Location: Anywhere (Remote)
Duration: Full Time
Magic Media is a pioneering media, entertainment, and tech group powered by creativity and innovation. We have a physical presence in 14 countries and expertise in the areas of art, animation, cybersecurity, game development, software development, VFX, and video production amongst others. We work with leading developers and publishers within the games and tech industry, providing support and solutions designed around individual needs and carried out by global experts.
We have an exciting VFX task to model a rock for a 3D set extension in a feature film. The goal is to recreate the unique structure of the practical rocks from the set to seamlessly blend them into the film’s environment.
We are seeking a skilled Sculpting and Texturing Artist to join our team and contribute to this project. As a Sculpting and Texturing Artist, you will play a pivotal role in recreating the natural look and texture of practical rocks, ensuring they seamlessly integrate into the film’s environment.
What you will do:
- Collaborate with the VFX Supervisor and Art Director to understand the visual style and requirements for the rocks.
- Create highly detailed 3D models of rocks, replicating the unique structure and characteristics of the practical set rocks.
- Sculpt and refine the rock models to achieve a natural and realistic appearance.
- Develop high-quality textures and materials that match the practical rocks’ color, surface, and weathering.
- Ensure that the modeled rocks have the appropriate scale and proportions to fit seamlessly into the film’s environment.
- Collaborate with the 3D modeling and lighting teams to integrate the rocks into the scene.
- Continuously refine and improve the rock models and textures based on feedback from the VFX Supervisor and Art Director.
- Meet project milestones and deadlines to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality assets.
- Proven experience in 3D sculpting and texturing for VFX, with a strong portfolio showcasing your work.
- Proficiency in industry-standard software such as ZBrush, Mudbox, or similar sculpting tools.
- Strong understanding of natural rock formations, textures, and weathering.
- Ability to recreate real-world objects and textures with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
- Experience with 3D modeling, texturing, and rendering pipelines.
- Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to project requirements and artistic feedback.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills, both in remote and team settings.
- A commitment to meeting project deadlines and delivering high-quality work.
- Permanently remote position.
- An opportunity to hone and improve your skills by applying them to a diverse variety of engaging projects.
- Be part of an international group with offices worldwide.
- Career growth and development.
- Working closely with a team of like-minded people in a fast-paced, multicultural environment.
- Ongoing training and professional self-improvement opportunities.
- Flexible working hours.
- An inclusive culture and open communication.
To apply, please submit your resume, portfolio showcasing your sculpting and texturing work, and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you’re an ideal fit for the Sculpting and Texturing Artist role for this feature film project.
At Magic Media, our passion lies in gaming. Our vision is to create and deliver engaging and interesting games for our clients. We can deliver this high-quality work on any platform, whether it be on a console, PC, or mobile. We know that reputation and results go hand-in-hand. Therefore, we work hard to find experts and talented creators to deliver the best results.
If you do not meet all the requirements, but believe you’d still be a great fit for the role, don’t worry! We’d still love to hear from you, please get in touch!