Rigger – LA

FuseFX Los Angeles is currently seeking talented and an experienced Rigger for current and upcoming projects. Temporary and permanent positions available.

FuseFX is an award-winning visual effects and animation studio focused on producing photo-real digital effects for feature film, episodic television, and commercials.

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:

• Minimum of 5 years’ experience animating quadrupeds and bipeds
• Strong understanding of animation principles in traditional and digital techniques
• Create realistic FK/IK rigs for a variety of humanoids and creature models
• Thorough knowledge of weighting and skinning Demonstrated ability to rig a variety of characters / objects in a realistic, non-cartoon manner
• Assist in the creation of new rigs and rig components
• Solid knowledge of Character set-up in Maya
• Production experience with Deformers, Constraints, Hierarchies, Utility Nodes, Expressions, Hair & Cloth
• Perform rig maintenance and fixes during production as requested
• Experience working in 3DS Max a plus

SKILLS / RESPONSIBILITIES:

• 5+ years experience in a production environment
• Experience in Python in Maya
• knowledge of anatomy and a understanding of bio-mechanics, for humanoid and animals
• Should effectively execute all necessary assigned tasks while under tight production schedule deadlines
• Strong creative and technical abilities
• Excellent problem solving skills
• Positive attitude
• Work well in a team environment

PLEASE SEND RESUMES (PDF ONLY) AND REELS TO INFO@FUSEFX.COM