Facebook 3d Generalist in London, United Kingdom
Join a team of designers who are passionate about creating a cutting edge VR experience and establishing Oculus as an industry leader. As a 3D Generalist, you will be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from conceptualizing the next generation of the VR platform to designing incremental features and implement amazing environments for our first-party virtual reality apps. You'll be responsible for creating 3D environments for both prototyping and for future iterations of the product.
Build assets including environments, characters and props.
Execute a wider range of tasks including planning, look development, modeling, rigging, texturing, lighting, performance optimization and engine integration
Synthesize broad, ambiguous business goals and work with the Product design team to create environments for VR.
Be able to take creative direction and translate it into your design concepts.
Give and solicit real-time feedback from other designers to continually raise the quality and craftsmanship of the product
Partner with PMs, engineers, researchers, content strategist & QA, overseeing the implementation of the user experience from product conception to launch - as well as post-launch design support
Quickly solve issues with your cross functional leads
Clearly articulate design decisions to a vast set of internal stakeholders
Thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environments
5+ years of professional experience working on AAA game titles or equivalent film projects
5+ years of professional experience working with Maya / Modo / Max / Cinema 4D plus Z-Brush
Experience implementing assets in real-time engines, such as Unity or Unreal
Ability to build and optimize assets between PC (Rift) and mobile systems (Gear VR) while maintaining visual fidelity
Responsible for maintaining assets from creation to shipping.
Ability to collaborate and iterate quickly based on the team's needs.
2D Art skills for creating environment concept art
Technical art skills
Prior virtual reality experience
Knowledge of emerging technologies