Brud is a Los Angeles based venture backed startup seeking a 3D character rigger with experience rigging photo real human faces (FACS based). We are developing photo-real human looking characters and telling compelling stories with traditional video, virtual reality and augmented reality. A passion for music and the arts is a huge plus.
Creation of photoreal human facial rig
Building and improving the facial rigging pipeline through scripting and tool creation
Researching and implementing new methods and processes for face rig creation
Deep knowledge of facial anatomy
Experience with blendshapes and/or pose space deformers
Experience with FACS
Knowledge of Maya, Python and MEL scripting
Strong and varied 3D skill set.
Strong background in Maya and Motion Builder.
Great communication skills (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills are an absolute must.
Highly motivated and passionate.
Have a tremendous ability to multi-task and prioritize.
Drive R&D and stay on top of new technology.
Startup mentality and no objections to doing whatever it takes to get a job done.
Passion for music and music culture from Hatsune Miku to Gucci Mane
Interest in fashion, art and popular culture.
Please note, our team is based in Los Angeles but remote applicants are encouraged!
Finally our team has a deep background in music, technology, media, culture and business. Expect concert tickets, movie premiers and a culture that celebrates compassion, empathy and social progress. We're young, hungry and looking to change the world. Come be a part of something really special.