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(Graduate /Junior) Character Rigger – up to £35k – FTC + benefits + relocation – Midlands, England

The company

Our client, an award-winning AAA console games developers and publishers’ studio designing for children and grown-ups, is looking for Character Rigger for the Midlands based office to work within AAA animation team supporting animators and producing high quality rigs and tools. The benefits of the role include the salary of up to £35K plus benefits and relocation package.  

The role

The Character Rigger will be responsible for creating control rigs for a wide variety of characters, creatures, and vehicles. You will closely work with lead character rigger and the rest of the team to liaise trouble shooting and development and to automate processes and support the animation pipeline.  

The person

The Character Rigger will be already be working in a similar, or have an understanding of animation principle and processes.

The ideal person will have;

    • Knowledge and technical proficiency in using Maya
    • Experienced in writing scripts, preferably with Python
    • Degree, related qualification or equivalent experience in Animation

If you are interested in the role, please send your CV in a WORD format to marta@datascope.co.uk

* We are not looking for applicants who wish to work from home, or on a freelance basis.

**Datascope Recruitment is acting as an agency in this instance. Unfortunately we are unable to accept applications without the right to work in the UK due to the client’s restrictions on hiring.