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3D Artist

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Nike, Inc. designs the future. At Nike, designers chase their curiosities and build what’s next, shaping the culture and advancing human potential. The Design teams include artists, inventors and specialists, all with different focuses, including color and material experts, and apparel, footwear and graphic designers. Nike designers look to the future, aggressively pursuing materials, ideas and forms that further elevate the athlete experience, raise the bar for modern style and reduce environmental impact.

Digital Product Creation (DPC) fuels product innovation and craft by leveraging the power of modern technologies, skillsets and tools. We are seeking talented 3D Artists to provide industry-leading visualization, 3D simulation, rendering, and digital presentation, in partnership with design and product-creation counterparts via innovative processes and assets that reflect and elevate Nike’s product creation philosophy. Working with a diverse and talented team, you'll gain in-depth knowledge of the Nike product-creation process as well as Nike’s rapidly growing digital capabilities. You'll partner with colleagues to set project, team, and individual priorities that will enhance the digital creation process from concept to marketplace. Additionally, you will develop, manage and implement short- and long-term strategy goals critical to digital evolution across design, development, engineering and product management.

Why We Need This Position:
Creativity is at the heart of Nike’s success—but it’s not enough to have great ideas. The kind of game-changing innovations for which Nike is known require not only an active imagination but also extremely sophisticated technical skills and the ability to put ideas into practice to bring them to life. That’s where you come in.

Who We’re Looking For:
First and foremost, you are passionate about consumer product creation and 3D capabilities. You have experience in footwear design and manufacturing, as well as knowledge of current 3D technologies, and a strong interest in bringing emerging technologies and capabilities to Nike. You have a strong aesthetic sensibility, and excel at translating abstract concepts into visuals. You have a strong foundational knowledge of the 3D industry, and a desire to push the boundaries of your comfort zone, to learn, grow, and create the future.

•Four year Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant Design or Visual Arts field, with minimum 5 years professional experience in related field
• High level competency in 3D digital design tools (Maya, Modo, V-Ray, Octane, Substance Deigner)
• Working knowledge of 3D, concept and polygonal modeling and photo quality rendering
• Demonstrated proficiency using digital Design applications (i.e. Photoshop, and Illustrator)
• Solid understanding of FW product development processes and experience in manufacturing processes
•Experienced in creating conceptual prototypes and proficient in preparing 3D data for rapid prototyping and/or visualization
• Experience working in fast-paced production environment
• Ability to continually expand knowledge of digital creation tools and processes and stay current with industry digital creation innovations
• A portfolio of work, with clear examples of personal skillset and relevant capabilities

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

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