3D Environment Artist

NEEZO Studios is an award-winning creative studio and architectural visualization firm specializing in 3D animation, virtual reality, and interactive content for film studios and television, real estate, and retail clients.
NEEZO Studios looking for a motivated 3D Architectural Environment Artist to join our growing team. The ideal candidate should possess a strong technical background, as well as excellent team spirit and personal drive for excellence. Experience working with DWG/RVT architectural schematics is a must. The role will work closely with team leads to ensure the smooth production of projects, as well as develop & maintain workflows & libraries to improve efficiency and quality.

Responsibility and Duties

  • Creating 3D architectural models from CAD (Architectural Floor Plans), concept art, & photo reference
  • High-poly furniture & props modelling, sculpting, and texturing
  • Creating optimized 3D models for use in real-time rendering
  • Working with the Unity 3D engine, including importing models, setting up materials, and scene lighting
  • Managing modelling production team
  • Creating documentation to support & standardize production workflows
  • Creating PBR materials using Photoshop & Substance Suite
  • Set dressing & prop placement
  • Working with team leads to improve art pipeline and processes

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree in Architecture, Fine Arts, Graphic Arts, or equivalent preferred or combination of education and relevant experience
  • 3+ years of related experience in a creative agency environment
  • Strong team spirit and personal accountability
  • Keen eye for proportions and believability
  • Scheduling & task management experience
  • Strong communication & organizational abilities within a team
  • Strong experience modelling from architectural floor plans & elevations
  • Strong experience with 3D Studio Max in high poly modelling
  • Strong experience with Photoshop & Substance Suite
  • Candidates must be Canadian citizens or are permanent residents in Canada or possess a valid work visa to work in Canada
  • Candidates must also be able to work at our headquarters office in Mississauga (Greater Toronto Area), Ontario, Canada

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience with VRay, Corona, Mental Ray, etc. rendering engines is a plus
  • ZBrush Sculpting experience is a plus

What we offer and how to apply

  • A versatile opportunity to grow within the company and get involved in a wide variety of projects at a fast pace.
  • A friendly, fun atmosphere – jump into a game of ping pong or Xbox during breaks!
  • Competitive salary and benefits.
  • Social events in and outside of the office.
  • Casual dress code.

Application Requirements

Candidates must be able to work on-site at our Mississauga studio, located just outside of Toronto. Please include portfolio & links to completed projects and selected code samples in your application.
Qualified candidates will be invited for an interview on-site. We look forward to hearing from you!
Job Types: Full-time
COVID-19 considerations:
**This position will be fulfilled remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Please send resume to jobs@neezostudios.com with the subject “3D Environment Artist”. Cover letter must include salary expectations.
For more information about NEEZO Studios, go to http://www.neezostudios.com
We thank everyone for their interest, however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.