Awesometown produces and develops animated and live action entertainment; including feature films, television specials and episodes, direct to DVD content, and Visual Effects elements. International industry expertise has led to content development for audiences all around the world.
-Defines, designs and writes shaders under the aesthetic direction of the Director(s).
-Helps establish studio shader writing conventions.
-Collaborates to define texturing and shading workflow for the studio.
-Works with Digital supervisors to ensure all shaders are optimized, production ready and fit into studio standards and conventions.
-Provides aesthetic and technical guidance for all areas of production shading.
Skills / Experience
-Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
-Experience with hardware shading languages.
-High level mathematical skills are desired.
-3 years of experience as a Shader Writer with a portfolio.
-Strong aesthetic sense and ability to propose solutions.
-Experience with HDRI, SSS and Global Illumination concepts helpful
-Ability to balance technical and aesthetic concerns.
-Strong working knowledge of a production-level pipeline a necessity, experience as a lighting technical director preferred.
-Proven knowledge of Maya.
-Must work well in a team environment, have strong organizational and communication skills.
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