• Modeler, 3D

    Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
    Posted Date 3 months ago(5/6/2019 2:59 PM)
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  • Overview

    Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a state of the art animation studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Modeler to join our team!


    The role:


    As a Modeler, you have exceptional skills and experience in modeling and texturing in Maya. You create characters, props and set models that accurately represent the artistic goals and story concepts of the production. You will be working in collaboration with the modeling team to create and deliver quality 3D models for DHX Media's TV shows, which are beloved by kids and admired by the industry worldwide.


    You will get to:

    • Balance aesthetic standards and technical requirements to create quality models
    • Excellent visual skills and attention to detail
    • Uphold the art direction defined by the Art Director
    • Interpret and implement notes and feedback from directors and supervisors in a timely and qualitative manner
    • Communicate with seniors and leads on concerns ahead of time
    • Assist with mentoring junior modelers as needed
    • Meet production deadlines and maintain regular communication with the production team
    • Carry out duties in a professional and positive manner


    You will be a great fit on our team if you have… 

    • 1+ years of experience in animation or film industry
    • Excellent knowledge in Maya, Zbrush and Photoshop
    • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Computer Animation, or other relevant area of study and/or equivalent job experience
    • Highly motivated, pro-active, with a solid work ethic and positive attitude
    • Solid knowledge of the production process and pipeline
    • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner
    • Ability to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently
    • Encourage feedback and new initiatives
    • Practices attentive and active listening

    Specific skills we’d love to see…

    • Experience in Mudbox is a benefit
    • Knowledge of various renderers like Vray or Renderman is an asset

    Why work at DHX Media?


    DHX Media delivers content that inspires, entertains and connects. But we create more than just animation, we build worlds and experiences for kids around the world. At our studios, quality, creativity and fun go hand in hand! Our teams dig into a diverse range of projects – from preschool and comedy to action-adventure – while enjoying awesome benefits, perks, and a whole lot of fun along the way. With some of Canada’s top creative talents, our studios are bursting with energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us! 


    THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted. DHX will accommodate people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required.



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