3D Artist - Plug-in Media

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 24/10/2017

Plug-in Media is looking to recruit a 3D Technical Artist to come and work in our busy studio in the heart of central Brighton.

Plug-in Media is a BAFTA winning production studio with a reputation for producing work of the highest quality. We make games, apps and other interactive experiences for an enviable international client list consisting of the biggest names in entertainment both across the UK and in the USA.

Job Description:

The role of 3D Technical Artist at Plug-in Media requires a wide range of skills based on a well rounded knowledge of Autodesk Maya, or similar software, and Unity3D.

The 3D Technical Artist will create characters and environments for both 3D and 2D projects in Unity3D, utilising both traditional 3D animation and bitmap armature systems.

The 3D Technical Artist will be able to create and assemble art assets in Unity and will work with the developers to ensure a smooth workflow between art and code. They will have a solid grasp of the Mecanim animation system in Unity.

It is important to note that the projects Plug-in embark on vary greatly in content and approach. For this reason problem solving skills, research and development experience and a thirst for learning are a must!

Skills Range:

Skills required:
- Strong technical background
- Excellent communication and time management skills
- Expertise in Unity 3D
- Exceptional 3D skills
- Experience with Photoshop
- Desire to learn new systems and processes relating to game making and animation
- The ability to animate in Flash Animate would be a bonus

Person Specification:

Key responsibilities:
Modelling, rigging, rendering and lighting of characters and environments
Character animation
Concept design
Setting up and maintaining of art pipelines and workflows
Proactively seeking feedback from our Art Director and Producers
Assisting with ideas development
Assisting with quote preparation and project planning
Ensuring assets produced are consistent with the visual style of a brand and of the highest standard

Key Area: Design/Creative 27-1024.00Design/Creative
Salary: Competitive
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

You’ll be working with a great team of friendly, talented people
Legendary office outings
Free fruit
Rooftop barbeques
Childcare vouchers
Games nights
Up to 25 days holiday a year




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