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Character Rigger – Denmark – Permanent – AAA Action Games

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24677 Posted: 1 year ago

This vacancy offers a work-from-home start until it’s safe to relocate to the location and work in-house.

Project: AAA Action Games


Our client is an internationally minded AAA development studio based in Copenhagen, Denmark and Malmo, Sweden. As a Character Rigger, you’ll be an integral part of the pipeline team, rigging and skinning assets that help define new standards for animation in games!


  • Experience on a AAA title as a Character Rigger / Rigging Artist or similar
  • Excellent rigging and skinning skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of Maya, Motion Builder (3DS Max is a bonus)
  • Good understanding of anatomy and muscle-based deformations
  • Capability to look past immediate technical constraints and work solution oriented
  • Capability to work with evolving game and technical requirements as they happen
  • Superb written and oral communications skills in English
  • Experience in working with mocap systems
  • Programming and tool/utility development experience with Python, PySide and one or more 3D application APIs


  • Rigging and skinning assets, including setups for facial animation
  • Help in the design and development of Python based animation and character art tools, utilities and pipelines required to setup and animate game characters
  • Collaborate with character artists ensuring that game models are made to meet technical and animation quality requirements
  • Produce and maintain documentation on best practices working with their current tool set
  • Deliver content and features within quality, schedule, and technical limitations


  • Familiarity with one or more of the following languages or frameworks: FBX SDK, Motion Builder SDK, Maya/Max scripting and APIs, Perforce
  • FaceFX and FACS experience
  • A passion for video games


  • A remote start from within Europe with relocation to follow considered
  • Complete VISA & Relocation Support for you / family thereafter
  • Temporary accommodation provided
  • Highly competitive salary and benefits package


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 415!

Tagged as: Rigging

Tags: Rigging Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

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