We have an experienced leadership team, and excellent technical contributors.
What are we missing? A person like you, who has relevant Rigging Experience, and who can help to develop and build an application for Apple’s platforms.
Step into the future with our game-changing startup! We're pushing the boundaries of mixed-reality and AI. Using the unannounced MR device, we're crafting a new kind of interactive mixed-reality experience. What we’re building is not a traditional game, but uses elements of what typically goes into a game, including art, animation, AI / ML, and user interaction. Our goal is to create an engaging and emotionally uplifting experience. Our product will be an example of the successful deployment of Affective AI.

If you’re excited by our mission, and if you share our love for mixed-reality and
Affective AI, then let's chat. Together, we’ll be able to bring a new kind of mixed-reality experience to life.

Location: Onsite, Ho Chi Minh City⎮ Job type: Full-time employee/ Contractor
Reporting line: Product Manager ⎮ Department: Animation
What you will do
Key Requirements:
  • Rigging Expertise: Proficiency in fixing the rig of assets, including re-targeting and re-skinning, particularly focusing on four-legged characters/models and assets
  • Quality Assurance: Conduct thorough quality checks on rigged assets to ensure functionality, visual integrity, and adherence to project standards.
  • Animation Integration: Skill in seamlessly integrating animations to ASM (Animation State Machines) for optimal performance and functionality.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Rigging and refining four-legged character & assets, ensuring smooth articulation and functionality for animations.
  • Collaborate closely with animators and artists to understand their needs and provide rigging solutions aligned with project requirements.
  • Perform rigorous quality checks on rigged assets to identify and rectify any issues or discrepancies.
  • Work on retargeting and re-skinning existing rigs to adapt them to new models or animation sequences.
  • Support to integrate animations effectively into ASM for smooth transitions and seamless gameplay experiences.
What you need to succeed
  • Proficiency in rigging software such as Maya.
  • Strong understanding of character rigging, skinning, and animation principles.
  • Experience in quality assessment and assurance processes for rigged assets.
  • Familiarity with scripting languages or tools to streamline rigging processes.
  • Knowledge of Unity and their animation systems.
  • Experience working in the gaming or animation industry.
  • Experience with Advanced Skeleton in Maya is a plus.
Why choose us?
Our stealth-mode startup, guided by seasoned leaders, seeks skilled professionals like you to advance our mission. We're developing a novel approach that uses Affective AI to engage humans in a positive emotional way...in mixed reality. Your expertise is essential for our success.
  • 1
    Innovative AI
    Our Affective AIs understand you as a emotional, physiological being. For many this will be the first time they've interacted with an AI in a totally natural and intuitive way. We are targeting the new Apple Vision Pro, making your experiences more engaging and life-like than ever before.
  • 2
    Experienced Leadership
    Our co-founders bring a wealth of experience in AI and the gaming industry. One co-founder built the first unicorn game startup in Southeast Asia, while the other served as the Head of Character AI at Apple and Dreamworks.
  • 3
    Massive Impact
    Within five years, our AIs will engage with hundreds of millions of people daily, with a genuine understanding of them as emotional and physiological beings. You'll have a unique opportunity to make a lasting, positive impact on users' lives.
  • 4
    Proven Revenue Model
    We've already established a strong and proven and ethical revenue model, ensuring our startup's long-term success and sustainability.
  • 5
    Stock Option Program
    As a team member, you'll be able to participate in our stock option program, sharing in our success as we grow.
  • 6
    Growth Opportunity
    We empower our team to take initiative in their work and their career. We want to see you grow both professionally and a person.
Work Environment
  • Teamwork makes the dream work, so at bootloader studio we pay very close attention to the work environment to curate it into a happy, healthy, productive environment.
  • 100% product/innovation-focused startup company with experienced founders
  • Flat organization – don’t come to work for us if you want or need minions working for you!
  • Open communication – we listen to each other
  • Friendly, flexible, and fun culture
  • Comfortable, modern, beautiful offices full of the newest tech gears
Equal Employment
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace. We believe in treating all employees and applicants with fairness and respect, regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

We value the unique perspectives and experiences that each individual brings, as they enhance our team's creativity and ability to innovate. Join us and be part of an organization that upholds equal employment opportunities for all.
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