Junior Rigger - CG
Title: Junior Rigger
Reports to: Lead Rigger and Heads of 3D
We are on the hunt for an up and coming Junior Rigger. You will assist in the development of our rigging systems for animation on a variety of the world’s premier brands and products across a number of industry sectors. Successful candidates should command knowledge in rigging along with an interest in the technical and coding side for creating new rigging systems.
- Maintain and support animation assets through VFX production, including any necessary scripts, tools and user interfaces.
- Work with Lead rigger to devise new tools and pipeline requirements to facilitate efficient asset creation and delivery within VFX.
- Work with the Lead rigger to implement animation control rigging systems for complex characters and props.
- Work with CG Modelers, Texture Artists, Animators and Lighters to troubleshoot creative and technical issues.
- Take on basic modelling and animation tasks relating to the rigging process as required
- Close communication and collaboration with cross site offices
- Communicate effectively with Production, Creative Leads, Lead Rigger and Technical Support teams.
- Meet production deadlines as established by management.
- Ideally 1+ years in a rigging role
- Knowledge of rigging in maya vital, and an interest in Houdini rigging great
- Knowledge in Python and Pymel is a plus
- Excellent attention to detail.
- Ability to meet deadlines.
- Strong communicational and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work in a strong team environment.
- Ability to take on a delegated task with a minimum of supervision.
We are Electric Theatre Collective, and we produce award winning visual effects. Our London and LA based studios encompass a wealth of talent across all disciplines of visual creativity, CGI, 2D, animation and colour grading. Now into our sixth year we have grown from a team of four into an innovative collective of artists, makers and agitators, celebrating technology and diversity, empowered by industry-leading software.
Please note that only successful canditates will be contacted.