Hogarth Worldwide Senior CGI Artist in Sunnyvale, California
Hogarth Worldwide is a leading creative production company, producing advertising and marketing content for many of the world’s most famous brands, across all media around the world. Hogarth was founded over 10 years ago and has grown from a start-up to over 4,000 people, across 28 cities worldwide and is now part of the WPP family. Our rapid growth continues to drive us forward making Hogarth an exciting place to work and a great place to achieve your career ambitions.
Heart and Soul:We love what we do. We bring energy and enthusiasm to all our work. We push boundaries, we are never satisfied and always want to find a better way
Hands On:We don’t wait for things to happen, we get on with it. We are pragmatic and don’t have an ego. We do what it takes to get the job done to the highest standards
Honest:We are straightforward, constructive and speak openly and clearly. We operate with integrity and live up to our promises
Happy Family:We enjoy working together. We look out for our colleagues. We are supportive and collaborative across all our teams. Even when things get tough, we don’t lose perspective or our sense of humor.
Senior CGI Artists work with the Lighting Supervisor and Leads to create the look of computer generated products. They are responsible for lighting, shading, rendering, and some compositing. We are looking for an experienced Lighting Artist with a strong background in Look Development.
Develop shot and render passes as needed in collaboration with the compositing lead and image compositors
Submit composited CG render elements for daily reviews to obtain feedback from Leads and Supervisors.
Manage render scenes, light rigs and production assets
Monitor daily progress of Lighting and render requirements with leads and Supervisors.
Technically and creatively promote and maintain consistent product quality and desired look
Able to work with Leads to interpret and implement client direction and feedback, confident in sharing work in progress and final work with client Art Directors, and able to communicate actions, decisions and proposals to solve project challenges
Bridging and briefing in client direction and briefs to artist team
Clearly communicate impacts and risks to timelines and potential work rounds to client Producers through studio project management team.
Minimum of 7 years experience required in visual effects or high end commercial based work
Thorough understanding of techniques and technologies related to CG rendering and look development
Demo reel demonstrating artistic and technical ability in Lighting & Look Dev
Hard surface product experience
Minimum of 5 years experience working with Maya
Minimum of 2 years experience working with VRay or other physically plausible ray trace renderer
Sound understanding of production pipelines
Strong ability to multi-task, organize, and problem-solve while keeping a calm demeanor under tight deadlines
Ability to thrive as a member of a team
Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
Detail oriented and focused on continual process improvement; must have a strong desire to learn from other members of the team, and to share knowledgeand discoveries
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