Steamroller exists to breathe life into stories, characters, and experiences in visual, physical, and virtual spaces. Each project that comes our way, be it a game, a film, or a theme park ride, exists in its own universe. It is our job to bring this multiverse to life. Our animators build believable characters and whole worlds in a multitude of universes, while our developers manipulate the rules of perception to transport you to a new definition of reality. We relish the opportunity to bring our clients’ universes to life while also developing our own stories.

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Joshua Krout

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Joshua Krout

J O S H    K R O U T

3D Animator and Model Builder




8250 Civita Drive, Unit 203  *  Champions Gate, Florida 33896  *  404-431-5419


WORK EXPERIENCE________________________________________________


December 2017 – Present            Universal Studios Orlando,       Orlando FL

Park Services

·     Maintain the cleanliness of the park and locker rooms

·     Collect trash and recyclables during the day

·     Keep park areas sanitary

·     Keep a positive attitude throughout the day

·     Communicate with and help guests to discover great aspects of the park



November 2015 – January 2017        Merlin Magic Making,        Lake Wales  FL

Model Builder

·     Build LEGO models for LEGOLAND parks around the world

·     Repair and remake any broken LEGO models

·     Be able to make tight deadlines

·     Use creativity to make each project unique for guests

·     Use teamwork skills to complete certain tasks

·     Be very detail oriented and follow instructions thoroughly



June 2015 – August 2015                 Creative Career Academy,     Alpharetta GA

3D Modeling Instructor

·     Instructing youth on the basics of Maya to make their own 3D models

·     Display a positive attitude towards children

·     Maintaining the focus of the class

·     Create lasting relationships with students

·     Help students to find a passion and creativity for 3D modeling



September 30, 2015                      Iron Gaming,                              Alpharetta  GA

Q&A Tester

·     Tested PC games for a gaming challenge

·     Made judgments based on creativity, compatibility, and difficulty



September 13, 2015                       Global Game Jam,                          Atlanta  GA

Game Tester

·     Tested PC games for a gaming challenge

·     Made judgments based on creativity, compatibility and difficulty



2009 – 2010                          Donut Connection/Java Joint,              Cumming  GA

Donut Mascot

·     Attract consumer attention with movement and entertainment

·     Build morale and community awareness of the company

·     Interact with customers and their families

·     Maintain a positive attitude in extreme weather conditions

·     Created a fun and exciting reputation for the company







Full Sail University, Winter Park, FL                                         October 2014

Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Animation


Veritas Classical Schools, Alpharetta, GA                                          May 2012

College Preparation Studies Diploma















SKILLS AND SOFTWARE____________________________________

3D Animation

2D Animation


Detail Oriented
Excellent Memorization
Hard Surface Modeling, Shading &
Lighting, Character Modeling
AutoDesk Maya
Motion Capture, 3DSMax, Flash
Motion Builder, Photoshop,
Mudbox, Nuke,
Syntheyes, Mocha, Houdini
Unity Game Engine

Nintendo Wii Summer Games 2010 – Southeast Regional Champions Teen     Division
Nintendo Wii Summer Games 2010 – 6thPlace National Teen Division


  • 2D Animation
  • 3D animation
  • 3dsmax
  • Autodesk Maya
  • Character modeling
  • Compositing
  • detail oriented
  • Excellent Memorization
  • Flash
  • Hard Surface Modeling
  • Houdini
  • Mocha
  • Motion Builder
  • Motion Capture
  • Mudbox
  • Nuke
  • Photoshop
  • Shading & Lighting
  • Syntheyes
  • Unity Game Engine
  • VFX-Particles


January 2012/October 2014

Bachelor's Degree at Full Sail University


November 2015/January 2017

Model Builder at Merlin Magic Making

June 2015/August 2015

3D Modeling instructor at Creative Career Academy

December 2017/Current day

Park Services at Universal Studios

  • Animation
  • Updated 1 year ago

To contact this candidate email joshkrout@gmail.com

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