SENIOR HARD SURFACE MODELER
Atomic Fiction is on the hunt for a Senior Hard Surface Modeler to create photorealistic, high quality models for an exciting upcoming project. The ideal candidate will be able to deliver high quality assets with minimal direction and in an efficient manner.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Create complex, film-quality hard surface models (vehicles, props, environments) to a project’s particular specifications;
Follow design reference accurately and work in a wide range of styles;
Work within studio best practices, follow guidelines, and keep scenes clean and organized.
Prioritize and revise work based on direction from supervisors;
Work with Modeling team, to maintain continuity; as well as, support other asset departments to ensure information is communicated throughout the pipeline;
Mentor and help train Junior Modelers;
Multitasking while working on multiple projects simultaneously;
Ability to balance quick turnaround while achieving high degree of aesthetic quality.
5+ years of experience in creating photo realistic hard surface models for film;
Experience working from 2D reference as well as cyberscan and motion capture data;
Ability to do UV mapping;
Expert level in Maya, as well as experience in other software packages;
Strong sense of scale, form, weight and volume;
Excellent attention to detail when finalizing and quality controlling assets;
Excellent communication and organizational skills;
Strong attention to detail and follow through.