Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC seeks a Senior Technical Artist in San Mateo, CA to demonstrate critical thinking and innovation in advancing the state of the art in gaming through creative applications of art and technology. Requires a Master's degree in Animation, Interactive Technology, or related field or equivalent, and one (1) year of experience designing, modeling, rigging, texturing, creating facial blendshapes and animating 3D characters for interactive applications for the video game industry. Prior experience must include one (1) year of designing and creating graphical aids with Photoshop, Procreate, Maya, ZBrush, 3DS Max, Substance Painter, Marvelous Designer, Blender, and After Effects; capturing and manipulating videos with OBS and Adobe Premiere; presenting new artistic and design ideas and prototypes at trade shows, developer conferences, relevant academic conferences, press events and internal events; setting up hair simulations for 3D characters; using game development techniques including PBR, particle systems, environment creation, level design, and game design; creating appropriate behaviors for characters and environments in Unreal Engine and Unity using scripting techniques including Blueprints and C#; VR, AI, python scripting, Maya MEL scripting, Unreal Blueprints development, concepting, low poly and high poly modeling, animating, texturing, rigging, lighting, and shading. Send resumes to SIE-Job-Postings@sony.com & indicate job code MR5732446.
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