3D Environment Artist - Contract

Rooster Teeth Animation is looking for a talented and passionate contract 3D environment artist to join its art team. The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience modeling detailed, high-quality environments, sets, and props.

Responsibilities

    • Composing and texturing assets, terrains, architectures, and set art
    • Support the overall vision for the show while taking ownership of environments and assets assigned
    • Candidate will work with art to craft and maintain the project's art style and manage environment creation
    • Create models, textures and set pieces, based on concept art and the need of the project
    • Work closely with the Lead and concept artists to model props and world build
    • Create stunning organic and hard surface 3D models within the art style of project
    • Proactively stay up on new software, processes and industry trends and share the knowledge with the team

Qualifications

    • 3+ years experience with Maya modeling and texturing
    • Able to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary art team to help bring environments to life within the vision of the project/show
    • Proven problem-solving / prototyping ability
    • Experience in working in full CG shows is a plus
    • Love of anime a plus
    • Experience working collaboratively
    • Ability to meet deadlines and work in a production pipeline
    • Must provide Portfolio and Resume
    • Must have strong examples of hand-painted textures across environment and/or prop work

Perks + Benefits

    • Use What You Need paid time off
    • Flexible dress codeKitchen stocked with snacks
    • Pet Insurance
    • Catered meal on Fridays
    • Health, dental and vision benefits
    • 401(k) with a company match
    • Both paid maternity time and paid paternity time
    • Dog-friendly Fridays

ABOUT ROOSTER TEETH:
Rooster Teeth is a pioneering creative production studio responsible for award-winning online videos such as "Red vs. Blue," the longest-running web series in history; globally acclaimed animated series "RWBY;" comedy gamer series, "The Gauntlet;" comedy series "Rooster Teeth Shorts;" and "Immersion," a show that tests video game concepts in the real world. Rooster Teeth founded and operates "Achievement Hunter," the popular gaming website, and produces the award-winning "Rooster Teeth Podcast," voted Best Gaming Podcast at the 2013 Podcast Awards. With a dedicated worldwide fan community, Rooster Teeth created RTX, an annual gaming and Internet convention held in Austin, TX, which attracts tens of thousands of gamers, online video fans and Rooster Teeth community members from around the world. The Rooster Teeth YouTube channel became the 4th most viewed YouTube channel in the world (non-music) in 2013.  The Rooster Teeth multi-channel network has over 20 million YouTube subscribers and more than 5 billion views, and the Rooster Teeth website has 3 million unique monthly visitors with 1.8 million registered community members. Founded by Matt Hullum and Burnie Burns, Rooster Teeth is a subsidiary of Fullscreen, Inc., a global media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at http://www.roosterteeth.com.

Fullscreen, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, or disability.