Mid - Senior Character Rigger (Deformation) - Super Pets
Animal Logic
Vancouver
6d ago

What you'll get to do

  • Develop and maintain procedural rig components with a specific focus on deformation, using a custom Python Rigging API.
  • This includes : Works with the Rigging Supervisor and Lead as well as character modellers to explore character geometry topology which has the most efficient deformationFollowing a brief to produce complex production ready rig deformation of a high standardWorking with Animators to aid with deformation rigs and / or a broad range of motion requirementsSupporting rigs as they move through the pipeline and aid with additional deformation fixes for character shot finalling

    What you bring :

  • 3+ years’ experience in feature animation, VFX, and / or animated television with a focus in Rigging and deformation
  • Deformation proficiency demonstrated through past project work and / or reel / portfolio
  • Experience with both mechanical and / or organic type rigs with preference in feature animation
  • Strong and production proven knowledge of rigging and deformation using Maya
  • Understanding and confidence with OOP in Python and learning / working to proprietary APIs, useful but not mandatory
  • Solid knowledge in pipeline, process, tools and techniques with a high level understanding of industry standards, conventions, formats and common practice
  • Solid knowledge of both mechanical and organic type rigs in a production environment
  • Proven ability to create and deliver production ready rigs in a timely manner
  • Proven solid technical and visual skills, excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively within a team environment and build relationships across departments
  • English written and oral communication skills and the ability to connect with a wide variety of personalities
  • Excellence in problem solving and balancing quick turnaround with long term quality
  • Ability to take direction and feedback and apply this to assets or rigs moving forward
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