Jobs

We are currently hiring for a long form CG show we are starting. This is an opportunity to become part of our creative team on a very exciting new long form project.

Please contact info@aproductions.co.uk with full CV, work examples and other important information. Please state the position you are applying for.

The work will be based in our studios in Bristol UK.

We are not looking for outsource studios, or agencies.

Pre-Production Rigger

Full Time: 37.5 hours per week, 9.30am- 6pm
Salary: Dependent on experience
Contract: Freelance (in house or remote)
Start Date: April
End Date: July

A Productions is a full service, multi discipline, creative, award winning animation studio based in Bristol, U.K. We have extensive expertise over 30 years in developing and producing animation for film, television & digital media.

We are seeking an experienced 3ds Max pre-production character rigger to join our team on a CGI children’s series for an international client. We are open to the possibility of this being an in-house or remote position.

If successful, you will be given the opportunity of being the in-house episodic rigger for the long form series.

General Duties:

To undertake the design and development of character rigs and animation tools in collaboration with the relevant heads of department
To be a critical part of the character creation pipeline, including but not limited to: bespoke character control rigs, deformation systems, facial animation systems, physics/simulation and animation tool development and creation.
To work closely with other teams to develop new techniques to solve animation production challenges

Essential Skills & Experience:

High level knowledge and production experience of 3ds Max rigging techniques and methods
Fluent in Maxscript or Python
Excellent communication, time management and presentation skills
Good understanding of human and animal anatomy
Have a pro-active and self-directed work ethic
Be able to convey complex ideas in simple terms

Please send your CV and portfolio to info@aproductions.co.uk
Please state the job you’re applying for in the subject line.

CG Character Animators and Assistant Animators

Series experience preferred. We are looking for animators to create strong expressive, characterful work. This will be a long term contract based in our studios in Bristol UK. We are looking for good team players, able to demonstrate subtlety and nuanced character animation work.

CG Riggers, Modellers and Texture Artists.

To work with the teams. We are looking for good all-rounders who can cope with delivering high quality work within the demands of a long form series schedule.

CG Tech / Render Wranglers

To work within the teams. We are looking for cool headed render assistants. Strong organizational skills and an ability to work under pressure.