NOWWA is hiring Senior 3D Character Rigger (Remote Job)

Senior 3D Character Rigger 100% REMOTE

Posted: 2 months
Art and Animation
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Senior
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NOWWA is looking for a highly talented Senior Character Rigger to help us bring our characters to life in our game BulletVille. We are building a fast paced 3rd Person Parkour Hero Shooter with a big roster, lots of guns and a ton of abilities!

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What we're looking for

NOWWA is searching for a highly talented and self-motivated 3D Character Rigger to take ownership of the character pipeline from Mesh into highly polished and Animated characters inside Unreal Engine 4/5 and be especially proactive in their duties. They will be able to work with Artists and Animators directly to solve all rig needs. They will be able to spot problems in a Mesh topology, proportions and skinning as well as come up with solutions to fix each of them quickly and efficiently.

Responsibilities

  • Create and refine Rigs, Fully Scripted and suitable for animation and Unreal Engine needs
  • Detect, troubleshoot and Fix Rig Issues and maintain a high bar of Quality
  • Prototype, Implement and Refine rigging solutions
  • Provide Rigging solutions for a Wide Cast of Characters
  • Own and Maintain the rigs and rigging Toolset
  • Develop the Pipeline and rigging Standards
  • Be very Proactive in spotting potential issues before they become a problem
  • Plan & Execute on management direction and project needs
  • Meet delivery Deadlines under production constraints

Qualifications

  • 5+ years in game development Character Art Pipeline with shipped titles
  • Excellent Eye for Quality & ability to work directly with Artists and Animators
  • Experienced working inside Unreal Engine 4/5
  • Expert in 3D Art Pipeline: Meshes, UV’s, Rigging and Animation
  • Expert in Art & Animation Principles like Proportions, Anatomy, Motion, etc.
  • Expert in Topology, Proportions & Skinning in relation to rigging & animation
  • Full knowledge of essential art packages such as Maya
  • Great reading & writing skills in English; Spanish and Russian a bonus
  • Ability to problem solve, but more importantly, prevent

Nice to Have

  • Technical Animation skills
  • Python scripting knowledge
  • Knowledge in general Coding/Blueprints
  • Knowledge in Animation Blueprints
  • Experience Modeling, Animating, and setting up Toolsets
  • Experience using Unreal Engine Control Rig
  • Familiar with MetaHuman and Unreal Engine skeletons
  • Experience working on Action/Shooter/Third Person games
  • Familiar with version control systems (P4V)

Benefits

  • Remote work, flexible schedule
  • No end-dates in our contracts
  • Negotiable pay
 
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About NOWWA

NOWWA (Now, Winners Announced) is an independent game studio with big ideas and even bigger plans. We employ talented team members from all over the world and we are looking to add more to our team! We also have a Mobile and Casual games 'sister' company, Gamebop!


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