CG Rendering Artist

Design and Marketing Newark, California


Description

Are you motivated by the opportunity of touching the lives of millions of people daily around the world? Do you have a passion for growing a brand, reaching diverse audiences, and maximizing business opportunities? Do you want to be part of a global team of passionate leaders and innovators? Do you want to join a company committed to serving ALL People and the Planet?

Then Logitech is the place for you. 

The way we live, work, and play has changed.  We are in a time of reimagining everything and Logitech products, services, and values have never been more relevant. We are driven by our purpose to “Help ALL people pursue their passions by designing experiences so you can create, achieve, and enjoy more.” We work together as a global organization to make a difference and achieve a greater impact on people by “designing new possibilities that extend human capability.”   

We are a leader across categories. In Video Collaboration, we serve 3 billion digital knowledge workers keeping people connected in the area of hybrid working. For people focused on Creativity and Productivity, we offer personal workspace solutions to help people create and communicate their passions. We serve the new Creator Economy of Logitech for Creators by unlocking their ability to create culture.  We believe in the Power of Play as the leading Gaming company, making gaming more inclusive for nearly 3 billion gamers around the world. We drive Mobility and Education helping all students maximize their potential.   

Big things are happening at Logitech. Come play a critical role as we take our Creative Production to the next level. We’re looking for a CG Rendering Artist.

The Role:

Logitech is seeking an experienced CG Rendering Artist with excellent artistic and technical abilities. The CG rendering artist will be responsible for creating photo-realistic renders and animations for a wide range of different products. Your craft is so exquisite one would not be able to distinguish your work from real-life or photography. You will also bring your finely tuned art direction to the table to bring new and fresh ideas to help push the envelope of Logitech’s creative endeavors. 

As a Logitech CG rendering artist, you will be an integral part of a global multidisciplinary design team. Working closely with art directors, producers, and strategists, you will have a key role in delivering dynamic product and environmental imagery for packaging, web, and worldwide distribution.

Your Contribution:

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:

  • Work with design teams to generate exceptional product renderings.

  • Provide your own art direction skills and collaborate with the creative team from concept to execution.

  • Rig, animate and render product features and other elements. 

  • Convert and cleanup of design CADs for rendering and animation purposes.

  • Work with producers to evaluate the requirements of a project and estimate schedule.

  • Work with retouchers to prepare necessary channels and masks.

  • Composite render elements/passes.

  • Animation compositing.

  • Retouch rendered images to get to photo realistic finals.

  • Participate in review and approval meetings by clarifying direction and goals.

  • Work through rounds of feedback to refine images into polished photo realistic visuals.

  • Bring your innovation to our designs & content.

  • Contribute to our never-ending journey of quality improvement.

        

Requirements:

  • Proficient in the following software:  Cinema 4D, Redshift, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects.

  • Extensive experience reading and interpreting CADs and CMF sheets as well as other forms of design and engineering input.

  • Rendering optimization and workflows for both farm rendering and local rendering.

  • Highly creative Art Direction skills with the ability to interpret intrinsic values and concepts to visual execution.

  • Expertise in Hard Surface Modeling.

  • Expert UVW Unwrapping, Shader & Texturing Skills.

  • Experience with Medium Soft and Soft objects modeling.

  • Understand how to create photorealistic shaders that accurately match the CMF specifications.

  • Ability to take render from model creation to final photo realistic image.

  • Keen eye of how to resolve lighting treatments for different types of product and directions.

  • Strong art fundamentals in composition, color, lighting and shape.

  • Strong “eye-to-hand” coordination comparing physical objects to product renders to match it to an indistinguishable level.

  • Excellent visual library of well resolved product lighting.

  • A portfolio or showreel that demonstrates your relevant experience.

  • A strong communicator who’s able to share technical concepts with non-technical people clearly.

  • Experience with Real Time render engines (Unreal, Unity etc.).

  • Well-organized and able to handle multiple assignments with varying deadlines.

  • Nice experience to have: 

    • Procedural systems (Houdini or similar).

    • 3DS Max.

    • VRay Render.

    • AR/VR experience.

    • Substance Designer & Painter.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Design, Art, Multimedia, Video/Film Production, Computer Arts or similar related field or equivalent work experience.

  • Proven experience in a design or corporate industry.

PLEASE NOTE: Kindly upload your portfolio, or a link to your online portfolio, in the Cover Letter section of our online application. Thank you.

    

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

 “All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

If you require an accommodation to complete any part of the application  process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 1-510-713- 4866 for assistance.

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