2 Feb 2018

Full-Time Sr. Rigger

Cinesite Vancouver Inc – Posted by reneepirieVancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Job Description

Cinesite Vancouver Inc is hiring a Senior Rigger to join us on our creepy and kooky animated theatrical feature film, “THE ADDAMS FAMILY”.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Build robust character rigs to Theatrical Feature standard
• Maintain and improve existing rigs, RnD new technique for future rigs
• Maximize the use of existing assets while developing a flexible framework for future projects
• Develop and maintain animation tools and character interfaces
• pose/animation library
• Animation utilities
• Dynamic parenting
• Continue to develop character pipeline and rigging script libraries
• Assist animators with shot specific technical issues
• Develop crowd system to speed up layout and animation of highly populated shots
• Evaluate and recommend tools/plug-ins or software to help improve production output

• 3-5+ years proven experience in animation/feature film/broadcast visual effects production
• Thorough understanding of techniques and technologies relating to character rigging and animation
• Understanding of puppet and control philosophy
• Excellent understanding of anatomy, volumes and masses, dynamics and character motion
• Excellent understanding of the animation process, from storyboard to modeling to texturing, animation and rendering
• Production knowledge of Maya, Python and MEL required



Job Categories: 3D Animation. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 8 days.

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