Overview

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RIGGER [JUNIOR, SENIOR + SUPERVISORS]

JOB SUMMARY

Design, develop, test, trouble shoot, maintain, and implement rigs for all aspects for VFX and 3D animation projects related to film, television and commercials. Support studio wide and production project requirements including characters, vehicles, environment and other various accessories.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Works with production team to create the desired animation controls and qualities for objects and characters.
  • Tests, trouble shoots animation controls and makes adjustments as necessary throughout the production cycle as they arise.
  • Receives direction from leadership and escalates issues quickly, as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • Diploma/Certificate, Degree in 3D Animation (preferred)
  • Strong Maya knowledge- a must, Python/Mel, C++ (bonus), 3Ds Max (bonus)
  • Experience delivering complete milestone/tasks under tight deadlines (preferred)
  • Strong written + verbal communication skills.
  • Eye for detail, initiative and excellent organizational skills.
  • Team player and able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong trouble shooting/problem solving ability.

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About SCANLINE VFX -VANCOUVER

Celebrating over 25 years in the industry, Scanline VFX specializes in creating complex effects for high end, block buster feature films, television, and commercials. Founded in Germany, the company expanded to Los Angeles in 2007 and opened the largest studio in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia in 2011. The studio’s proprietary in-house fluid effects software, Flowline, received a 2008 Scientific & Technical Achievement Academy Award and has since picked up additional Academy nods and Emmy winning projects. Today, Scanline VFX is one of the biggest names in the industry and the go-to studio for creating epic destruction scenes and breathtaking cinematic moments including Batman vs Superman, San Andreas and 300: Rise of an Empire.

Scanline VFX offers a leading edge creative, collaborative team environment working with brilliant talent from around the globe. Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, BC the studio is steps from transit, the best in the city’s trendy Yaletown dining and Robson high street shopping. Onsite amenities include; a lounge/nightclub with big screen tv, pool table and foosball tables, over-sized patios and rooftop deck kitchen & BBQ areas, secure bicycle room, massage chairs, showers & lockers. The team that loves to work hard plays even harder; fun events/parties, various social meet-up groups, state of the art theaters, and much more.