Experienced Rigger
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Sony Pictures Imageworks

1,001-5,000 employees

Sony animation & post-production company
Company Overview
Sony Pictures Imageworks is the Academy Award®-winning visual effects and animation unit of Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group known for live-action visual effects, dynamic creature and character animation and all-CG animation.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1992

Headquarters

Vancouver, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-7%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

-8%
Locations
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Animation
CategoriesNew
Art, Graphics & Animation
3D Modeling
Animation
Visual Effects (VFX)
Requirements
  • Knowledge of applicable software platforms including LINUX, UNIX, Maya, Mudbox, shell, and MEL scripting language, Python is a plus.
  • Background or experience in fine art accompanied with a thorough understanding of physical motion, weight, balance and form highly desired.
  • 3+ years production experience, feature film experience highly desirable.
Responsibilities
  • Creates 3D character rigs and animation interface controls for skeletal motion systems and body/facial deformations.
  • Writes utility scripts and core software tools to streamline the character set up process.
  • Accountable for meeting schedules and show deadlines, participates in dailies, rounds and team reviews of work in progress.
  • Interacts with production, supervisors and team/peers in order to problem solve and share information related to show/assigned tasks.
  • Must be able to decipher as well as follow through on work in progress, dailies, briefings/notes and feedback.
  • Works efficiently as part of a team or independently on rigging projects.