3D Modeler Job Description Template

We have an open position for a 3D modeler. As a 3D modeler you will be responsible for creating virtual worlds and characters. You will be breathing life into sketches and concept art. You will be working in a team with lots of other talented artists, engineers and programmers. You must be well versed with industry standard 3D modeling programs and tools. Good spatial skills and a well honed sense of color and design will help you succeed in this job.

Responsibilities

  • Create and manage digital assets
  • Interpret concept art and sketches to create virtual characters, environment and props
  • Follow design guidelines, asset naming conventions and other technical constraints
  • Prototype and iterate on models and characters based on feedback from team members
  • Create textures and UV maps
  • Optimize, refine and correct model geometry
  • Rig models and characters for animation
  • Work with artists, animators and programmers to execute projects on time
  • Keep abreast with the latest developments in 3D design, capture and modeling tools and technologies

Requirements

  • Expert level knowledge of 3D design and animation tools such as 3DS Max, Maya, Zbrush etc.
  • An eye for detail and good visualization skills
  • Ability to take feedback and make changes as required
  • Extensive knowledge of character design, rigging, skinning etc.
  • Some familiarity with animation techniques
  • Good communication skills
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in 3D design and modeling
  • Technical diploma in 3D modeling or a degree in fine arts
  • Some scripting experience will be an added bonus