Job Location: Tempe, Arizona

Produce 3D art assets for use in VirTra simulation systems. Assist in creating various marketing and promotional materials as needed.

Essential Functions:

  • Rig and animate current assets
  • Create 3D assets for Environments and Characters
  • Develop high quality and cutting edge 3D models and art.
  • Animate characters and objects for use in simulations and promotional materials.
  • Utilize 3D modeling, mapping, texturing, lighting techniques etc. to create visual elements.
  • Attend team meetings to discuss art related issues, work progress, etc.
  • Review 3D arts and provide recommendations for improvements.
  • Optimize 3D arts for creating realistic environment.
  • Create 3D models from photos and real-world objects.
  • Troubleshoot problems on reintegration of outsourced assets into the 3D arts.
  • Develop high poly sculpts and textures for 3D arts.
  • Create 3D assets for arts and models.
  • Ensure to meet high artwork standards.
  • Understand the project requirements and develop high quality art assets accordingly.

Competencies:

  • Creative in problem solving
  • Time and Self-Management
  • Personal Effectiveness/Credibility
  • Originality
  • Collaboration Skills
  • Independent judgment
  • Communication Proficiency

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, talk and hear.  Frequently the employee will be required to stand; walk; use hands or fingers, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.   Will occasionally be required to lift office products and supplies up to 15 pounds and to sit and work at a computer for upwards of 4 hours at a time. This position requires repetitive motions of the wrists, hands and or fingers.

Education and Experience:

  1. BA or equivalent skill set
  2. Must have experience creating 3D assets for environments & characters
  3. Expertise in current 3DS Max software
  4. Motion Capture experience a plus
  5. Artistic and technical skills

Additional Requirements:

  • Typical work schedule:  8:00 to 5:00, Monday – Friday but flexible work hours required which could include evening or weekend work due to video shoots, production deadlines, coordination of duties or project demand.
  • Pre-employment drug test and background check.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity