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Senior Character Surfacing Artist

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SENIOR CHARACTER SURFACING ARTIST

 

Job Description

 

The Senior Surfacing Artist will work with the surfacing supervisor to develop the look of character from texturing until shading on feature film for Hasbro’s boulder media.

 

Responsibilities


·       Work closely to surfacing supervisor to find the look of different asset

·       Ability to work with the other department as modeling, groom and lighting

·       Follow-up and build texturing/shading for all asset assigned in time

·       Understand and anticipate the texture reference from the art department and to find the good balance between cartoon shapes and realistic look  

·       Ability to develop the artistic and technical process

·       Mentoring and guiding mid and Junior artist in techniques/software and artistic experience

·       Find solution to fix artistic and technical issue  

 

 

Qualifications

 

·       4-5 years CG experience, ideally within feature films

·       Have a good artistic and technical skills

·       Strong experience in texturing and shading on Character rendering with fur

·       Strong knowledge on fur ray trace rendering

·       Strong knowledge on the texturing map editing : Mari, Photoshop, zBrush…  

·       Knowledge to build a shader in the nodal interface

·       Knowledge of Katana and Arnold a plus

·       Knowledge of Shotgun a plus

·       Production experience with a modern raytracing render engine

 

The ideal candidate will be/have

·       A team player and ability to be autonomous

·       Art and technical skill

·       problem-solving skills a plus

·       Attention to detail.

·       Self-motivated and proactive