Rocket Science VFX
3D – Toronto, Ontario, Canada – Temporary to Full Time
Rocket Science VFX is a world-class visual effects studio dedicated to producing seamless digital effects for feature film and high-concept television. Our credits include Hannibal, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, Hell on Wheels, Killjoys, Into the Badlands and The Expanse.
We are looking for a talented Rigger to join our dynamic team!
Work closely with the production team to create and rig a wide variety of characters and creatures.
Ensure any technical issues are resolved, while troubleshooting and solving creative issues.
Continuously being up to date with current rigging tools & techniques through constant industry research and technical training
Manage project time by meeting expectations, resources and various deadlines
Attend and follow up with daily project reviews and team meetings as required
3+ years experience as a rigging artist in feature films and/or high-end television series in visual effects production
Experience with MEL, familiar with HIK Rigging
Proficient with Maya and thorough understanding of CG rigging tools and principles
Knowledge of scripting is a must, preferably python and MEL
Knowledge in anatomy, muscle and bone structure
Experience with Shotgun a plus, knowledge of Nuke is an asset
Good communicator and team player
Must be a self-starter with a willingness learn and grow, and take direction well.
Ability to take on assigned tasks with minimum supervision
Ability to take direction/critiques positively and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines
Legal to work for any employers in Canada