Overview

Modeller

Working with the Lead Modeller or the CG Supervisor on a project, the Modeller will create accurate and efficient models in the assigned timeframe as outlined by the Supervisor. The position requires a high degree of technical skill and artistic judgement.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create models (characters, sets and props) as assigned by the Modelling Lead or Supervisor.
  • Complete assigned modeling tasks in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all working files are efficiently organized.
  • Follow Supervisor directions, ensuring models created are accurate and effective.
  • Fully comprehend the requirements on the designs thereby creating models true to their designs.
  • Create and modify models by following the creative direction of the production.
  • Interact with production team in a positive manner and take direction and criticism
  • Report technical problems and potential problems to Supervisors in a timely fashion.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2+ years Modelling experience
  • Knowledge of Zbrush or Mudbox
  • Good knowledge of displacement map and normal map generation
  • Knowledge of one or more high-end 3D software packages such as Maya or Houdini
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Gimp, and Mari
  • Good knowledge of polygonal and patch geometry modeling.
  • Good knowledge of material, texturing
  • Good knowledge of skeleton and rigging setup
  • Good knowledge of basic expression setup
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize.
  • Knowledge of keyframe animation an asset
  • Excellent team player
  • Excellent file management skills
  • Good communication skills

About Method Studios

Method Studios is an award-winning international visual effects group with facilities in Los Angeles, Vancouver, New York, Chicago, Detroit, Atlanta, London, Sydney and Melbourne. As an artist-driven company known for its creativity, we service high-end feature film, commercial, television, games and motion graphics clients in the global marketplace.