Technical Artist, Bitmoji at Snap Inc.
Bitmoji is the digital you — a living cartoon character to instantly express who you are and how you're feeling, in the moment. We believe that the magic of cartoons can improve everyone’s online lives, and empower people to communicate in ways that words alone can’t capture.
We're looking for a talented Technical Artist to help support our constantly expanding 3D asset library and pipeline. Based out of our Los Angeles, CA headquarters, you will be working with artists and engineering to streamline workflows and help to create content that make people smile millions of times a day.
What you’ll do:
Develop tools and workflows to increase artist productivity
Collaborate with artists and engineers to create and automate the production of 3D art
Solve challenging technical issues as the occur in production
Be responsible for meeting project deadlines, setting milestones and managing your weekly tasks and goals
Share your knowledge and experience with the team and be part of driving a positive work environment
Push the limits of the real-time graphics experience!
1+ years experience working as an artist
2+ years of experience as Technical Artist or related position
Bachelor's degree in a related field, such as animation or computer science
Strong knowledge of Autodesk Maya, Python scripting and a deep end-to-end understanding of the 3D animation pipeline
Experience in a real time engine such as Lens Studio, Unity, or Unreal
Experience writing shaders in GLSL to create new materials and/or effects
Experience using Maya's standalone to batch process files, and assets.
Ability to work cross-functionally by communicating effectively with production, other departments and teams across Snap
Be solutions focused, and able to help identify and problem solve gaps in a production workflow
Able to work autonomously and complete tasks within tight production schedules
Highly self motivated, look for positive outcomes, be well organized and driven
A passion for Snapchat, Bitmoji and creativity!
Experience with Lens Studio is a plus! https://lensstudio.snapchat.com