Zoic Studios is an Award winning VFX company made up of accomplished artists and producers who understand story, process and relationships. Partnership, integrity and enthusiasm are our key founding principles. "Visual Evolution" is our mission. We invest in constantly improving our technological and studio processes so that our artists can focus on being creative even in the lightning fast paced world of Episodic Television. We apply these principles to our work on some of the most VFX intensive film, television, and commercial projects out there.
We are currently looking for a freelance Model/Texture artist for an upcoming project.
Modeling & Texturing artists will collaborate with other departments within the studio to create and complete assets as assigned. We are looking for both hard-surface and environment artists.
Modeling and/or Texturing artists work under the supervision of the CG Lead, CG Supervisor and VFX Supervisor.
Create digital assets from both cyber scans and photographic reference that meets all production requirements
Clean up / re-top models as needed
Ability to work self-directed and also follow specific direction when given
Work closely with other departments to ensure assets created work through the pipeline
Implement best practices and anticipate potential problems
Pro-active team member who demonstrates a strong sense of creativity and respect for aesthetics
Knowing and following all pipeline and studio policies and procedures
Reel or portfolio demonstrating wireframes, uv layouts and/or texture maps
Proficiency in Maya and ZBrush or Mari
Good retopologizing and UV skills a must
Experience creating high resolution hard surface and organic models
Knowledge of V-ray a plus!
Experience with Marvelous Designer a plus!
Experience with Substance painter a plus!
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong attention to detail and follow through.
Positive attitude, hard worker, flexible schedule for deliveries
Experience working within film and television a must
Candidates located in Los Angeles and surrounding area preferred
Zoic does not cover relocation costs
Zoic Studios Los Angeles and New York participates in the eVerify program
This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned
Due to the volume of applications we receive across our different openings we regret that only those selected to interview will be contacted
We also have the best homemade guacamole served in Culver City.
Please provide a portfolio of work that demonstrates production experience with modeling and/or texturing
Zoic is a Maya/Vray/Nuke studio.