Vacancies in Art & Animation

Lead Maya Rigger AAA Games Cheshire UK Ref 1624


We are working with a family-friendly, AAA game studio based in Cheshire, UK who is looking for a Lead Maya Rigger to join their team and work on their world-famous pillar titles.

What will you be doing?

  • Working with tools and control rigs
  • Managing the Rigging team
  • Ensuring project aspects are delivered on time
  • Pipeline issue identification
  • Organisation and appropriate storage of assets
  • Integrating characters, rigs and tools into the project data
  • Development of existing tools
  • Recruitment management
  • Employee reviewing and job training

Who you are

  • Educated to degree level in Animation or a related film-making field
  • Strong Maya skills
  • Unity/Unreal Engine
  • MEL/Python scripting
  • Animation and Rigging Principles
  • Team management
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • C++ a distinct bonus


This company offers a competitive salary in a friendly and comfortable working environment, as well as a fantastic bonus and pension scheme.


Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1624.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Get in Touch

phone: +44 1273 233 534

email: info@big-planet.biz

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