About The Role
Calling all senior 3D Artists out there.
Your daily role will be liaising with creative team following and feeding into mood board generation. Then transitioning this into a 3D a fully realised designed, lit and textured Animated CGI set environments to aptly showcase our hero product ranges. Be they TV's to toasters.
Working on our online content you will apply your creative and technical art skills, using 3D assets created in house to craft market leading product review videos and Animated CGI rooms sets.
This role would really suit an experienced Senior 3D Artist with Animation experience. Studio or in-house experience is a must for candidates who would relish the challenge of joining an extremely fast paced and rapidly growing business!
Please include links to your portfolio / show-reel on your CV to support your application as we are unable to consider applications without this!
Here's What You Can Expect To Be Doing
Regularly reporting to the lead artist and 3d producer to ensure production aligns with brief. Ensuring key stakeholders are regularly updated on project status relaying any concerns along with subsequent remedial plans.
Mentoring direct reports and leading wider team as needed ensuring adherence to best practices. monitor and provide continued training of direct reports by way of PDP.
You will be responsible for ensuring render output is of the highest quality while referring back to ensure correlation to the design brief.
Monitoring and solving any technical render issues liaising with the lead technical artist as needed.
Modelling from sketches and reference photography , texturing, lighting, animating and rendering a variety of brand driven environments.
Working directly with creative team iterating CGI sets as needed.
A Few Things About You
We are looking for someone who has studied Games, Architecture, Design, Art or Photography and gets genuinely excited about creating photo-real, detailed and accurate 3D models, materials and textures.
passion for creating photo-real models and Images. Has experience coaching and developing junior members of a team
Minimum 5 years industry experience in all stages of production from storyboard to final render.
Experience creating and executing animations.
Experience in hard surface modelling high and low poly modelling experience
Retouching/ post production skills.
Possesses strong interpersonal and communication skills
Experiencing leading teams and coaching artist.
Is able to work under pressure to deadlines and multi task effectively, taking accountability for your own work
Experience using Maya, 3ds Max or other similar 3D packages.
Experience in Vray or Corona.
Why Choose AO?
Our people are our superpower, and that’s no accident. We’re looking for everyday heroes who want to learn and help other people achieve. Those glass-half-full-types who have an appetite for a better tomorrow.
With AO, the sky’s the limit. We’ll support you to be the best version of yourself and always drive your career forward.
We keep things simple. We say things like "treat every customer like they’re your gran" and "make decisions your mum would be proud of" because we’re personal and act with integrity - every day in every action.
We’ve designed our benefits to cover everything from big moments to little helps. As well all as the essentials, like pensions and holidays, we’ve got our own "AO Perks" to help you with the little things that matter.
To see all our benefits and perks, visit our AO Benefits page.
• 25 days holiday (Excluding Bank Holidays)
• At least 5% contribution pension scheme*
• Dedicated wellness initiatives that support your wellbeing, ranging from our 24hr employee assistance programme to subsidised gym membership.