Jam Filled is a dynamic workplace for like-minded creative artists, we will remind you why you love cartooning: every project is produced with an eye for quality and an ear for fun!
Our Toronto Studio is looking for talented 3D Riggers for a brand-new Production!
You’ll get to:
Utilize Maya to create flexible and efficient rigid or organic rigs (including facial shapes) that meet all technical and creative requirements, and are compatible within the production pipeline
Ensure that Maya files are clean and optimized
Maintain a convention of naming structures and animation control structures for all rigs
Anticipate, communicate, and troubleshoot any model performance issues with assistance from key stakeholders
Ensure overall adherence to all Jam Filled Productions pipeline protocols
Keep up to speed with current industry trends
This will be your JAM if you have:
2+ years previous 3D rigging experience in a Maya production environment, with proven rigging abilities
Completed post-secondary education in 3D animation or other relevant area of study is preferred
Full working knowledge of Maya’s rigging techniques
Strong background in traditional art with a good sense of perspective, form, proportion, and scale
Strong understanding of character anatomy (including facial expressions), and an artistic understanding of motion and behavior
General understanding of animation styles and techniques as well as a good comprehension of animation production for film and/or television
Good comprehension of the animation production pipeline, with an understanding of adjacent department workflows and how Rigging interacts with the overall production process
Excellent creative and technical problem-solving skills with the ability to check own work
Ability to learn quickly and comprehend custom in-house production tools
Excellent communication skills with the ability to work productively and willingness to take initiative in a team environment
Ability to prioritize tasks, meet tight deadlines, and perform to standard in a fast-paced environment
Basic modeling skills
Scripting and programming skills an asset
What’s in it for you?
Healthcare and dental
Various activities, team-building events and parties
Flexible work hours
Focus on work/life balance
Great vacation package
Boat Rocker is committed to hiring and supporting diverse candidates. We strongly encourage applications from people who identify as being part of an under-represented and equity-deserving group. This would include people who identify as racialized, Black, Indigenous, women, LGBTQ2SI+, and having a disability among others. We also recognize the importance of intersectional identities in our hiring and retention.