Modeler - Montreal

Montreal /
3D – Modeling /
Contract - Artist
Reporting to the Modeling Supervisor, the well-rounded Modeler will execute poly modeling skills for everything from creating environments, vehicles, props, and characters to be used in production with an emphasis on photo-realism, accuracy, detail, and function. Working with the in-house modeling pipeline, the Modeler is able to solve technical issues independently.

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 a positive relationship with all stakeholder departments; attend 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 & SKILLS

    • Minimum three (3) years of VFX experience modeling photorealistic assets for live-action feature films
    • Expert in Maya; could teach a class on how to use it and troubleshoot
    • Excellent knowledge of Zbrush and/or Mudbox. Mari knowledge (a plus)
    • Excellent technical troubleshooting skills and problem-solving abilities
    • Demonstrated ability to take design from ambiguous to full design implementation
    • Strong understanding of rigging process and displacement map workflow
    • Experience working on creatures, digi doubles, topology, and blend shapes (preferred)
    • Eye for detail and able to QA own work to ensure the 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 
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