Digital Design Artist - Maya in Santa Clara, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/5/2020

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Job Description

Major technology company is seeking a world class character lookdev artist to help us achieve the highest levels of photorealism in our digital

characters. The ideal candidate will flourish in a fast-paced, dynamic research environment while continually improving quality and reusability. Contribute to generation of synthetic data used to develop software solutions which will enable our next generation products.

Key Qualifications

• 5+ years of photorealistic character lookdev for film, television, or games

• Proficient in Maya and V-Ray

• Experience matching photographic reference

• Familiarity with photogrammetry

• Experience developing reusable shaders and materials

• Knowledgeable of procedural materials and geometry

• Physically-based rendering experience

• Comfortable developing for either offline or realtime renderers

• Ability to scale work to large numbers of diverse characters while maintaining quality

• Nimble and able to adapt to changing requirements



BA in Digital Media / Equivalent industry experience

Additional Experience

• Digital doubles in a production environment

• Hair and fur

• Cloud rendering

• Scripting in Python or similar

• Developing synthetic data content for machine learning, and computer vision

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer