3D Art Lead

Meta’s mission is to accelerate the development of the fundamental technologies, social platforms and creative tools to bring the Metaverse to life. We believe the Metaverse can enable better social experiences than anything that exists today, and we will dedicate our energy to helping achieve its potential. The Reality Labs Art Organization brings together world-class experts to pioneer the future of social, virtual, and augmented reality applications. We're excited to help build and scale Avatar-related experiences across our portfolio of products.
3D Art Lead Responsibilities
  • Responsible for executing creative vision for Avatar experiences, fitting into the concept strategy created by the Art Director and Creative Director
  • Responsible for crafting clear, appealing, and emotive assets and experiences that represent a global audience
  • Help concept out new avatar-based expression products across the Meta portfolio
  • Work with Animation Lead, Art Director, Technical Art Lead and other necessary leads to oversee the quality of the final produced assets, especially from an appeal and readability point of view
  • Collaborate with the Art Producer to forge strong creative partnerships with external vendors to scale up the production, either in terms of conceptual designs, or building the assets themselves in 3D
  • Work with the Art Director and the Art Manager to manage expectations for key stakeholders regarding the execution of quality content
  • Collaborate with cross-functional partners to strengthen and scale the production pipeline
Minimum Qualifications
  • 4+ years of experience and knowledge of character based art processes and production pipelines
  • Portfolio demonstrating a proven understanding of 3D design, characters, storytelling, environment design and visual systems
  • Experience working on high stakes, high impact projects
  • Experience leading and pitching creative projects and collaborating with senior leadership teams
  • Experience designing within unique creative/technical constraints and driving successful visual compromises in response
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience adapting their work to new immersive mediums such as 3D and VR
  • Known as an industry leader in their area of specialization
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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$121,000/year to $171,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits

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