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Brown Bag Films Recruiting Rigger & Animation Director

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Rigger (Contract)



The position of rigger requires someone with a good general knowledge of Maya and excellent specific knowledge of its constraint, deformer and dynamics systems. Successful applicants will be open to direction, have good communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work collaboratively with multiple tasks in a fast paced production. A Rigger will be guided by his/her Lead Rigger and/or the Rigging Supervisor on rigging practices.


Design, create, test and maintain character set ups.
Provide technical feedback to modelling dept.
Collaborate with animators to design motion controls.
Create secondary dynamics systems.
Work with production management to prioritize tasks
Troubleshooting problems with animated rig
Communicate with overseas studio
Perform QC on overseas and in-house assets


Must have an excellent working knowledge of rigging Maya.
Task Driven, self-motivated, and proactive
Must be open to direction
Must demonstrate attention to detail in finishing of assets.
Knowledge of Python is considered a big plus.
Experience with shotgun (or asset tracking systems) is considered a big plus.

Please include a CV and link to your Showreel

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Animation Director (Contract)


Summary of the role:

Brown Bag Films are currently looking for an experienced 3D Animation Director for a contract position. We are looking for someone who is able to work both in a team and on their own in a fast paced and creative environment.

Key Areas of responsibilities:

Responsible for establishing key character animation, and animation bible for the entire series with the Lead Animator and Director
To ensure the high standard of animation is maintained throughout the production
Write scene by scene animation notes for each episode shipment
Review animation passes from the internal and external teams and write notes and responses to push animation to the desired standard
Approve facial and character rig with Rigging Lead
Approve Blend Shapes and Morphs for facial expressions
Work closely with the Director to understand overall storytelling and humour of the show
Work closely with the animation teams to improve each delivery and in turn reduce retakes as production proceeds.

Person Specification/Requirements

Minimum of 3 years experience in directing 3D animation for long form Animation productions
Must have 3D animation experience

Clear communication skills
Must be very detailed oriented and organised
Must be passionate about character animation and acting

Contract type: Fixed Contract

Please include CV and link to your reel with your application


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