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Steamroller exists to breathe life into stories, characters, and experiences in visual, physical, and virtual spaces. Each project that comes our way, be it a game, a film, or a theme park ride, exists in its own universe. It is our job to bring this multiverse to life. Our animators build believable characters and whole worlds in a multitude of universes, while our developers manipulate the rules of perception to transport you to a new definition of reality. We relish the opportunity to bring our clients’ universes to life while also developing our own stories.

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Cali Pareja

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Cali Pareja

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3D Rigger and Production Coordinator

Atlanta

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Animation

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)

Atlanta, GA

2014-2019

Focus Areas

Character and Prop Rigging | 3D Modeling

Production Management | 2D Coloring

Software

Adobe Creative Suite

Illustrator, Photoshop, Premier Pro, After Effects

Autodesk

Maya, Melscripting, Basic Python

Shotgun Studio

Toonboom Harmony

Microsoft and Google Suite

Professional Memberships

SCAD Rigging Club – Member

SIGGRAPH – Member

Achievements

Shouthern Short Film Festival

Best Student Short Film, Award of Merit

August-2019

Atlanta Underground Film Festival

Film showcased

August 2019

Innsbruck Nature Festival

Film showcased

October, 2019

COMAP, Honorable Mention

Mathematics competition

2014

Experience

“Escape” – Lead 3D Rigger, SCAD student film, 2018-2019

Directed rigging for the lead character’s hair, cloth, and proxy

• Created innovative way to simulate hair effect using soft

modification coupled with rivets

• Produced clothing rigs for all four types of clothing

“Unrequited Love” – Lead 3D Rigger, SCAD student film, 2019

• Developed rigs efficiently on an expedited schedule

• Lead rigger for both bi-ped and octo-ped lead characters

• Worked closely with visual effects artists to create realism

within each rig

Publix Supermarkets – Customer Service Staff, 2016–Present

Full time employee while studying as a matriculated student

• Directed, manage, and coordinate a team of 20 people at the

flagship store of the Atlanta Market

• Developed and implemented a new standard operating

procedure for onboarding staff, resulting in the minimization

of discrepancies and more accurate money management

• Earned 2 promotions within 6 months of hire date based

upon exemplary performance

“At the Pool” – Production Manager, SCAD student film, 2019

• Designed schedules effectively in order to deliver assets in a

timely manner

• Communicated with artists on a regular basis

• Compiled documents to manage naming conventions,

schedules, meeting notes, and film details.

Skills

Flexibility and Adaptability, Time Management

Innovative Problem Solving, Organization,

Collaboration

Primal Screen- 3D Rigger and Artist, 2019 – Present

• Rigged props and characters for multple projects

• Worked with modelers closely, giving feedback

• Introduced the rest of the team to new tools within Maya

• Wrote and improved scripts used for custom tools in Maya

“Walk in Summer” – Lead 3D Rigger, 2019

• Lead body and facial rigger for quadruped character

Other Work Experience

Skills

  • 3D character and prop rigger
  • 3D Modeling
  • Shotgun Studio

Education

2014-2019

BFA Animation at Savannah College of Art and Desgin

Experience

2019

3D Rigger and Artist at Primal Screen

2019

Production Manager at At the Pool Short Film

2018-2019

Lead 3D Rigger/Production Assistant at Escape Short Film

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  • Updated 11 months ago

To contact this candidate email cali@calipareja.com

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