Added by on 2014-09-18

Disney Animation Studios Recruiting Modeler

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Walt Disney Animation Studios has an exciting opportunity for a Character Modeler to join the team at our Burbank, CA studio. As a Modeler at our studio, you will build complex 3D models including organic characters. You’ll work with a team of artists, including Visual Development Artists and Character TDs to interpret designs, and build and refine models for production.


Character modelers work with polygonal and subdivision topologies to create surface models ranging from highly-stylized cartoon characters to photo-realistic fantasy creatures
Take direction from Leads and Supervisors and feedback from Directors


Bachelors degree or equivalent experience
3+ years of Animation, VFX, or Video Game industry experience modeling in polygons/Sub D’s using Maya
Ability to work in a collaborative environment, taking direction from the Model Lead, CG
Ability to work well in teams consisting of rigging, animation and character design
Supervisor and feedback from the Art Director and Directors(s) as necessary
Proven ability to be detail oriented and to work efficiently within a production environment
Strong problem solving skills
Candidates focusing on character modeling should show stylized characters
All candidates should include 2D reference images when applicable

Preferred Qualifications

Proficiency with ZBrush
Experience with Mudbox
Strong knowledge of related field such as anatomy
Experience with traditional 3D sculpting
Experience with character rigging
Experience with texture/shading
Facial blend shape targets
Scripting (MEL, Python, Perl) background a plus
Application Visual examples of images exemplifying work in this area are requested for review. Additionally, please include a resume and reel breakdown with your online profile. When applicable, wireframes, close up of rotating heads, and 2D reference art should be shown.

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