Added by on 2014-01-22

Soho Vfx Recruiting Senior Riggers / 3D Artists

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Category: Rigging
Company: soho vfx
Location: Toronto (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description


A Senior Rigger’s primary responsibility is to create highly versatile character rigging systems and animation interfaces. The rigs will be used for feature film in the animation of 3D characters and props.
– implement animation control rigging systems for complex characters and props using Maya
– set up rigs for low and high-res characters
– set up and rig character models
– work with animators to design, create, and maintain animation rigs for characters that are clean, efficient, and animation friendly
– design user interfaces and controls for characters and facial animation systems (bone and blend shape driven)
– maintain and improve current animation pipeline
– knowledge of animation sharing, and motion capture transfer between character rigs
– maintain a consistent level of productivity while meeting deadlines and producing high quality work
– troubleshoot and wrangle character-rigging issues for artists


– minimum 3 years industry experience in 3D CG for digital animation or visual effects
– excellent communication skills a must
– experience in setting up cloth simulation rigs highly desirable
– experience with Maya and/or other high-end animation software required
– experience with mel, csh, python, TCL, perl or other scripting languages a must
– skilled knowledge of anatomy for animal/quadraped and human/biped
– ability to work well under pressure
– must be an Ontario resident.

Apply Via Email:

Email with your cover letter and resume
in PDF format as well as a link to your online demo reel.

Please include a fully detailed breakdown of
your contribution to each shot on your demo reel.

Apply Via Mail:

If you wish to apply via mail, please send your resume
and an NTSC formatted DVD of your demo reel to:

Soho VFX | Attn: Recruiting
99 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 303
Toronto, Ontario M6K 3J8

Soho Vfx Recruiting Senior Riggers / 3D Artists, 3d, Soho Vfx, Sohovfx, Soho Vfx Toronto, Toronto