This is a Student Co-op position available to students currently enrolled in a bachelor's program. The person hired for this position will be employed in this position from May 1st to August 11th, 2023.
Expected Salary: $15/hr
Hours: Fulltime - 40 hours per week - 8:30am-5pm M-F This position is an in-office/remote hybrid model. Wednesdays and Fridays will be remote and Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays will be in-office.
Overview: The Media Lab at Cincinnati Children's employs a coop student every semester to help us create educational visual aids for various audiences within the hospital. Our studio is located in the hospital and we produce medical illustrations, animations, content for AR/VR apps and games, 3D prints, and more. If at least ONE of these fields interests you and you're studying to be a professional artist, please consider applying. Even though most of our work is 3D animation, we have a strong preference for 2D illustrators and animators for this coop position. We will train and teach you during your time with us. Check out our demo reel here: https://youtu.be/RlaNh2NOYQE and to learn more about us and our process watch this video https://youtu.be/GyP46Dl5Nqo
PURPOSE OF POSITION: To produce 2D and/or 3D animations and illustrations for use in medical education projects. Coordinate with medical content experts (physicians, nurses, researchers) to develop visuals for use in education, research, and patient care. Responsibilities could include brainstorming, storyboarding, animatics, Illustration, 3D modeling and texturing, 3D print prep/ production/cleanup.
Coordinate with their manager for daily operations. Maintain an organized system of projects. Coordinate with content experts (physicians, nurses, researchers) to develop models in production. Collaborate with project teams to plan, analyze, organize, and execute assigned projects. Meet with employees, consultants, and/or vendors, to assess effectiveness of product imagery and presentation needs.
Software we use:
Our medical animators have expertise in Autodesk Maya, as well as digital sculpting software such as Mudbox or Zbrush. Video editing experience in Adobe Premiere or equivalent software. Expertise in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and other 2D software.
- Experience in 2D Illustration or 3D Animation
- Anatomy or biology coursework
Cincinnati Children's is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and treasures Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We are committed to creating an environment of dignity and respect for all our employees, patients, and families (EEO/AA).
About Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
At Cincinnati Children’s, we come to work with one goal: to make children’s health better. We believe in a team approach, both in caring for patients and their families, and in advancing science and discovery. We strive to do better, and find energy and inspiration in our shared purpose. If you want to be the best you can be, you can do it at Cincinnati Children’s.