Games for Training 3D Modeler, Vidoegrapher

Tapestry Solutions, Inc. Ft Leavnwrth, KS
Tapestry Solutions, A Boeing Company, comes with over 30 years of industry experience designing, implementing, training and supporting logistics information systems.

We have over 800 employees worldwide supporting our customers with high-quality, innovative, and cost-effective information technology and business intelligence solutions. Tapestry Solutions supports 85 defense, commercial and government customers from over 50 US locations and nine countries, including multiple forward operating bases in Afghanistan.

Job Title: GfT 3D Modeler, Vidoegrapher

Location: Ft. Leavenworth - KS

Requisition: 18-1295

NOTE: This is a contingent requisition pending contract award.

Position Summary:

Provides contract-specific on-site technical support of client IT systems including support schedules, application and system installation, data migration, end-user training, ongoing maintenance, and system improvements and upgrades. Works independently.

Essential Functions:

* Reviews requirement documents. Performs task analysis, media/method analysis, and learning analysis. Assists higher level employees with needs analysis.

* 3D model development and 3D programming by integrating 3D Models into game-based synthetic environments within the current gaming suite of tools.

* Create computer graphics and design technologies to develop web designs, printed media, and news and video-based publications.

* Providing technical advice for gaming development and hardware and software maintenance as it relates to the (LVC-G) Training Environment.

* Executes elements of support program activities. Monitors performance metrics and initiates corrective action. Contributes to deliverables per contract requirements. Participates in program meetings and activities.

* Performs delivery systems installation, integration, configuration and disposition of workstations and/or servers to support the architecture. Validates end-to-end system functionality through unit and integration testing.

* Performs system monitoring using approved tools and processes to validate system health and continuous operation, including interfaces with other vendor applications. Assists with the analysis of system resource trends. Trouble shoot problems between vendor applications. Establishes backup and restore procedures to ensure system and data availability. Supports any disaster recovery procedures to ensure business continuity.

* Researches, provides technical information and supports the establishment of processes to develop and maintain support products, engineering data and integrated support infrastructure. Coordinates between organizations and develops and implements support products.

* Confers with senior personnel, users and outside vendors to identify computer data access requirements. Complies with security policies, processes, procedures, and tools. Promotes security awareness to mitigate security risks. Installs patches as applicable. Manages users system access to meet security requirements. Supports implementation of hardware and software security measures for transmission and storage of information.

* Documents resolutions/analyses according to support procedures. Conducts root cause analysis where required to identify causes of problems resolved and develop and deploy mitigation plans.

* Responds to customer inquiries and documents issues. Advises users on usage of software and system applications.

* Assesses and documents training needs, develops and delivers training as needed to enhance end-user understanding and performance. May partner with other specialists (e.g., designers, developers, engineers, programmers, technical publications/LSA) to determine the content of training material at the system level. Observes and tracks student performance. Recommends improvements as necessary.

* Develops and documents processes.

* May participates in customer and IT Change Boards to understand business requirements and provide input or analysis to determine changes required; contributes to engineering change

Typical Education and/or Experience Qualifications:

Bachelor's and typically 6 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 4 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

* Ability to obtain and maintain DoD Secret Level Clearance

Desired Education and/or Experience Qualifications:

* Four (4) years' experience in game design and development highly desired.

* Experience utilizing electronic file formats such as Virtual Battlespace 3 (VBS3) .p3d, 3D Studio Max, or MAYA 3D electronic file formats highly desired.

* Active DoD Secret Level Clearance Highly Desired.