Aaron Shoop
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Aaron Shoop|Autodesk Maya Animator

San Diego, CA 92107


  • Professional 3D Developer utilizing Autodesk Maya and Mudbox, including modeling, texturing, rigging, dynamics, and animating
  • Professional 2D Developer working with the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite of programs including Photoshop, After Effects, Flash, Actionscript 3.0, Illustrator, and Audition
  • Experience with web development using Adobe Dreamweaver, Flash ActionScript, Javascript, and HTML5

Work Experience

Senior Developer, 3D Animation, Science Media, CA
Jul 2012 - Present
  • Develop 3D and 2D assets for eLearning modules in the medical and pharmaceutical industries
  • Extensive work using the Adobe CC Suite of programs
  • Model and texture medically/scientifically accurate 3D assets
  • Blend 3D and 2D assets to create composite animations
  • Coordinate with a team of Developers to complete projects ahead of client deadline
  • Worked with a team of Scientific Writers to produce scientifically and medically accurate animations and illustrations
  • Responsibilities also included Audio Producer/Engineer using Adobe Audition, and voice talent liaison
Creative Consultant, Mobile Distortion, CA
Jul 2011 – Feb 2012
  • Facilitate concept, design, and layout for mobile apps on iPhone and Android
  • Create 2D/3D art/animation assets for mobile apps
  • Quality assurance testing for mobile Apps on iPad, iPhone, and Android devices
Contract 3D/2D Animation/Art Developer, San Diego, CA
Apr 2010 - Jul 2011
  • Various short term 3D and 2D development contracts
  • 3D animated biomedical drug method of action animations
3D Animation Developer, Media Jam LLC, San Diego, CA
Dec 2009 - Apr 2010
  • Develop and animate 3D assets for new surgical devices and procedures for spinal surgery training animations and promotional materials
  • Utilized Maya 2010 and the Adobe CS4 Suite of Programs worked as a Modeler, Texture Artist, Animator, and Video Compositor
  • Worked on varied facets of many different projects detailing the usage of multiple innovative surgical devices and techniques


Sept 2006 – May 2007
Coursework including: Life drawing and Graphic Design
Graduated May 2004
Bachelor of Sciences Degree
Major: Genetic Engineering, Cell Biology and Development
Minor: French Language
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