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3D Artist - Wayfair Labs

Boston, MA
Creative & User Experience - 3D

Job Description

3D Artist - Wayfair Labs

Wayfair is introducing a three-month Lab program for finding and developing 3D Visualization talent.  Candidates will have some relevant experience, but will receive training and have the opportunity to prove out their skill sets and ability to learn.  Passion, drive, and the desire to constantly improve are key characteristics of our 3D artists.  The tool set Wayfair uses includes: 3D Studio max, V-Ray, Marvelous Designer, and Photoshop.


This launching pad will expand your skills through training while giving you the opportunity to earn a spot on our rapidly growing team.  Successful Lab graduates will join the 3D Visualization team which works on highly visible projects and is driving innovation daily for Wayfair.  We are the team responsible for revolutionizing the imagery available to our customers.  Your tasks will include creating virtual lighting and cameras, rendering beautiful imagery, and occasional modeling and texturing. 


  • We will need to see a portfolio which shows mastery of at least 2 of the following:
  • 3ds max
  • 3D-Coat
  • Blender
  • CAD
  • Corel Painter
  • Cry Engine
  • Fusion 360
  • Inventor
  • iRay
  • KeyShot
  • Lightroom
  • Mari
  • Maya
  • Marvelous Designer
  • Mental Ray
  • Modo
  • Mudbox
  • Photoshop or other digital painting / compositing program
  • Revit
  • Sketchup
  • SolidWorks
  • Unity Engine
  • Unreal Engine
  • V-Ray
  • ZBrush
  • Great communication skills
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Ability to work against a deadline
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Positive, “can-do” attitude and a sense of humor
  • High degree of comfort with constant change
  • BA/BS degree from a 4-year college or university.
  • High level of computer literacy 

Nice to have

  • Experience with 3ds max and V-Ray
  • Demonstrated ability to create photo-realistic renderings from 3D models
  • Knowledge in lighting & texturing & materials
  • Knowledge of photography and cameras
  • Knowledge of color theory, principles of design, composition
Tag: CUE-3D
Requisition ID: 27043