CG Rigger – Expression of Interest

CG Rigger – Expression of Interest

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Rigger to join our next exciting action CG production.


  • Create and support interfaces, control mechanisms and tools for receiving departments as assigned.
  • Designs and implements new tools and techniques for the production
  • Work closely with the animators and modelers to set up character rigs that will maintain a cohesive look during the animation process.
  • Share ideas, collaborate and work closely with other members of the production
  • Meet deadlines as assigned by production management
  • Be updated and familiar with new techniques, tools or other related software


  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Computer Animation, or other relevant area of study and/or equivalent job experience
  • 2+ years of industry experience (CG and/or Visual Effects) or equivalent rigging experience
  • Knowledge of Maya , MEL and Python preferred
  • Experience rigging a variety of characters and props, including facial animation systems
  • Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
  • Background in visual arts/design with a strong understanding of form, geometry and movement
  • Basic modeling skills and ability to understand polygonal mesh flow
  • Ability to provide feedback to team members on work under development and mentor lesser experienced team members
  • Knowledge of dynamics, and/or previs a plus
  • Must be able to work in house at our Vancouver studio
  • Able to legally work in Canada
  • Must be a current B.C. resident and work in-house