Technical Artist - Creature Technology Co - Melbourne, Australia


Creature Technology Co. produces the most technologically sophisticated, creatively inspired and life-like animatronics for arena spectaculars, theme parks, exhibitions, stage shows and events around the world. Check out our showreel.

We are looking for a Technical Artist who would be responsible for supporting the creative intent of Creature Technology Co. projects with technical solutions and tools.


  • Rig creatures, working with engineers to achieve accurate results
  • Create and maintain rigs using proprietary rig-building pipeline
  • Participate in code review process with other team members
  • Advancing procedural workflows
  • Project-specific tools and methods
  • Creation of technical assets to aid design
  • Process review and documentation
  • General support for the other departments where CG/CAD/Code can help with their production tasks
  • Take active responsibility for own Occupational Health and Safety and assist to maintain a safe and healthy workplace at CTC more broadly
  • Comply with Creature Technology’s policies and procedures and with relevant legislation and regulations


  • Demonstrated experience of CG asset creation and FX within a production environment.
  • Strong communication skills and effective at communicating with different audiences - designers, engineers, managers etc.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong ability to multitask
  • Problem-solving abilities
  • Python experience (3+ years)
  • Understanding of object-oriented programming concepts, especially subclassing and abstract classes
  • Pipeline experience with Maya and other 3rd party tools
  • Real-time project creation (Unreal and Unity)
  • Organized workflow and thorough documentation (latter can be using Confluence)
  • Ability to identify areas where technical tools can save time or produce a better Animated Figure
  • Collegial attitude to work environment, willingness to assist all departments
  • Flexibility to adapt to evolving work demands and schedules

Please email a CV, cover letter and some examples of your latest work to [email protected]

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