- Cinema 4D
- 3D Animation
- 3ds Max
- Project Management
- Final Cut Pro
SAIC is looking for a mulit-media specialist with a background and degree in art related field with an ability to enable ideas using technology are ideal for this position. Specifically, animators with degrees in computer animation, computer science or similar, or in art-related subjects, included design and graphics would be appropriate. Candidates must present a strong portfolio for review and be able to generate original design and layout ideas to support professional publishing requirements. Candidates will need a strong working knowledge of Microsoft and Adobe product lines, such as Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Indesign, and MS Power Point. Additionally, they will need the ability to conceive and produce professionally edited short “trailer” videos for a variety of uses for this position.
Core duties include compositing final shots with After Effects, image manipulation with Photoshop, research new techniques, and participates in identifying and integration of new software/hardware into customer workflow. Candidate also participates in development of solutions to problems of unusually complex which require a high degree of ingenuity and innovation. Challenges are often unique and solutions may serve precedent for future decisions.
Current TS/SCI with Poly
Candidates will need a strong working knowledge of Microsoft and Adobe product lines, such as Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Indesign, and MS Power Point. Additionally, they will need the ability to conceive and produce professionally edited short “trailer” videos for a variety of uses for this position.
Over 5 years demonstrated experience professional graphics or 3D animation working in graphics production, animation film production studios and/or video game development. Animator “generalists” with hands-on experience working a wide variety of tasks like story boarding, scripting, rigging, layouts, rendering, lighting, surfacing, modeling, post-production and special effects, prototyping, 3D modeling, markerless facial mapping, live rendering, and photo-real high definition resolution imaging are all needed.
Expert level After Effects and Motion Graphics experience
2D and 3D Motion tracking
Expert level Photoshop knowledge
3D Animation experience
3D Max (if no Maya experience)
Experience with organic modeling, lighting, texturing, and rendering
Unreal or Unity experience
Video production experience
Video Editing knowledge, Premiere or Final Cut
Staging a shoot
Photographic and camera knowledge
Working knowledge of three or more of the following software editing packages and the ability to learn others. Faceware – by Image Metrics NVIDIA Faceworks Cinema 4D AutoDesk 3DS Max Vray Houdini Escape AutoDesk Maya Soft Image Adobe Acrobat UX wireframes Final Cut Pro UnReal
Experience as a team lead or project manager for graphics, multi-media, animation, or production projects.
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