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4 days ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Digital Design, Digital Production
  • Type Full Time
  • Location Herzogenaurach, Germany
3D Artist (m/f)Adidas Group


At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.
We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.

Purpose: Be responsible for producing photorealistic product visualization, 3D simulations and video production for marketing and sales purposes.

Key Accountabilities: 

  • Manage and coordinate all relevant project information from In Season Creation - Speed Team
  • Create virtual assets (3D Apparel, Footwear and Accessories & Gear data) in the relevant 3D creation systems based on article description and look and feel of the campaign
  • Coordinate and lead partnership with Sourcing/LO team to ensure CAD file availability and quality
  • Provide guidance and leadership in all technical questions regarding the 3D asset creation process
  • Definition and documentation of procedures related to product virtualization
  • Lead and manage asset creation projects in collaboration with Accessories & Gear Team in a self-responsible manner
  • Refine 2D and 3D data to be visualized in appropriate design tools
  • Create 2D stills, 3D animations, CGI movies and real time content in relation to our approach of the efficient usage of master assets
  • Manage and ensure data quality all along the 3D asset creation process and support all required steps for process improvement

Key Relationships: 

  • Project Management all Business Units
  • Product Marketing all Business Units
  • Digital Creation
  • Design
  • IT

Knowledge Capabilities and Experience:

  • Excellent 3D & VFX Software application experience like Modo, Cinema4D, Clo3D, VStitcher, Optitex, RTT DeltaGen and After Effects or Premiere
  • Excellent experience with 2D Graphics applications especially Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Fluent in English, German or other second language an advantage  


  1. At least 5 years of experience in product visualization
  2. 2+ years apparel creation and visualization experience
  3. 2+ years of experience in product visualization process of Accessories & Gear
  4. Education in all fields of Media Creation
  5. Passion for adidas and it´s mission.
  6. Passion for sports and fashion.

Skills Required

  • Digital Design
  • Digital Production