Rigging Artist



Aww is currently developing our business by producing our own virtual humans such as imma, the first virtual human in Japan, and developing new virtual humans under joint projects with companies from around the world.

In recent years, as we have been looking to enter into VR, AR and real-time content we are looking for a Rigging Artist to join the team.

As a Rigging Artist, you will be in charge of pursuing the quality of character rigging for virtual humans while by using Maya and UE4, designing efficient workflow specifications, and verifying new technologies.

You’ll be able to fully utilize your experience and knowledge of character rigging as you will have a lot of discretion due to the team of a select few.

Of course, this is an environment where you will not only meet the needs of the company, but also proactively propose tools and technologies that are suitable for the project.

  • Rigging in general

  • Facial setup

  • Data management

  • Specification creation

  • Technical verification


Skills and experience you will gain from this job:

  • Experience in the world’s most advanced virtual human development
  • You will be able to challenge new technologies as we are aim for the world’s top class technologies
  • Be involved not only in client work, but also in the planning of our own original content
  • Experience in the development of next-generation content such as VR and AR
  • An open environment that allows you to freely propose ideas.

What we are looking for

Minimal requirements:

  • Experience with Rigging development in Maya

Preferred skills:

  • Experience with face rig development in Maya
  • Experience with photorealistic 3DCG modeling
  • Knowledge of anatomy
  • Development experience in UE4
  • Experience with animation development in Maya
  • Business level English or Chinese

It will be great if you are:

  • People who like or are interested in virtual humans.
  • Willingness to learn the latest technology
  • Good communication skills to work with the project team
  • Interested in AR and VR related content development.



  • Full-time(with 3 months trial period)
  • Contract
  • Outsourcing is negotiable


  • Depends on experience and ability
  • Raise in salary
  • Bonus

Work hours

  • Discretionary work system/Flexible

Holidays and vacations

  • Weekends and national holidays
  • 2 days off per week
  • Summer vacation
  • New Year(12/29〜1/3)
  • Paid vacation
  • maternity leave(accomplishment in 2020)


  • Meguro-ku, Tokyo
  • Remote work is possible


  • Social insurance (health insurance, welfare pension, etc.)
  • Commuting allowance (up to 25,000 yen)
  • Communication expense allowance (with limit)
  • PC rental
  • Water server
  • Referral system
  • No dress, hair code