Job ID: 212468
Location: ORLANDO, FL, United States
Date Posted: Mar 2, 2021
Subcategory: Game Development Specialist
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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SAIC is looking for a Senior Level 3 D Artist for Serious Games. This position will be based in either Orlando, FL or Seattle, WA.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Assist and support Jr. and Mid-level team members in their learning methods and best practices.
Work collaboratively with designers and leads in creating 3D assets that meet or exceed performance goals.
Work with technical artists and engineers in the development and streamlining of tools and processes.
Keep abreast of advanced techniques which could be used to improve the visual quality or development processes of the simulator.
Maintain a proactive attitude towards team-wide art and development issues.
The ideal candidate must have:
Portfolio of work demonstrating proficiency as a 3D Artist.
Demonstrable traditional art skills.
Self-driven with good communication skills.
Above average proficiency in Maya, 3ds Max, Photoshop, Z-brush or equivalent.
Understanding of generating normal maps from high poly models.
Understanding in creating textures and models in varying art styles.
Must exhibit excellent artistic skill and understanding of physically based lighting and materials.
A keen eye for spatial composition, lighting and building believable 3D assets.
An understanding of effective asset creation and optimization.
Excellent ability to create textures and work with complex shaders.
Previous experience creating high quality 3D models.
Experience working with cross discipline and external teams.
Must be autonomous while working on set tasks from the schedule.
Must have the ability to problem solve and define best work practices within assigned area of work.
Strong communication skills.
High degree of self-motivation and initiative.
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