CG Artists

Rigging Freelance Artist

Location: Remote
Project: Academy Rigs
Relocation: No

Dates: ASAP
Salary: DOE

We invite you to apply for a rigging freelance position for our Academy creating creature rigs. Please note that the rigs that you will create will NOT be AUTORIGS such as Advanced Skeleton but instead custom rigs that are student and animator friendly. If you are not comfortable with this, then please do not apply.

Thankyou

JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Create high quality and fast creature rigs for all kinds of characters
  • Create rigs (for animators) using custom rigging knowledge in Maya
  • All rigs created must be organized and correctly labelled
  • All scripts and custom scripts must follow regular coding guidelines.
  • You must have good skinning knowledge. Plugins can be purchased to help the skinning process
  • Be able to understand the shading network of the characters
  • Test the rigs before final delivery
  • Deliver work within established project targets and the high quality standards of the company.
  • You must be able to speak basic English – to be able to understand the feedback and notes given by the head of animation.
  • The salary will be character based and will be paid in two installments, 50% up front and 50% on Delivery.

The ideal candidate:

  • Have at least five (5) years of experience as a rigging artist
  • Have a very good knowledge of Maya
  • Have the ability to take feedback and work with Animation Supervisors
  • Be creative in the rigging process
  • Understand how to rig multiple variants of characters including quadrupeds and dragons.
  • Must complete the rigs in given timelines.

 

Apply now

Speculative Applications

UE4 *(Unreal Engine) Developer/Artist

Required skills:

  • Minimum 3 years experience as a UE4 developer/Artist
  • advanced knowledge of ue4 software and pipeline from Maya/Max
  • Perfect eye for detail and realism
  • Skills in Maya a bonus
  • Comfortable in working within tight deadlines
Apply now

Modelling / Texturing Artist

Responsibilities

  • Eye for detail and realism
  • Experience creating photo-realistic models
  • Knowledge of rigging and shading is a plus
  • Comfortable in working with deadlines
Apply now

Lighting/Shading Artist

Responsibilities

  • Minimum two years experience as a lighter
  • advanced knowledge of both traditional lighting and hdri based lighting using fg and gi techniques
  • Perfect eye for detail and realism Excellent skills in Maya, 3ds Max, Arnold / V-Ray
  • Comfortable in working with deadlines
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Become a Mentor - Mauritius / Remote

Description:

  • Create course content for students in the Academy
  • Earn passive income from $800+ per month
  • Monitor progress of students once a week
  • Pre-record your courses and lessons
  • Create “Short Courses” which are independent from !Mentored Courses”
  • Must be of professional quality and well spoken
  • Create any course in any field
  • Manage students communities and questions in the forums

Required skills:

  • 3 years+ of professional experience in your field
  • Expert knowledge of the area of focus/software you will use
  • Should be able to work independently and communicate effectively.
  • Must be available to communicate with Students and manage assignments
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
Apply now

Representation

Rep - VFX/ Company development

Responsibilities:

  • Strengthen our relationship with clients and company partnerships
  • Responsibility for identifying and developing new business opportunities.
  • Development of new client relationships and successfully maintaining existing relationships
  • Plan and execute campaigns and events
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Create online and offline marketing content
  • research up and coming work in the Film and Advertising industry and secure contracts

Required skills:

  • 1-3 years’ of marketing experience
  • Knowledge of Production/operational environments: VFX/Digital knowledge essential
  • Should be able to work independently and communicate effectively.
  • Skilled user of resources management tools and Excel
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
Apply now

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A few notes...

If you would like to apply for a general position not listed above, then please do so select “GENERAL APPLICATION” from the drop-down list. We are always on the lookout for talented individuals!

We normally hire on a freelance basis per project so please bear that in mind when applying.

Our studio is based in Mauritius, so if living and working by the sea gets you excited the apply for a general inquiry role, stating your skill level and a link to your online portfolio/showreel.

If you have an up to date CV then please attach it to the application. Please allow our team some time to peruse the mass amount of applications we get, we will be in touch.

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