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Rigger

Heather Zolisby on Aug 2, 2017
Location
Vancouver, Canada
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Job Category
VFX
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced
Pay / Salary
Hourly
Job Description
HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/

Celebrating over 25 years in the industry, Scanline VFX specializes in creating complex visual effects for high end, block buster feature films with studios worldwide: Vancouver, Los Angeles, Munich, and Stuttgart. Founded in Germany, the company expanded to Los Angeles in 2007 and opened the largest studio in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia in 2011. In 2015 it won the Emmy for Outstanding Visual Effects for their work on Game of Thrones. Scanline VFX has received multiple Academy Award Nominations for Best Achievement in Visual Effects: 2014 for Iron Man 3 and in 2010 for its work on director Clint Eastwoods Hereafter. We are also well known for our proprietary, in-house fluid effects software Flowline, for which it received a 2008 Scientific and Technical Achievement Academy Award.

TITLE
RIGGER [SENIOR]

JOB SUMMARY
Oversee and mentor junior team members. Responsible for coordination and scheduling task deliverables. 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
Develops studio tools improvements to rigging pipeline.
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
1 Year Post Grad Diploma/Certificate (preferred)
2-3 years VFX rigging in feature films using Maya
2-3 years’ experience using Maya- a must, Python/Mel- a must, C++ (bonus), 3Ds Max (bonus)
Experience delivering complete milestone/tasks under tight deadlines
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.

BENEFITS INCLUDED
+Extended Medical
+Disability Insurance
+Dental Insurance


HOW TO APPLY: http://scanlinevfx.applyfirst.ca/
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