3D Medical Animator II

Date: Sep 7, 2023

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 58720 
Title: 3D Medical Animator II 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL.





Arthrex is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. We value quality and invest in our employees by offering a competitive benefits package including a great work-life balance and opportunities for continuing education through training and conferences. Arthrex is located in Naples, Florida which has great weather year-round and no state income tax!


Main Objective: Provides anatomically accurate 3D medical animations for all aspects of marketing including brochures, advertisements, surgical techniques, etc. targeted for orthopedic surgeons.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Creates technically accurate medical animations using 3D models and textures. These animations will be used in Marketing and Medical Education materials targeted for orthopedic surgeons, sales reps and to a lesser extent patients. Materials include surgical techniques, product demonstrations, tradeshow clips, content for surgical videos, corporate event animations, etc., based on input of Product Management and Medical Education staff for customer education of products and surgical procedures.
  2. Works productively and harmoniously with other 3D animators in a team driven environment.
  3. Assists to create 3D models, animation and textures using computer graphics software.
  4. Helps to build an archive/library of digital resources for use in future animations in a logical and organized manner.
  5. Evaluates and recommends new methods, materials and equipment for use in medical animation, including hardware and software.
  6. Follows standards and guidelines for consistent corporate identity outlined in both the Marketing and Medical Visualization style guides.
  7. Understands the structure of the review process and provides all necessary files for the marketing resource management (MRM) and digital asset management system (DAM).

Knowledge and Skills:

  • General knowledge of the basic medical animation principles, theories, and concepts.
  • General knowledge of company practices and standards
  • In-depth knowledge of orthopedic anatomy, medical terminology
  • General proficiency 3D Studio Max, VRay, ZBrush, After Effects and Photoshop
  • Maya proficiency desired  
  • General proficiency in every aspect of the animation pipeline.  Attention to detail and careful 3D/2D scene organization required 



  • Work under general supervision
  • Work is reviewed for consistency of style and accuracy


      Reports to:

  • Medical Animation Manager



  • 3 Years experience with BS/BA Degree in Animation or Animation Related Field


       Incidental Duties:

  • The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


       Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.  Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.


       Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements. 


       Language and Communication Skills:

  • Ability to comprehend and apply language skills to the degree required to perform the job based upon the job requirements listed above.  Ability to verbally communicate ideas and issues effectively to other team members and management.  Ability to write and record data and information as required by procedures.

Arthrex 2023 Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company-Provided Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans (Accident, Cancer, Hospital, Critical Illness)
  • Matching 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Annual Bonus
  • Wellness Incentive Program
  • Free Onsite Medical Clinics
  • Free Onsite Lunch
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Trip of a Lifetime
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • Volunteer PTO
  • Employee Assistance Provider (EAP)



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Naples

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