Modeling Supervisor

Modeling Supervisor

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Type: Full Time
Activities:
MODELING SUPERVISOR
Place:
Montreal
Québec
Quebec city
Remote
Description

About the position

Squeeze is looking for a supervisor to join its modeling team. The ideal candidate should have a strong aesthetic sense and the ability to lead, manage, and mentor a team of talented modelers. The dynamic nature of the industry is reflected at Squeeze, so we are also looking for someone who enjoys working on exciting projects that have varying styles, and sometimes require out of the box thinking.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee the Character, Hard Surface, and Environment Modeling department.

  • Establish the technical and creative vision for characters, vehicles, props, and environments.

  • Ensure modeling meets or exceeds baseline quality standards

  • Work with the CG and VFX supervisors to achieve project goals

  • Develop and grow the department

  • Develop and expand the modeling pipeline for both short and long term needs

  • Mentor artists and help to develop their artistic skills and knowledge

  • Create Workflow documentation, technical guidelines, and department standards

  • Coordinate with other departments to ensure smooth inter-departmental communication

  • Troubleshoot technical issues that may arise

  • Work on challenging models

Profile

  • Leadership;

  • Team player;

  • Good communication skills;

  • Attention to detail;

  • Strong technical problem solving skills;

  • Sense of initiative;

  • Creative;

  • Excellent ability to adapt to change;

  • Open to constructive criticism;

  • Ability to work with tight deadlines;

  • Rigorous;

  • Self-starter.

Requirements

    • Organic and Hard Surface modeling background

    • Minimum 8-10 years of experience in VFX, Animation, or Games.

    • Lead position experience as a modeler

    • Portfolio demonstrating strong Organic and/or Hard Surface modeling skills

    • Expert knowledge of Maya and Zbrush.

    • Knowledge of Unreal Engine is a plus

    • The ability to multitask and prioritize tasks and deadlines

    • A keen eye for detail

    • The ability to critic artists work accurately

    • Troubleshooting and technical issue resolution

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