3D Medical Modeler II

Date: Sep 23, 2023

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 58623 
Title: 3D Medical Modeler II 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL









Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. The Digital Enabling Technologies team at Arthrex is growing and we are actively searching for a 3D Medical Modeler.   This position will be based at our campus in Naples, FL.  Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.


Main Objective: Collaborate in the production process of anatomically accurate 3D medical models, from conception to delivery, to create high quality and accurate 3D printed models for use in demonstrations, training, and prototyping.  This person will focus on the 3D content creation including but not limited to: skeletal anatomy, soft tissue anatomy, textures, and other features as needed.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create and edit technically accurate medical 3D models, animations, and textures. These will be used in Medical Education materials targeted for orthopedic surgeons. Materials include anatomically correct models of major joint or other valid orthopedic structures, and animations of said models in simulated procedures.
  • Collaborate in all phases of the 3D model creation process including, anatomical sculpting and texturing, with emphasis on 3D content creation for 3D printing and other rapid creation processes.
  • Review medical education documentation, and live or recorded surgical procedures to better understand the critical anatomy and design features required for each project.
  • Examine medical data in the form of radiographs, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans, and other relevant data to better understand clinical presentation of pathologies.
  • Works productively and harmoniously with Department Managers, 3D animators, Product managers, and medical education.
  • Observes surgical demonstrations including cadaver dissections.
  • Produces well documented steps highlighting creation, development, and execution of 3D models and textures.
  • Maintains an organized workflow and collaborates with team timelines and expectations.


Knowledge and Skills:

  • Intermediate understanding of Maya, 3D Studio Max, or ZBrush.
  • Fundamental understanding of rigging, blend shaping, and weight panting.
  • Fundamental understanding of general anatomy and anatomical terminology.
  • Experience providing proper and detailed documentation.
  • Experience applying textures to a 3D model and creating high quality renders.
  • Fundamental knowledge and use of Aftereffects or Photoshop.
  • Basic knowledge of management tools such as JIRA, Workfront, etc.


Education/ Experience:

  • 2 years of related experience is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in Computer Science/Game Design/Computer Animation/Visual Effects or similar.
  • Master’s degree is preferred.




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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