Previs - Modeler

Art/Animation London, United Kingdom


Previs Asset Builder Job Description

The Third Floor is seeking a special breed of 3D modellers. Assets are built quickly and must be highly optimized for real-time workflow in Maya. An asset builder must be able to take artistic direction from a wide spectrum of sources to produce environments, props, and characters that best represent the director's vision. The ideal asset builder candidate will have a strong sense of design and feel comfortable filling in the gaps of information to ensure each asset looks its best. Strong Knowledge of low-polygon modelling is a must, and good knowledge of real-time OpenGL techniques for lighting and FX is a plus.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be team oriented and able to successfully take direction from a supervisor
  • Be adaptable, flexible and accepting of change, often tossing out ideas and starting anew
  • Have a strong sense of design, and a knack for using real-time elements to evoke cinematic lighting and depth

Software knowledge:

  • Autodesk Maya
  • Photoshop
  • Autodesk Motion Builder (a plus)
  • Mudbox (a plus)
  • ZBrush (a plus)