Technical Artist

⚡️OUR MISSION

METAV.RS is editing the leading platform that allows brands and agencies to easily manage their presence in the Metaverse.

Integrated directly with a brand’s regular e-commerce site, our technology facilitates the creation and sale of NFTs or digital collectibles and the creation of enriched customer experiences.

The platform is interoperable between major metaverses and social networks. It is compatible with major e-commerce platforms and secure payment systems. In a nutshell, we aim to be the Shopify of the metaverse, on a market estimated to reach $5tn by 2030.

👋 ABOUT US

We are a young and ambitious company of 24 employees working with strategic key accounts around the world (Europe, Asia, North America), from the luxury industry to retail.

We just raised €3M and we will significantly grow in the upcoming months.

Our company participate in the Farfetch and Outlier Ventures Dream Assembly base camp, with the goal to shape the future of Web3 luxury commerce. METAV.RS also won the most exciting early-stage company award from the European Metaverse Awards in October 2022.

We are based between Paris at Station F, Angers, Vierzon and Hong Kong and we’re looking for a Technical Artist to join our team in this Odyssey!

WHAT YOU’LL DO

🚀 RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You will work in a team dedicated to the development of high quality real time 3D designs.
  • You will help to create production processes and an efficient workflow to drive the 3D team.
  • You will train 3D artists on the platform’s requirements so they can produce artwork that’s optimized for the project.
  • You will design systems/scripts in python on Blender and maya that allow 3D artists and animators to create and export the following easily: characters, wearables(cloths and accessories),environments, textures.
  • You will build complex rigging or character systems to help the animation team create graphics that move within the engine.
  • You might import graphic elements into the dev environment, giving the programmers more time to focus on complex coding.
  • You will resolve minor technical issues that occur during the development phase.
  • You will edit and optimize completed artwork, file size, or shading and collaborate with the Art Director to ensure that each part of the 3D designs matches with the visual theme defined.
  • You will create 3D characters and environments in highpoly/lowpoly. You create textures and shaders.

💼 WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • At least 2 years experience in video game or film development
  • Strong command of Blender and Maya
  • Strong command in rigging and animations in blender and maya
  • Good knowledge of gltf/glb formats
  • Knowledge in Max, Zbrush and Photoshop
  • Knowledge in Three.js is recommended
  • Time management and development process skills, the ability to apply these principles effectively through schedules and deadlines.
  • Must be a team player and willing to work overtime, self-initiative & motivated, strong sense of responsibility and able to work under pressure /must be a team player, with good communication, positive attitude, self-initiative & motivated, strong sense of responsibility and reliable under pressure
  • Familiar with 3D modelling, detailing and texturing
  • Excellent artistic skills
  • Ability to create low-poly models and effectively unwrapp UV for texturing
  • Self-initiative, open-minded, relationship builder, startup mindset
  • Experience in AR or VR is a plus
  • Good written and spoken English, proficiency in French
  • Location: France

😉 EXTRA WE’D LOVE TO SEE

You are a Web3 lover (experience with cryptocurrencies, engaging in metaverse experiences and collecting NFTs)

Experience with working in a start-up environment

Curiosity to explore new topics and technologies.

🔥 BENEFITS

💰 Competitive salary

A package tailored to your abilities, experiences, and accomplishments.

👨🏽💻 Offices and/or Remote

Our headquarters are in Paris at Station F, incubated by NAVER & Zepeto. We have nomad days policy. Depending on the position, we offer both full and flexible work-from-home opportunities.

🩺 Health

Extremely comprehensive health insurance through Alan’s best plan.

🍔 Meals

“Tickets Resto” with Swile – 8€ per day (50% covered).

🏝Team Getaways

Get to know your METAV.RS coworkers through workplace events, trips, and more.

💪Grow with us

You will be working in an autonomous work environment with trusting, smart, reliable team members to build a game changing, never-before-built platform. A chance to develop an early-stage startup in a market and ecosystem that is constantly evolving.

🚲 Commuting

Country-specific commuter benefits.

How to apply for this role?

-> Just send us an email in French or English to jobs@metav.rs (please make sure to specify for which role you are applying).

If you believe you’d be a good fit for the position, we’d love to hear from you and tell you about our ambitions and goals!

-METAV.RS guarantees equal opportunity for all during the recruitment process, without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age.-