Senior Texture Artist

CG Artist Vancouver, BC


Description

Position at Industrial Light & Magic

Position Summary

The Senior Texture Artist creates the textures, colors, and organic surface qualities needed in the completion of CG creatures and hard-surface models used in production.

What You’ll Do

  • Works independently and with production team (VFX Supervisor, Texture Supervisor, Look Dev Supervisor) at an advanced level to execute the desired look of complicated CG models, including complex creatures and/or hard surface models, including ships, real world vehicles and environments
  • Participates as a team member in determining various design solutions; provides feedback to other members of the production by attending dailies on a regular basis
  • Mentors junior and mid-level Artists
  • Maintains or exceeds consistent level of productivity while meeting deadlines and producing high quality work

What We’re Looking For

  • At least five years of relevant professional VFX experience and at least a college level diploma or higher in computer graphics, fine arts, design, or photography, or related field; OR at least seven years of relevant professional VFX experience in lieu of education
  • Proficient in Maya, Mari, Zbrush, Photoshop and UV unwrapping tools
  • Ability to navigate complex pipelines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to learn quickly and assimilate new information
  • Good interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Nice to Have:
    • Modeling skills a plus
    • Katana/Look Dev knowledge a plus

This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic. Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Lucasfilm fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world. **FOR U.S. BASED NEW HIRES ONLY:** We are taking a responsible approach to creating environments that allow us to do what we do best - entertain and inform millions around the world. As part of our commitment to health and safety, COVID-19 vaccines are required for current U.S. salaried and non-union hourly employees, as well as all newly hired U.S. employees.


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