Gaming and Media- 3D Artist1

Industry

IT

Advert ID

CAN_506977

Location

Vancouver

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Vancouver, BC - (CAN) 817 West Hastings BC Vancouver , BC V6C 1B2

ContactNumber

604-682-1651

Job Description

Manpower is looking Gaming and Media- 3D Artist1 for one of our IT client located at Vancouver, BC.



ROLE:

In this position, you will be expected to partner with the Lead(s) to help re-enforce the quality bar for the project and lead talented external teams of Artists to bring the lead's vision to reality. We are looking for an individual that has demonstrated content creation skills in one or more disciplines. You may also be called upon to contribute to technical best practices for the development of our tools, pipelines and systems.



RESPONSIBILITES:

* Serve as a source of escalation for your lead on external development, working with the Outsource Producer to help remove roadblocks and allowing work to be completed as efficiently as possible.

* Coordinate with the Outsource Producer to facilitate ramp-up and training of external team members by organizing materials, documentation and possibly visiting external teams onsite for training sessions.

* Partner with the Technical Art team and Lead to develop, test and maintain workflows that are being used externally. Includes working with the internal team to align process and understanding of both internal and external workflows.

* Communicate procedures, pipeline, and workflow to external teams.

* Partner with production and leads to plan sprints, provide estimates, manage risks and assign tasks, ensuring work is sent to the right resources and completed on time at a high level of quality for all external generated content.

* Update project management software/tools with entering tasks, tracking overages, extension requests, and art direction changes.

* Guide external teams on the best approach for building content and resolving potential blocker issues.

* Conduct reviews and provide feedback on external submissions in line with the vision of the lead and art director, maintaining quality and consistency.

The qualification required:

* Must have 5+ years of experience in video games, film/television or equivalent. Must also have 1-3+ years' experience in a leadership capacity or managing external teams.

* This role may require domestic or international travel 3-4 times per year typically for 1 week durations per trip. Applicant must be willing to travel.

* Art-related degree and/or comparable professional experience.

* Visual and technical understanding in traditional and digital sculpting, 3D modeling & texturing (both high- & low-resolution)

* Proficient in Maya (preferred), 3D Max or XSI.

* Mudbox or Zbrush proficiency a must.

* Substance Painter experience a plus.

* Unreal Engine experience a plus.

* Familiarity with managing projects through the use of project management tools (I.e. Jira, Confluence, Excel, etc.)

* Must work well with deadlines and be self-motivated and directed.

What is in it for you?

- 18 months contract with possibility of extension.

- Work with one of the best IT company .



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