L3 Technologies 3D Content Modeler Near View in Arlington, Texas

3D Content Modeler Near View


Job Description:

The Near View Content Modeler will assist in the design, development, and implementation of modeled assets in a collaborative environment. They will be expected to contribute and maintain a 3D model repository with the rest of the team, document their work in progress, and provide feedback on task progression. They should have strong problem solving skills and be willing to support automation where possible.

Desired Skills and Experience:

The Near View Content Modeler will be expected to demonstrate strong 3D modeling, texturing, and animation skills to develop highly optimized assets for use in game engines. Candidates should have a portfolio demonstrating these skills and be flexible to adjust workflows to match our organizational processes within assigned schedules. They should be able to perform productively in a fast-paced work environment either independently or as a part of a team. The candidate should be able to create either high poly and/or low poly models as well as execute standardized baking workflows to publish assets in a game engine. Ideal candidates should be comfortable working off of a variety of reference sources including photographs, 3D scans, and CAD models. They will be expected to work closely with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and Instructional System Designers (ISDs) requiring strong interpersonal skills. Being proficient in Substance Designer specifically is highly desirable.



  • BFA in Computer Art and/or 5 years of experience in a related field

  • Advanced proficiency using Digital Content Creation tools (i.e. MODO, Maya, 3DSMAX)

  • Advanced proficiency using texturing tools (i.e. Photoshop, MARI, Substance Painter/Designer)

  • Strong interpersonal skills, and effective working in groups

  • Strong oral communication, documentation, and presentation skills

  • Ability to juggle several tasks at once while prioritizing them based on deadlines

  • Ability to work with and direct others effectively

  • Active DoD Secret clearance or the ability to obtain one

  • Character modeling and rigging experience a plus

  • Houdini experience a plus

  • AR/VR experience a plus

L3 Link Training & Simulation is a world leader in providing platform operators and maintainers with total training solutions that improve training effectiveness and efficiency and lower life-cycle costs in a secure cyber environment. L3 Link’s innovative solutions provide a full spectrum of state-of-the-art training technologies, including high-fidelity immersive simulations, as well as distributed academic and interactive courseware. The company, headquartered in Arlington, Texas, has delivered military and commercial training systems to customer locations throughout North America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the Pacific Rim.

Headquartered in New York City, L3 Technologies employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide and is a leading provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training. The company reported 2017 sales of $9.6 billion.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.

Job Graphic Arts

Primary Location USA-Texas-Arlington

US Security Clearance Required: None

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day - 1st

Travel: No

Organization: Division - Link Training & Simulation-21000004

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Job Posting: Apr 4, 2018, 8:35:04 AM

Req ID: 097246