CHARS MODELERS

Chars Modelers

CHARS MODELERS

SENIOR, MID, JUNIOR

DESCRIPTION

Wise Blue Studios is looking for a Modeling artist to join our staff CGI animation team in our Valencia office.
Modelers are responsible for the production of highly accurate and efficient CGI models for use in high-end productions. Modelers will work from reference which may include photographs, scan data, blueprints and/or concept designs. Modelers work closely with Texture Artists in order to produce models and UVs that meet the specific requirements of an animation pipeline.

RESPONSIBILITIES

– Creating models as briefed and/or in line with reference materials
– Understanding and following outlined naming conventions
– Presenting models for progress review to Leads and Supervisors
– Ensuring consistency of UV mapping
– Communicating with other departments and production in order to ensure that the model meets relevant requirements
– Making changes or updates to models as required
– Ongoing communication with Production and Leads regarding schedules and deadlines
– Staying on schedule and meeting deadlines while maintaining the highest levels of quality

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

– A good working knowledge of Maya and zBrush
– Creative, resourceful and with strong spatial awareness
– Very strong polygonal subdivision modelling skills
– Efficient with layout of UVs and awareness of texture requirements
– Able to interpret and follow reference material to create clean, highly detailed and accurate models
– Strong interpersonal and communication skills
– Able to organise own workflow in a meticulous manner
– Able to work well within a team

DESIRABLE SKILLS

– Creative conceptual sculpting
– Knowledge of anatomy