MADMICROBE is looking for TALENT

We are a busy Life Science Animation Studio with clients in the Pharma, HealthCare Agency, Film and Broadcast Industries and are looking for an exceptional CG Artist/Animator/Generalist to bring on to our team. Medical Animation experience is preferred, however if you are a talented generalist who demonstrates advanced technical skills, and able to produce beautiful work with cinematic qualities, we would love to talk to you.

Candidates should have most or all of the following skills and experience:

3D skills:

      5+ years of professional experience in CG animation

      Advanced knowledge of Cinema 4D

      Able to handle all animation tasks from concept development through to final deliverable

      Ability to build accurate models and environments based on references provided

      Technical director abilities: ability to rig complex organic effects in an efficient and organized manner for assets shared with other team members

      Skilled with particle simulations (X-Particles experience a plus)

      Advanced lighting, texturing and photo real rendering knowledge and experience

      Excellent animation skills, and feel for moving cameras and elements within an environment

2D Skills:

      Strong design sensibility and plugged into the current trends and techniques of Motion Design

      3-5 years of professional experience with Adobe After Effects (and Adobe CC suite)

      Strong 2D animation and motion graphics skills. Able to handle motion graphics elements of a show ie: show opening sequences, data visualization, on screen text and labels, etc, in interesting and creative ways

      Ability to composite and edit cg shots with multipass elements from c4d

Professional qualities:

      Highly organized

      Experience meeting tight deadlines and prioritizing jobs effectively

      Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously

      Great attention to detail

      Confident with friendly, positive attitude and good interpersonal skills

      Good listening skills, follows directions accurately

      Responsible, proactive and trustworthy

      Ability to lead when necessary

Additional Skills & Experience:

Science:

      Medical Animation experience

      Education and/or advanced knowledge in Cellular/Molecular biology and Anatomy, or an aptitude for learning such things

      Experience in researching and producing accurate molecular models from reference and utilizing the Protein Data Bank.

      Experience using 3rd party tools to transfer PDB models into C4d

Technical:

      Experience with 3rd party render engines a plus.

      Experience in liquid and gaseous fluid simulation (RealFlow, TurbulenceFD, Houdini, Krakatoa)

      UV unwrapping and editing

      Z-Brush experience

      Character rigging and animation skills

      Knowledge and or experience in upcoming trends of VR technology: ie: Oculus Rift, Unity3D and/or Unreal Engine workflow.

      Constantly seeking to improve skillsets and the quality of work, as well as keeping up to date with new tools and techniques.

Candidate can work remotely but should be able to communicate throughout the day using Skype.

Please send your show reel link and any relevant examples of your work along with resume/CV to info@madmicrobe.com

Philadelphia, PA