Full Time Job

Character Modeler

Scanline VFX

Vancouver, BC 03-31-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Creates high quality models and UVs for use in production; implement improvements/changes based on review feedback and Supervisor/Lead direction
• Designs and implements high level conceptual to practical modeling
• Proactively recommends ongoing pipeline improvements; Identifies potential issues and provides solutions, and escalates as needed
• Maintains positive relationship with all stakeholder departments; attends meetings as needed
• Works within the defined pipeline
• Ensures continuity and support other asset departments such as texture, lookdev, Generalists and rigging
• Completes assigned tasks in a timely manner

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
• Minimum three (3) years of VFX experience modeling photorealistic assets for live action feature films
• Excellent knowledge of animal and human anatomy
• Strong creative eye for organic form, function and aesthetics
• Expert in Maya; could teach a class on how to use it and trouble shoot
• Excellent knowledge of Zbrush and/or Mudbox. Mari knowledge (a plus)
• Excellent technical trouble shooting skills and problem solving abilities
• Demonstrated ability to take design from ambiguous to full design implementation
• Strong understanding of rigging process and displacement map work flow
• Experience working on creatures, digi doubles, topology and blend shapes (preferred)
• Eye for detail and able to QC own work to ensure highest quality before handing off assets
• Excellent time management and prioritization skills; experience working under tight deadlines
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Team player who is able to work independently with minimal supervision

BENEFITS

We offer extended medical, disability and dental insurance.

APPLICATION

Please only apply once. We keep your application details on file for both current and future job opportunities. If you are applying to more than one position, use the same email address on all applications. Only re-apply if

your details have recently changed.

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