Stephen Rodriguez Resume
Cell Phone: (830) 421-0703
Summary: Character animation specialist with a foundation of art and design.
⦁ Experience creating animations for Unity and Unreal
⦁ Knowledge of Acting and Body Mechanics for Animation
⦁ Lip sync and Facial Animation
⦁ Modeling and Rigging
⦁ Proficient with Faceware Retargeter and Analyzer
⦁ Proficient with Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop
⦁ Experience with SVN Tortoise and Trello
Created a variety of facial, body and prop animations using Maya, Unity and Faceware.
Worked with feedback from our team as well as a speech therapist to ensure accuracy of visemes for lip sync animations in game.
Used Unity to ensure in game animations worked properly and functioned as they appeared in Maya.
⦁ Character Animator for Blipd LLC (May 2019 - Nov 2020)
Created numerous animations for various characters for “Shopkins Shop n’ Seek and exported for use in Unity.
Maintained animations across character updates and revisions.
Worked with a team of animators to ensure characters had unique animations while maintaining a cohesive style.
⦁ Animator for “Shopkins Shop n’ Seek”
⦁ Animator for “Terminal B”(https://vimeo.com/139474526)
⦁ Animator for “Spaceman Spiff” (https://youtu.be/GWfLDkyHujw)
⦁ Animator for “Snatch” (https://vimeo.com/139473769)
⦁ Animator for “Push and Pull” https://pushandpullgame.wordpress.com/
⦁ Animator for “Drone Simulator” https://dronesimulator.wordpress.com/
Education: University of Texas at Dallas (2012 – 2016) Bachelors of Arts and Technology