InfiniteWorld is looking for an experienced Rigging Artist to work directly with 3D departments and the Animation team. The Rigging Artist will create and maintain character & 3D rigs in Maya to support us on our current projects in the Media and Entertainment Department.

This is a remote/telecommute position. The studio is 100% virtual and allows the applicant to work anywhere in the world!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Set up rigs for low and high-res characters
  • Work with animators to design, create, and maintain animation rigs for characters that are clean, efficient, and animation friendly
  • Integration and optimization of rigs into the production pipeline
  • Create feature-quality, scripted rigs and refine them based on the needs of animators and downstream departments
  • Providing support and updates to rigs throughout the production process
  • Maintain a consistent level of productivity while meeting deadlines and producing high-quality work
  • Receives direction from leadership, and troubleshoot and wrangle character-rigging issues

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven production experience in a team environment as a rigger or technical artist
  • Background or experience in fine art accompanied by a thorough understanding of physical motion, weight, balance, and form highly desired
  • Strong knowledge of Maya is required
  • Experience with Python, Mel, C++, and 3ds Max is a plus
  • Experience delivering complete milestone/tasks under tight deadlines is desired
  • Proactive in solving technical challenges and incorporating changes
  • An eye for detail and excellent organizational skills
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to adopt and learn in-house tools and workflows
  • Solid knowledge of human/animal anatomy

(Please note that while we would like to respond to every application, due to the high volume of applications for this position, it may not always be possible. We will keep your application on file for any suitable openings in the future.)

ABOUT US

At InfiniteWorld, we bring brands and creators into The Metaverse. The combined virtual and physical worlds through our scalable infrastructure and NFTs of true utility.

We leverage the best of blockchain and digital capabilities to create branded experiences like never before. We provide brands the tool box to increase engagement, traceability and authenticity for real world and virtual products, events, and interactive experiences.

Create with us. Join our InfiniteWorld team!

InfiniteWorld does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, military obligations, or marital status. Every day our team is honored to work with entrepreneurs and innovators from every corner of the globe, and we aim to build a team that reflects the diversity of our customers. Each individual at InfiniteWorld brings their own perspectives, work experiences, lifestyles, and cultures with them, and we believe that a more diverse team creates more innovative products, provides a better service to its customers, and helps us all grow and learn as individuals.