Character Rigger
Company 3 Animation
Event Type
Job Posting
TimeMonday, 8 August 202210am - 3pm PDT
DescriptionPosition: Rigger
Location: Remote Work
Term: Contract

About us:

Company 3 Animation (CO3) provides a high-quality global animation studio supporting creators in bringing their stories to life. Our team of world-class animation production veterans are innovators and problem-solvers. CO3 Animation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Company3 (

Job Description:

Company 3 Animation is seeking a highly skilled 3D Rigger for an animated show. The role of Rigger is to construct control rigs for characters, sets and props amongst a team of international artists.

Role Responsibilities:

Work within established procedures to build procedural rigs, improve and develop tools, and to find creative solutions for problems that may arise.

Maintain the rigs as they move through the pipeline.

Produce high-end feature quality rigs while meeting the performance needs of the film’s production. This includes properly executing changes and notes from the Rigging Supervisor, Rigging Lead, and other key creative on a project in a timely manner.

Help meet team targets and quotas.

The Rigger position reports to the Rigging Lead.

Job Qualifications:

Bachelor degree in Animation, Film, Art or equivalent professional work experience

Working knowledge of 3D rigging in Maya. Experience with other programs a plus.

Ability to multi-task, prioritize and problem solve.

Strong Mathematical skills.

Knowledge of Python scripting language.

Familiarity with animation pipelines.

Link to Demo Reel/Portfolio showcasing 3D rigging work done in recent years.

About the Company: 

Company 3  / Method Studios provides a full range of Creative Services for content creators, including conceptual design, pre-vis, look development, ideation and rapid prototyping, 3D animation/CGI, motion graphics/designers, matte painting, compositing, dailies and production services, color grading, post-production finishing, marketing/trailers, live-action production, experiences, and more.  

Creativity has diversity at its core. We celebrate the value of each unique experience by being dedicated to fostering the most diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where every employee feels empowered and safe to show up to work as their full self. 

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Please inform the company's HR representative if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.