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2D Character Rigging Artist

2D Character Rigging Artist

Brazen is looking for a 2D Character Rigging Artist to join our team to help bring our imaginative characters to life.  

Responsibilities
  • Designing and testing character rig setups
  • Creating joints and moving points to rotate and pivot
  • Ensuring character movements are in keeping with the creative direction of the show, free of glitches, and believable
  • Establishing logical system of file creation for use within the course of production and by outside vendors
  • Advise on best practices for character setup 
  • Create Walk Cycles, calisthenics tests for all characters of the series
Skills and Expertise
  • Understanding of movement of limbs and the effect of weight
  • Strong understanding of animation to be able to test out rigs
  • Ability to create character gait, walk, and body language
  • PASSION to explore innovative ideas 
  • Strong desire to build tools for artists, solve problems, and INNOVATE
  • COLLABORATE with artists and production to meet their project needs. 
  • Experience in 2D/Harmony productions/environments
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment, supporting multiple projects 
  • Ability to work AUTONOMOUSLY
  • You are GRITTY when it comes to working hard and solving issues
  • Be ACCOUNTABLE when troubleshooting issues and fix them
  • A BOLD and strong collaborator and communicator 
  • You are CLASSY and respectful in all that you do
Qualifications
  • 2+ years of experience in the job offered or position.
  • Strong understanding of Toon Boom Harmony 
  • Strong understanding of the 2D pipeline
  • Enjoys being challenged and can handle fast-paced production needs
  • Enjoys working in a team environment

This job description is not meant to be all inclusive. Employee may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.