Senior 3D Artist

Brand:  SGK
Company:  Matthews International Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Line of Business:  SGK APAC

Penang, MY, 14100

Req ID:  9933

SGK is a global packaging and brand experience company. From idea to implementation, we deliver packaging solutions and brand experiences that give brands the freedom to speak louder, scale faster and grow stronger. We simplify marketing and amplify brands to deliver value.  SGK is a Matthews International company. 


Working within our dynamic and fast-growing 3D team, you will be part of a very creative section of the business. SGK Malaysia is the groups global 3D centre of excellence and you will have the opportunity to be a part of this during its rapid expansion.

You will be responsible for producing a variety of 3D images for our clients’ products – for some of the biggest brands in the world.

This role requires exceptional realism and quality modelling, texturing and lighting rather than other aspects such as animation or effects-based work.

You will be required to possess hands-on experience in using 3D Studio Max/ Keyshot/ ESKO Studio Advanced and responsible to support the production of photorealistic renders of packaging artwork for well-known CPG brands.


  • Production of photorealistic renders of our clients packaging and products.
  • Visualization of packaging concepts working from design sketches.
  • Responsible for: Wireframe construction from low poly to manufacturing grade; Lighting and texturing – applying pre-set lighting and textures to wireframes to match client requirements/ end user intent; Rendering using available in-house or cloud solutions; Effects creation such as liquids; and Rig files for future animation use.
  • Creation of libraries of 3D meshes for common packaging types.
  • Assist in management of render farm and queue management.
  • Interpretation of supplied CAD data into photorealistic renders.
  • Application of Photoshop post work to rendered scenes as required.
  • Proactively anticipate and resolve issues with limited supervision.


  • Secondary School/ Diploma/ Degree level in Art & 3D Design or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the key accountabilities of the job.
  • Minimum of 1 year commercial experience in a 3D production environment is preferred.
  • Possess experience using 3D software commercially in structural design, packaging concept design or other related fields will be added advantage.
  • Required software skills: Autodesk 3DS MAX, VRAY, Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Hands-on experience in using 3D software such as 3D Studio Max/ Keyshot, or ESKO Studio Advanced.
  • We are open to consider applicants with hands-on 3D software experience in other industries, and experiences in using other 3D software.
  • Language required: English written and spoken.
  • Mature, hardworking and able to work in a fast-paced environment.


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