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VFX ASSET GENERALIST - Groomer

Heather Zolisby on Jan 18, 2018
Location
Vancouver, Canada
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Job Category
VFX
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced
Pay / Salary
Hourly
Job Description
HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/

Scanline VFX Vancouver offers a leading edge creative, collaborative team environment working with brilliant talent from around the globe. Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, BC the studio is steps from transit, the best in the city's trendy Yaletown dining and Robson high street shopping. On site amenities include a lounge/nightclub with big screen projector tv, pool table and foosball tables, over-sized patios and rooftop deck kitchen & BBQ areas, secure bicycle storage, massage chairs, showers and lockers. Experience fun team events, parties, sporting activities, local business discounts and much more.

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VFX ASSET GENERALIST - GROOMER [JR-MID]

JOB SUMMARY

The VFX Asset Generalist’s focus will be on hair/fur grooming using modeling and texturing skills to create assets for production team. Work must be photorealistic, with accuracy, detail, and function. Working with the in-house pipeline the VFX Asset Generalist is able to solve technical issues independently.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Create photoreal hair and fur grooms to be used on our digital doubles and creatures
Create high quality models and UVs for use in production; implement improvements/changes based on review feedback and Supervisor/Lead direction
Create photoreal textures, both hand painted and from set photography to a level of detail necessary for hero CG assets
Work within the defined pipeline
Ensure continuity and support other asset departments such as texture, lookdev, Generalists and rigging
Complete assigned tasks in a timely manner
Work independently on defined tasks, but in collaboration with artists and supervisors in modeling, shading and lighting during the look development process
Learn and adapt to new workflows and methods
Make technical and creative adjustments/improvements based on guidance and review notes from leadership

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
Experience is an asset
BA/Diploma in area of Digital Arts (preferred)
Working knowledge of Maya (required)
Excellent knowledge of Zbrush and/or Mudbox.
Mari,3ds Max, V-Ray, Nuke a plus
Xgen experience is a plus
Excellent technical trouble shooting skills and problem solving abilities
Experience working on creatures, digi doubles, topology and blend shapes (preferred)
Eye for detail and able to QA own work to ensure 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
Clear understanding of color space, shading, lighting, and rendering methodologies
Familiarity with digital photography

BENEFITS INCLUDED

+Extended Medical
+Disability Insurance
+Dental Insurance

HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/
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