Product Rendering Artist

The Sage Group - Newark, CA (30+ days ago)


Rendering Artist

The Sage Group’s client, a provider of personal computer and mobile accessories, is seeking an experienced Product Rendering Artist who has excellent artistic and technical abilities. This will be project-based in the Newark, CA office. You will be responsible for creating photo-realistic renders for a wide range of different products. You will visualize products at a level where you will not be able to distinguish them from real-life or photography. Working closely with art directors, producers, and strategists as an integral part of a global multidisciplinary design team. You work will be seen in the US and abroad. If you move fast, speak up, make decisions and drive change, please apply now!

Responsibilities:
Work with your design teams to generate exceptional product renderings

Work with producers to evaluate the requirements of a project and estimate schedule

Hard Surface Modelling, UVW Unwrapping, Shader & Texturing Skills

Contribute to our never-ending journey of quality improvement

Participate in review and approval meetings by clarifying direction and goals

Bring your innovation to our designs & content

Work through rounds of feedback to refine images into polished visuals

Composite render elements/passes and collaborate with retouchers

Share technical concepts with non-technical people clearly

Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Design, Art, Multimedia, Video/Film Production or equivalent work experience

3 + years experience in a design or corporate industry

Relevant samples and/or portfolio available for review

Proficient in the following software: 3DS Max, Vray GPU, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects

Understand how to create photorealistic shaders that accurately match the CMF spec

Understand how to resolve lighting treatments for different types of product

Strong art fundamentals in composition, color, lighting and shape

Excellent visual library of well resolved product lighting

Strong communication skills.

Well-organized and able to handle multiple assignments with varying deadlines

Duration: 6+ Months (freelance/project based)

Location: Newark, CA