Deadline: 26 June. 2020
Positions: 1
Location: Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies, Nicosia, Cyprus
Type: Part-time or Full-time employment

3D Modeler

The Centre is building a team of Software Developers to join its fast-growing team of passionate and enthusiastic professionals. The Software Development Team will play an integral role in transforming our research outputs to market-ready solutions and together with our researchers will be a vital part of the knowledge-transfer initiatives of RISE. The 3D Modeler will be part of the Software Development Team of RISE.

Main Responsibilities of 3D Modeler
  • Create virtual worlds and characters by breathing life into sketches and concept art
  • Create and manage digital assets
  • Follow design guidelines, asset naming conventions and other technical constraints
  • Prototype and iterate on models and characters based on feedback from the team users and customers
  • Create textures and UV maps
  • Optimize, refine and correct model geometry
  • Tig models and characters for animation
  • Work with the software developer team and researchers to execute projects according to plan

Desired Qualifications & Requirements
  • Minimum 2 years of experiences in 3D design and modeling
  • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts, 3D modeling, 3D Animation, 3D Graphics design  or any related field
  • Expert level knowledge of 3D design and animation tools
  • Extensive knowledge of character design, rigging, skinning etc.
  • An eye for detail and good visualization skills
  • Familiarity with animation techniques
  • Scripting and/or programming (Python/PyMFL, C/C++) experience will be considered an advantage
  • Understanding of AR/VR concepts and applications
  • Experience in video and sound editing
  • Excellent knowledge of both spoken and written English 
Application Process
For full consideration, interested candidates should submit the following items via email to and use the Email subject line “Application: SD-3D-01: 3D Modeler”
  1. Cover letter which clearly specifies availability date for full-time employment
  2. Full CV (including contact details)
  3. Optional – Code Repository, Portfolio (in pdf format or website) or any other proof of work experience for the position
  4. Contact details of two professional referees. Referees will be contacted only for shortlisted candidates.
Application Deadline: Friday, June 26, 2020.
In case you previously applied for a post at RISE, a new application is required.
For general inquiries, applicants may contact the HR Department of the of the Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies at
For non-EU applicants a work permit will be required.
All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.
For additional information about the Software Development Team and Benefits of the position please click here.

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