3D Lead Artist (Rendering)

Job description

We are looking for a 3D Lead Artist (rendering) that has a true passion for products and creating beautiful content. As a 3D Lead Artist (rendering) you'll lead our team of CG Specialists.


Lead Artist – Rendering

As the Lead Artist – Rendering, you will be managing a team 3D Artists, with a special focus on creating the highest quality output. You will be leading and coaching them, guiding them through a huge variety of projects. Eye for detail and flawless delivery of beautiful content for our brands is absolutely critical in this role. You'll act as a role model for the team and lead the way quality and delivery wise. You know how to communicate with clients, project managers and art directors, you create reliable project estimations, and you come up with creative solutions to the day-to-day challenges that your team faces.


About INDG

At INDG we develop technology that enables engaging, hyper-realistic digital product experiences. Our goal is to make "every product playable", by combining the science of technology with the artistry of computer-generated content. Our offices are in Amsterdam, Bucharest and New York. Clients include Adidas, Yamaha, Ralph Lauren, Electrolux, and Philips. Our CG artists, interactive designers, and developers focus on creating virtual versions of our clients' products, so lifelike it feels like you could reach out and touch them.


Our culture brings together creative, tech and business individuals. It’s a heady cocktail that keeps us inspired, empowered and passionate.


What’s Grip?

Grip supports brands to cope with the fast-accelerating challenge of the exponential grow and need for content. Grip is web-based software that automatically generates visual content. It’s based on photorealistic 3D, capitalising on INDG’s twenty-year-long experience in that field. 3D is good because once your beer or your juicer or your rocket is on Grip, it can be used and re-used for multiple media: images, videos, iOS apps, and such.

Job requirements

Responsibilities

  • Accurate & considered production estimations
  • Lead & coach a team of 3D artists
  • Manage the 3D creation and delivery process
  • Make sure quality standards and best practices are created and applied
  • Direct your project-team on quality
  • Manage detail-planning
  • Divide work within a project and assign tasks to your team
  • Provide insightful input during project-evaluation


Required Skills

  • Excellent knowledge and skill in rendering and texturing
  • Excellent knowledge of 3DSMax & Vray & Photoshop & After Effects
  • Experienced with reviewing work from others and educating team members
  • Experience with product visualizations
  • Highest level of attention to detail
  • Constructively communicate and implement feedback
  • Solution oriented thinking with future optimizations always at the forefront of any workflow
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)
  • 8+ years CGI experience


About you

  • You have excellent knowledge and experience in rendering, texturing and compositing/post production
  • You have both an artistic eye and know how to use technology in to your advantage
  • You have a portfolio or show reel that demonstrates your seniority and relevant experience
  • Excellent knowledge of 3DSMax, Vray, Photoshop, After Effects, and Nuke would be an advantage

Please apply via the link provided.