototyping new concepts and technology, bringing creative ideas to solve problems that will define an industry.
Our technology bridges VFX into real-time virtual production to deliver a seamless filming experience. Highly self-driven, you will be part of a dynamic, flexible team, and we in turn will support your career goals through professional development and world-class learning opportunities. Join us to innovate the future of filmmaking.

Responsibilities:
• Creation of realistic-quality game assets using Unreal Engine, Maya, 3D Studio Max, ZBrush and Substance.
• Concepting and creating high quality human and non-human characters suitable for simulation games.
• Creating and maintaining Unreal Engine 5.4 game assets and content using in-house development tools.
• Working as part of a team to resolve character design and gameplay issues as they emerge.
• Co-ordinate with the Production to create realistic task estimates and timescales.
• Assisting other 3D artists with creation of assets when required.
• Critically review artwork produced for the product at each stage of development.
• Support the balancing and fine-tuning game play elements.

Requirements:
• An understanding and ability to rig and articulate a character, considering how topology can influence deformation.
• Mesh building with great care taken to reproduce source material / concept but which are light on resources and performance.
• Able to create textures and materials in Substance/Quixel and Adobe Photoshop.
• Previous experience with ZBrush is beneficial.
• Previous experience with Substance or Quixel is beneficial.
• An open attitude to critical feedback and understanding and application of the required art direction.
• Good time management skills and ability to organise your current workload.
• Work with the other team members to ensure realistic simulations are created.
• Must be self-motivated, a good communicator and have a positive attitude.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gmm9wx-34-204-198-73-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Pixomondo

Pixomondo (PXO) is an award-winning, solutions-oriented visual effects company that solves creative challenges for its clients and partners, crafting high-level visual effects for feature films, television series and commercials productions. For its work, PXO has won four Emmy Awards, an Academy Award and numerous other industry awards.