3D Character Modeler - (Contract)

Austin, TX
Entertainment – Content & Production
Contractor

Rooster Teeth Animation is looking for a talented and passionate contract 3D character modeler to join its art team. The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience modeling high-poly character and creature models, with the ability to take an asset from concept to a final 3D, textured model.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Work closely with the Director, art team and other team disciplines to create stunning 3D assets including characters, creatures, weapons and other assets using provided concept art
    • Generate rich textures and materials that complement the established art style
    • Support the overall vision for the project while taking ownership of assigned work
    • Work within a production schedule and meet deadlines in a timely matter
    • Communicate with production, art management, and other departments
    • Proactively stay current with new software, asset development processes and industry trends and share this knowledge with the team

QUALIFICATIONS

    • 3+ years of professional experience with 3D asset creation
    • Must have strong examples of stylized human characters
    • Expert knowledge of Maya (or similar 3d package like 3DS Max)
    • Expert knowledge of creating rigging friendly topology
    • Expert knowledge of PhotoshopExcellent communication, organization and time management skills
    • Must provide a Portfolio and Resume

BONUS POINTS IF

    • Examples of stylized creatures
    • Experience working in full CG animated shows
    • Passion for anime
    • Experience with Redshift Renderer

PERKS + BENEFITS

    • Catered meal on Mondays
    • Flexible dress code
    • Kitchen stocked with snacks
    • Pet Friendly

About Rooster Teeth
Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 35 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 2 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is now a subsidiary of Fullscreen Media, a global youth media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at 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.