ViacomCBS LEAD LOOK DEVELOPMENT/TEXTURE ARTIST (BIG NATE) in Burbank, California
Overview and Responsibilities
Texture Painting and Shader Development.
Must be capable of creating painterly, stylized, procedural, and photorealistic textures in several specified styles.
The ideal candidate must have a critical eye with his or her own work, be able to follow reference material and concept art, be organized, have the ability to problem solve, be resourceful and creative, and work well with a team.
Ability to texture in several specified styles per CG show.
Texture paint 3D characters, props, and sets within Maya, Photoshop, and BodyPaint.
Set up Maya shaders/shader networks and use them to achieve desired looks.
Review UV’s for texturing when needed.
Must have a portfolio and DVD demo reel that demonstrates texture painting skills.
Minimum 2 years experience in the television, gaming, or feature film industries.
Excellent artistic, painting, and texturing skills.
Ability to create high quality texture maps, including all supporting maps (bump, specular, transparency, etc).
In-depth understanding of color theory and application.
Experienced level skills in Maya.
Understanding of the Maya Shading networks and capabilities.
Understanding of UV layout and principles.
Understanding of the CG Pipeline.
UV unwrapping skills a plus, but are not required.
Mudbox skills a plus, but are not required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills. Ability to multitask effectively, prioritize competing demands, and follow through on details.
Must be flexible enough to deal with changing role requirements.
Ability to work as part of a team as well as be resourceful and self-driven.
ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.
iCIMS ID 2020-14114
Job Locations US-CA-Burbank
Job Type Full-Time Staff