Technical Artist

Location Menlo Park, CA (Fully remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $62/hr depending on location and experience
Our social media giant client seeks a Technical Artist to join their team in this 6 month freelance role!

This role will be 100% remote, but you must be based in the following approved location(s):
San Francisco, CA
Denver, CO
New York, NY
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
San Diego, CA

The Technical Artist will be responsible for the following:
- Create tools to streamline rigging workflows
- Help create well-architected and scalable rigging systems
- Contribute to and help maintain a wide array of existing workflows and tools
- Partner closely with art and engineering teams to define and develop content in modern real-time environments.
- Design, manage and maintain the pipeline from artists and designers through to deployment

The ideal Technical Artist should possess the following:
- 6+ years of experience rigging characters in Maya
- Experience creating procedural rigging systems
- Extensive Content development experience, including shipped AAA games and/or film
- Knowledge of emerging technologies
- Experience with face tracking from video or similar technologies
- Experience with high fidelity digital humans

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.


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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.