Lead Rigging Artist - Contract
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Rooster Teeth is looking for a rigging artist to hop on board
and lead the team. This person will be responsible for not only
creating high dynamic rigs but also work with the animation team in
order to support their needs. The rigging artist also needs to be
able to work with our tech team in order to create the necessary
scripts and tools required for the job. Responsibilities Create
rigging and skinning on new and existing charactersCreate facial
shapes for expressions for the characters (blendshapes & bones).
Add joints into the model, skin weighting, and blend shape creation
for the rig. Provide technical direction on models, as needed,
ensuring technical requirements are met prior to rigging phase.
Innovate on current pipeline procedures as new techniques and
software become available as well as to enhance currently existing
workflows in conjunction with show/department production staff.
Provide , receive, and execute on feedback in a professional manner
Qualifications Extensive knowledge of anatomy and kinematics 2+
Years of experience with modeling, rigging and skin weighting
Mel/Python Experience a must Experience working collaboratively
Studio experience a plus Excellent communication and organizational
skills Strong understanding of modeling and animation workflows
Ability to meet deadlines and work in a production pipeline
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