Morehead Planetarium and Science Center at UNC Chapel Hill is looking for a full time 3D Generalist.
We use Houdini as our primary content creation tool paired with Maya, Nuke and Adobe CC.
In order to be considered for this position you must apply at:
This position is perfect for a media design and animation specialist and would be responsible for developing fulldome digital planetarium films, VR, exhibition interactives, and other media designed to engage, inspire, and entertain school children and the public about current science research. The position can be remote or on site in North Carolina. Flexible schedule, no crazy clients, and tons of artistic freedom.
Qualification and Experience Requirements:
Strong eye for cinematic composition and storytelling through animation. Advanced knowledge of professional-level 3D animation, rendering, modeling, and motion graphic tools. Ability to work with scriptwriters and build storyboards and concept art. Interest in using digital media as a tool for science education. Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to meet production deadlines. Ability to offer technical, creative, aesthetic, and practical input into creating fulldome digital planetarium films, VR, exhibition interactives, and other media. Excellent organizational skills. Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects.
Multimedia design professional with a bachelor's degree in animation, digital media production or a media-related field or equivalent professional experience.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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