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Character Rigger - North West (UK) – 12 Months Contract - Console Games

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Employer OPM Response
Category Animation
Salary DOE
Location UK - North West

Job Type: 12 months contract that may lead to a permanent position

Project: Casual Family Friendly Games

Platforms: Console

Note: I’m afraid a VISA cannot be sponsored for this position.


My client is looking for an Character Rigger to join their experienced Rigging team. We welcome applications from experienced riggers and juniors too. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within the highly successful and creative Animation department supporting animators and producing high quality rigs and tools.



Creating control rigs for a wide variety of characters, creatures, and vehicles.
In-depth knowledge, and technically proficient, in using Maya is a must.
Experienced in writing scripts, preferably with Python, to automate processes and support the animation pipeline.
Able to liaise with the Lead Character Rigger, other technical support staff, and animators in troubleshooting and development.
Show a sound understanding of animation principles and processes.
Degree, related qualification or equivalent experience in Animation.


Interested in finding out more? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!