Senior Modeler

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Department: Creative - 3D

Type: Contracted

Min. Experience: Experienced

Are you an experienced modeling artist looking for your next project? Bardel's Vancouver studio is recruiting for a Senior Modeler to join the team. This position will work closely with the Asset Supervisor and the CG Supervisor to define the technical and creative aspects needed to create the appearance for CG models on a particular production. The Senior Modeler should be experienced with modeling assets for CG production.

What you will be doing:

  • Work with supervisors to create exceptional 3D models for characters, props, and sets
  • Collaborate with rigging team to ensure assets are built to achieve the intended animation performance requirements
  • Uphold the design direction as defined by the Art Director
  • Participate as a team member in determining various design and technical solutions
  • Work closely with look development artists to define technical and artistic requirements
  • Work closely with grooming artists to create fur and hair base geo
  • Demonstrate good written and verbal communication, as well as a collaborative & supportive approach to working with other team members
  • Actively participate in team / department meetings

What you bring with you:

  • 3+ years of modeling experience in animation / vfx industry
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya and Zbrush
  • Excellent sense of volume and proportions
  • Superior eye for anatomy
  • Good communication and organization skills

Why work at Bardel?

We've got great people here, and for good reasons. Bardel offers a generous benefit package, regular social events and ongoing development opportunities for employees to advance their careers through work on prominent and exciting industry projects. You will collaborate with other influential, career-minded creative professionals from around the world. Fun is included in every role!

How to apply:

Please visit our website at to apply.

Thank YOU!

We thank all applicants who express an interest in being part of the Bardel team. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of submissions received, we will only be in touch with those that are determined to be a compelling match for one of our current openings.

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