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CG Look Development Artist (Big Nate)
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CG Look Development Artist (Big Nate)

• Emerging Level

Summary

Burbank, CA Summary: Texture Painting and Shader Development. Must be capable of creating painterly, stylized, procedural, and photorealistic textures in several specified styles.

Category Animation  Art Department  Special Effects 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

Summary:
  • Texture Painting and Shader Development.
  • Must be capable of creating painterly, stylized, procedural, and photorealistic textures in several specified styles.
  • The ideal candidate must have a critical eye with their own work, be able to follow reference material and concept art, be organized, have the ability to problem solve, be resourceful and creative, and work well with a team. 
Responsibilities:
  • Ability to texture in several specified styles per CG show.
  • Texture paint 3D characters, props, and sets within Maya, Substance Painter, and on occasion use Photoshop and Zbrush.
  • Set up Redshift/Maya shader networks and use them to achieve desired looks. (Redshift is our render engine. Redshift specific knowledge is not a requirement, but artist should be familiar with PBR-based rendering/surfacing in general.)
  • Review UV’s for texturing when needed. 
Qualifications:
  • Must have an online demo reel video that demonstrates texture painting skills.
  • A minimum 2 years experience in the television, gaming, or feature film industries.
  • Excellent artistic, painting, and texturing skills.
  • Knowledge and experience in Maya.
  • Knowledge and experience in Substance Painter (or similar 3D paint program).
  • Understanding of the Shading networks and capabilities within Maya.
  • Understanding of UV layout and principles.
  • Ability to craft high quality source images.
  • In-depth understanding of color theory and application.
  • Understanding of the CG Pipeline.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills. Ability to multitask effectively, prioritize contending demands, and follow through on details.
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as be resourceful and self-driven. 
Additional qualifications:
  • UV unwrapping skills is a plus
  • Zbrush & Substance Designer skills are a plus
  • Redshift-specific experience a plus

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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