JOB DETAIL

Hangar 13

Senior Technical Artist/Character TD (Characters, Rigging, Facials)

Hangar 13  |   Location: Brno (Slatina)  |   Type of Contract: Full-time

We are looking for a Senior Technical Artist that specializes in character development, rigging and facial animation

Responsibilities

  • Develop tools, processes and assets for real-time characters
  • Collaborate closely with character artists, technical artists and animators
  • Help streamline existing pipelines
  • Develop new pipelines for character production process

Requirements

  • Experience with setting up production pipelines while being able to follow guidelines
  • In depth knowledge of Maya, preferably 2+ years of production experience
  • Capable of writing tools to streamline the character creation, setup or production experience
  • Strong backgroun with facial animation, MoCap and scanning workflows
  • Strong understanding of both Figure and Facial Anatomy
  • Python, MEL programming experience
  • Ability to work well within a team atmosphere
  • Creative problem solving skills

Nice to have

  • Basic knowledge of C# or other higher programming language
  • Knowledge of additional scripting languages: OpenMaya, Qt, JavaScript, VB
  • 3ds Max and Maxscript experience
  • Motionbuilder, Faceware and FaceFX or related software experience
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Graphic Arts, Art or a related field preferred

Our offer

  • Friendly and informal work environment
  • Attractive work on globally famous AAA games in a successful company for one of the biggest publishers
  • Access to the most up-to-date SW/HW and technologies
  • Flexible working hours
  • Support fo personal skills development
  • Games and consoles to borrow
  • Employee benefits (sick days, meal vouchers, refreshment at work, multisport card)
  • Company events for the employees

If you are interested in our opportunity, please send us your CV and portfolio.