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3D Polygon Modeller

Posted 05 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Design Studio
Contact NameCathy Erzen

Job description

Position: 3D Polygon Modeller

Start: September 2024

Sector: Design Studio

Location: Onsite Gothenburg, Sweden

Position Type: Contract

Inside / Outside IR35: Outside IR35

About the company

Contechs is recruiting on behalf of our high profile Automotive customer based in Gothenburg, Sweden. They are seeking a 3D Polygon Modeller to work within their Technical Visualization Team.

Job Description

As a 3D Polygon Modeller your main responsibilities are:

  • To create models of soft parts according to a set workflow.
  • The soft parts are modelled in high poly and low poly versions including optimisation by using photos, CAD data and physical models as reference.
  • The models are inserted into a digital car dataset that forms the base for commercial assets like images, animations, and 3D experiences.
  • To succeed in this role, our Client believes you have a passion for creating soft part models in an accurate and structured way with an eye for detail to create models as a base for photorealistic renders.
  • The team has a focus on realising design projects into commercial assets mainly through the concepts Digital Twin and Digital Universe.
  • By creating a customer digital twin car dataset, improve content creation pipeline and enable for creation of customer experiences of tomorrow, the Client creates the opportunity for our surrounding world to explore their products.

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Experience working as a 3D polygon modeller in the automotive or gaming industry.
  • You have advanced software skills in tools such as Blender, Maya or 3dsMax
  • You understand polygon modelling workflow with best practices of topology and edge flow for both subdiv and low poly models.
  • You know how to work with UV unwrapping, shadows and normals baking, materials assignments, hierarchies, and scene tree management.
  • Scripting knowledge in Python or MEL is a plus and a big bonus if you have experience in Deltagen for gathering, organizing and cleanup reference CAD models.
  • You have several years of relevant experience within this technical area, i.e., from other automotive company, computer game industry, CGI production company or product experience company.
  • Fluent English

Why work through Contechs?

Contechs is a leading Automotive, Design, Engineering, Technology and Innovation Recruitment Consultancy. Founded in 1997, with an inhouse Contractor Care Team to support all external employees, acts as an employment agency for permanent and contract recruitment.

How to Apply

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