UE4 Guru Wanted for Contract Position in NYC

ESI Design is a pioneering innovation and experience design consultancy. We create integrated experiences – physical spaces, interactive activities, collaboration tools, engagement programs that help organizations build connections, activate audiences, and grow.

We are looking for a UE4 Guru Consultant to help up set up our Real Time Rendering pipeline for flythrough / walkthrough Arch Viz animations, 3D motion graphics and generative media design and production.

We are seeking talented environment artists experienced with Unreal Engine 4 to help us execute demo and client contracts in a timely and professional manner with potential for ongoing work as a remote (off-site) contractor.

The ideal candidate:

-Is experienced with 3DS Max
-Has 2+ years of production experience
-Is very familiar with UE4 and the process of creating assets and building scenes from FBX or other export formats
-Has experience with workflow best practices such as file set up and structure, asset organization, naming conventions, workspace optimization, material optimization, etc.
-Is experienced with animation tools and techniques with the Matinee editor
-Has experience with the Blueprints system
-Is skilled at optimizing assets for playback at high resolutions at high fps while maintaining quality
-Is able to stay on schedule
-Is experienced with doing architectural work
-Is ideally located in the New York Tri-State area
-Is experience with creating killer materials and lighting solutions
-Has a repertoire of tips and tricks for creating stunning visuals
-Has some experience with creating exterior environments
-Knowledge of Cascade Particle Systems
-Is experienced with custom scripting
-Is knowledgeable of Media Player Editor
-Is experienced in training staff members

Position will require about 2 to 3 weeks on-site to help with training, trouble shooting and establishing best practices for our visualization department with a possible ongoing consultation services agreement.
Please email portfolios, demo reels and rates to