Bungie is looking for a talented Rigging Tech Artist to join our team. You will collaborate with an equally passionate team of content creators to build out 3D and animation content and pipelines. When you use 3D animation software, do you find yourself gravitating toward the script editor to automate and extend the functionality? Are you passionate about building great body and facial rigging systems, believable skin deformation and efficient workflows? If so, you might be just who we’re looking for!
A recent graduate from a U.S. college, university, or related program within 12 months from October 2022
Planning to graduate in Fall 2022 through Spring 2023
Moving from primarily learning to primarily working within 12 months
Transitioning from one craft, function, or discipline to a new one within 12 months
Operation of Bungie’s proprietary rigging system and DCC tools
Collaboration with Character 3D Art, Hard-Surface 3D Art, Animation, Design and Engineering
Creation of technical content for various assets meeting Bungie’s shipping quality bar (Skeletons, Rigs, Skin Weighting, Cloth, and more)
Provide desk-side support for Artists, Animators and Designers
Professional or personal experience working with real-time game engines
Proficiency at Rigging in Autodesk Maya or equivalent software
Scripting or Programming experience in Python, C#, C++ or equivalent
Comfortable with prototyping and fast iterative development cycles
Problem solving skills, good collaboration and a keen eye for detail are critical for success in this role
Motion Capture experience
Knowledge of anatomy
User interface design
So you don't meet every requirement listed in this job description? Do you think your experience level is not where it needs to be? Studies show that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they believe they meet every single qualification. Bungie is focused on building a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace. If you're interested in this position but your past experience doesn't line up perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we want you to apply anyway. The right role for you may be right around the corner!
Most Bungie full-time employees will adopt a digital first approach allowing remote work in Bungie approved locations (outside of positions identified as 100% onsite in Bellevue/Seattle, or individuals preferring a hybrid/flex environment). Prospective full-time employees located outside of CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, MA, MD, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, or WI will need to establish residency in one of the states we are compliant in within 45 days of a start date. Contractors will follow a digital first approach adhering to the location guidelines agreed upon by our third-party employer/vendor and Bungie. Bungie’s remote policy is subject to change at the company’s discretion.