2D Rigging Artist

Office:

JAM are currently seeking immediate applications from 2D Rigging artists to join our  fantastic team for an upcoming 2D animated production. This role is a wonderful opportunity to join an exciting award winning company. So if you are passionate about animation, we’d love to hear from you.

Job Description: 

Produce production ready rigged characters for the 2D animated series and animation teams. The rigs will be used inside the working rigged hierarchy in ToonBoom Harmony based on existing models. Rigging artist will report to and work directly with the Rigging Supervisor. 

Required Skills / Experience: 

  • Produce production ready rigged characters in ToonBoom Harmony and ensure characters or props are set up for movement as production requires 
  • Work closely with the design, rigging and animation teams to maintain consistency of character rigs and overcome all technical challenges
  • Communicate problems and issues early on and provide solutions where required 
  • Test rigs for optimum use in animation
  • Ensure rigs are organised and follow established conventions correctly for animation 
  • Past experience in rigging for a Toom Boom Harmony animated TV Series preferred 

Key Requirements

  • Strong working knowledge of Toon Boom Harmony, 2D Rigging principles and pipeline
  • Good understanding of anatomy, mechanics and movement 
  • Attention to detail, problem solving ability and taking direction in order to work in a collaborative environment
  • Working with textures, highlights and master controllers is an asset
  • Team player with a positive attitude with the ability to take direction
  • Position open to UK and Irish residents only
  • Roles available for both in house and remote working 

Software: ToomBoom Harmony