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Character Modeler

  • BRON Studios
  • Full time
  • New Zealand
  • 04/04/2021

ABOUT THE JOB

BRON Digital, is a state-of-the-art virtual production and service company, that utilizes the Unreal Engine to develop and produce long-form animation for series television, short-form content, and motion pictures. This division leverages BRON’s extensive experience producing traditional CGI animation to apply and adapt the best practices of linear animation pipelines and marry those with Unreal Engine centered, virtual production workflows. The move allows BRON to broaden and expand its production and produce high quality content with much faster turnarounds.

We are seeking new talents to join our Modelling Department. Whether you are looking for fixed-term employment or a freelance gig.

Requirements

Role & Responsibilities

  • Provide character asset models under the supervision of the Lead Modeler and working collaboratively with the Design team and Rigging team
  • Provide rigging and look dev ready assets that meet the technical requirements of the production pipeline
  • Demonstrate an understanding of a broad mix of character related disciplines such as modelling, texturing, shading, rigging & binding, animation, facial animation, and blend shapes
  • Prepare assets for physical simulations such as cloth, and hair
  • Strong knowledge of the latest industry standard tools, workflows, and techniques including physically based rendering
  • Effectively and proactively communicate issues with colleagues and openly adapt your work to the show's notes and direction
  • Meet project deadlines and milestones, including weekly quotas, as set by project leads and the production department

Qualifications

  • 1-3 years experience as a Modelling Artist
  • Modelling/Animation Diploma or Fine Arts Degree and/or relevant industry experience
  • A solid understanding of topology, proportion, anatomy, balance, and form
  • High proficiency modelling in Maya and Zbrush
  • Experience with Game Engine, Unity, UE4, etc. is a plus
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communication skills

About BRON Studios

BRON is a worldwide media and entertainment company committed to furthering the art and craft of meaning commercial storytelling. Focused on the strategic development, production and financing of original live-action and animated features, television and digital media content, BRON has been instr...

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