Boulder Media Recruiting Senior Character Modeler
As part of Hasbro Entertainment, Boulder Media is building a new Feature Film Animation Division. We are excited to offer a talented Senior Character Modeler the opportunity to join our very successful and established animation studio as we expand into a new area.
We will be producing the first CG Theatrical Feature Film made entirely in Ireland. The movie is based on a very well-known Hasbro property and we can’t wait to bring it to the big screen for the first time.
The Senior Character Modeler will work closely with the Art Director and Modeling Supervisor to create characters based on the approved art style. This is a great opportunity to be a founding member of our team.
Producing high quality assets suitable for production both technically and artistically
Working well within a team of artists
Supporting junior members of the team of artists with technical problem solving
Ensuring your assets meet specifications provided by all relevant departments
Suggesting feedback and technical solutions on project
Communicating with your Supervisor and Production Assistant on task assignment and scheduling
Following concepts and briefs, implementing feedback
Working closely with the Supervisor to identify process improvements/tools to increase department productivity
Skills & Requirements
Thorough knowledge of Maya Modelling Software
Technical knowledge of topology solutions
Experience working with Blendshapes and Correctives
Thorough knowledge of Zbrush
Basic understanding of Lighting and Look Development
Good communication skill and ability to work interactively with production and other departments to solve production challenges
Ability to feedback to other departments and direct any technical changes
Proven production experience within a team min 5 years in featured film or similar.
Knowledge of scripting and creating tools is a plus