Surface Artists, 3D

  • Company:
    WildBrain
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    11 hours ago
  • Category:
    Art / Media / Design

WildBrainis looking for Surface Artists, 3Dto join our exciting new animated Sonic the Hedgehog series,Sonic Prime, set to premiere worldwide in 2022.This 24-episode animated adventure for kids, families, and long-time fans draws upon the keystones of the brand and features the “Blue Blur” of video game fame in a high-octane adventure where the fate of a strange new multiverse rests in his gloved hands. Sonic’s adventure is about more than a race to save the universe, it’s a journey of self-discovery and redemption.This feature quality episodic series will deliver the visually captivating, binge-worthy story that Sonic fans new and old are sure to love. We are on the hunt to find passionate and talented folks to join this team and help us really bring the blue blur to life!As a Surface Artist, you have experience in surfacing and texturing in Substance. You create characters, props and set models that accurately represent the artistic goals and story concepts of the production.These roles are set to begin in Spring 2021.We are currently working virtually because of the Covid-19 pandemic. During this time our hiring teams are ready to support interviews via video conferencing, and we are enabling artists to work from home until the studio can reopen. We’d love to hear from you! #stayhomestaysafe!Excellent visual skills and attention to detailUphold the art direction defined by the Art Director and Surfacing LeadInterpret and implement notes and feedback from directors and supervisors in a timely and qualitative mannerCommunicate with Supervisor and CG Supervisor on concerns ahead of timeMeet production deadlines and maintain regular communication with the production teamCarry out duties in a professional and positive manner1-3 year experience in animation, film or games lookdev/surfacing/modelingKnowledge in Substance PainterExperience with UV maping, texture layout and digital painting skillsBachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Computer Animation, or other relevant area of study and/or equivalent job experienceHighly motivated, pro-active, with a solid work ethic and positive attitudePractice in attentive and active listeningAbility to make decisions in a timely mannerAbility to accept accountability for own actionsAbility to share information, methodologies and ideas with othersAbility to deliver work on time and meet set performance objectivesExcellent communication and collaborative skillsBonus:Experience in Mudbox or Z brush is a benefitKnowledge of various renderers like Vray, Renderman or Arnold is an assetSubstance Designer, Alchemist knowledge would be an assetKatana knowledge a bonusNuke knowledge a bonusWhy WildBrain?At WildBrain Studios our teams dig into a diverse range of projects – from preschool and comedy to action-adventure, and work with international partners such as Apple, Netflix, LEGO, DreamWorks, BBC, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon and more. We produce high quality Flash, Harmony, and Maya animated series. Aside from awesome projects and partners, WildBrain puts our people first, here are just a few of the ways: Great benefits that make employees feel truly valued including a customizable extended health and dental planGenerous RRSP matchingBonus time off