• 2021 PD Design Unreal Engine FCG

    Ford Motor CompanyDearborn, MI 48123

    Job #1477427717

  • 44624BR

    Job Title:

    2021 PD Design Unreal Engine FCG

    Job Description & Qualifications:

    At Ford Motor Company, we believe freedom of movement drives human progress. We also believe in providing you with the freedom to define and realize your dreams. With our incredible plans for the future of mobility, we have a wide variety of opportunities for you to accelerate your career potential as you help us define tomorrow's transportation.

    What you'll be able to do:

    If you are passionate about the latest user-focused technology, possess a keen eye for elegant, modern design and obsess over the finest details in design and function, this is the opportunity for you. You will be a key member of the forward-looking team that is creating next level in-vehicle digital experiences. In collaboration with outstanding coders and designers (2D, 3D, Motion, UX/UI), you will conceive the sophisticated systems that infuse our entire vehicle ecosystems. Ready to engage, iterate, and innovate in a new and growing department that is on the forefront of revolutionizing the auto industry? Join us and:

    • Envision, develop and create 3D elements from concept-to-implementation

    • Translate 2D designs to high fidelity 3D content to development teams for seamless implementation

    • Deliver uncompromised design fidelity while also striving for production efficiency

    • Jump into real time with understanding of topology and UV mapping

    • Utilize real time technologies (Unreal & Unity) to build 3D design interaction within a real time game engine (Unreal / Unity)

    NOTE: These positions are located in Dearborn, MI, but open to remote work for the right candidate.

    The minimum requirements we seek:

    • Bachelor's degree in digital media, animation or related degree

    • Relevant experience in the industry working with blueprints/ Unreal Engine or similar related fields

    • Relevant experience in professional Game, Entertainment and animation/visual effects or similar related fields

    NOTE: Please include a link to your portfolio and demo reel in your resume.

    Our Preferred requirements

    • Must be able to utilize Unreal's blueprints and sequencer tools to implement object/camera animations, stage elements and events in different environments

    • Solid understanding of lighting, particle systems, post-processes, material setup and general workflows inside UE4

    • Apply a broad range of skills with Autodesk Maya to ensure assets translate properly into Unreal.

    • Must be able to 3D model, unwrap/texture and animate in Maya, will consider similar toolset

    • Translate 2D designs to high fidelity 3D content to development teams for seamless implementation

    • In-depth knowledge of the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies

    • Work effectively and efficiently to create high-quality experiences within tight timelines

    • Strong collaboration, communication, and organization skills

    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

    • Excellent communication, multi-tasking and prioritizing skills

    • Experience in concepting, storyboarding and storytelling is a plus

    • Proven creative work experience in digital product design solutions or related field

    • Previous automotive experience is a plus

    • Understanding of C++ in a UE4 environment is a plus

    Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

    Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

    2021 Benefits and Comp - GSR Sal Plan 1 (~~~) (~~~)

    Auto req ID:

    44624BR

    Function:

    Product Development

    Skill Team:

    Product Development (PD)

    State:

    Michigan

    Location:

    Dearborn

    Company:

    Ford Motor Company