3D Modeller

  • Location: Sofia - Bulgaria
  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • Closing date:

Ride Shotgun is a bit different. Not only are we one of the fastest growing strategic brand, activation and production agencies in the UK but we think big, go big creatively and deliver big in production to deliver fully joined-up brand journeys for clients of all shapes and sizes.

We are looking for an experienced 3D Modeller to join our team in the RS Sofia office. You will be reporting to the Project Managers and Resource Managers. As part of our team, you will be helping us in the creation of 3D models of client products, prop items, and architectural details for our still and moving image projects.

Key responsibilities

  • You will be creating some of the highest quality models in the industry for one of the leading studios for photorealistic images.
  • You will be actively encouraged to contribute to the dynamic of our multi-site team that works as one studio to deliver client projects.
  • You will be solving challenges, and helping to ensure client service SLAs are met and maintained for some of the largest clients in the retail sector across the UK and Europe.
  • You will be working within a structured workflow following a strict guideline.
  • You will be encouraged to think out of the box and find and propose effective and time-saving modelling solutions

Required skills

  • Modelling high-poly models in 3DS Max, or a suitable software package such as Maya, Blender, Modo or Rhino, that allows conversion to a 3DS Max. However, good skills in Max , V-ray and PhotoShop are a must.
  • Experience with additional sculpting software like Mudbox, Z-Brush to create complex models for soft furniture.
  • Experience with cloth simulation software like Marvellous Designer or CLO to create textile simulations like beddings, curtains.
  • Expert in texturing and shader creation with V-Ray to achieve exceptional levels of realism.
  • Experience with complex materials such as soft fabrics, multi-layered materials and caustic.
  • Experience with V-Ray fur or other grooming tools is desirable.
  • Understanding of how to convert and retopology 3D scans, solid models and CAD files to mesh models – desirable.
  • Good understanding of how to work with technical drawings and dimensions.
  • Very high attention to detail and desire to achieve highest levels of realismAbility to manage your own time against internal milestones, targets, and deadlines.

LOCATION AND WORKING HOURS

Based in Bulgaria, you will be working from the Sofia office, 9am-6pm, Monday to Friday.

You must be eligible to live and work in Bulgaria.

WHAT KIND OF PERSON ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

We expect all our team members to share the same behaviour and culture code as Ride Shotgun, check them out below!

WE MAKE IT HAPPEN

  • We own it – we want to feel proud of the work we do every day. So, we step up, we crack on and we take responsibility. And when we do that, our infectious and genuine passion for our work shines through.
  • We are on it – “that’ll do”, won’t do. We expect a lot more of ourselves and each other. As a result we’re a proactive, driven bunch with a “can do” attitude, who love nothing more than spotting a problem and sorting it.

WE RIDE AS ONE

  • No drama – we’re all in this together. We look out for, and after, each other. No questions asked. We understand each other and respect each other. We work brilliantly together. No drama. No egos. Nobody being a dick. I’ve got your back, you’ve got mine.
  • Know-how – we work as one team, recognising and respecting each other’s skills and capabilities. We trust each other and we know there’s always someone in the team that will know the answer. It’s in our nature to collaborate because we know that when we work together, amazing things happen.

QUESTION EVERYTHING

  • Be curious and creative – curiosity is our superpower. It drives us to dig deeper. To look at challenges from every angle using left and right brain thinking. Leave no stone unturned. There might be an idea or insight under it.
  • Have guts and glory – we’re fearless in challenging the accepted norms. Brave enough to do things differently. To take risks and try new things. And if that means challenging clients, ourselves and each other…So be it.

WHAT DO WE OFFER?

The opportunity to make a real impact and be instrumental in shaping the future of a new, ambitious, and exciting agency. Based in Bulgaria, you’ll work with some of the world’s best brands and the region’s best talent to produce award winning creative work.

In addition, we offer a competitive salary and additional benefits including:

  • 20 holidays per year rising with length of service up to 25 days plus bank holidays
  • Private health and dental cover
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Discounts portal with access to thousands of retailers
  • Regular social events – including monthly team lunches, the BIG summer and Christmas parties!

YOU MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO LIVE AND WORK IN BULGARIA AS THE JOB IS BASED IN OUR SOFIA STUDIO.

Applicants should send a CV, portfolio and covering email explaining why you are the right candidate for this position.

Send your application to futureriders@rideshotgun.co.uk.

No agencies please.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES STATEMENT

Ride Shotgun is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. All job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, color, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.