Chayan Vinayak Goswami
Ph : 407-536-9009
Character-technical director/Rigger with profound programming skills, artistic and
anatomical understanding .
Worked as a Lead Character Technical Director on one of the most complex and advanced
Fighting game from EA-sports
Building skills sets of Anatomy (Biology), Computer Science, Visual Effects and industry
experience for more than 9 years to be a highly skilled Character Technical Director .
Technical Skills : Rigging, Programming ,Scripting, Modeling, Texturing and Prototyping.
Artistic Skills : Sculpting, Sketching and Painting.
Languages : Maya Embedded Language (MEL),Pymel, Python Renderman Shading Language,
Software : Maya, Zbrush, Houdini, Body Paint 3D, Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere,
Macromedia Flash, Dreamweaver, Corel Painter, Oracle, Mysql.
Platform : Windows xp / 2000 , Linux.
PROJECTS AND EXPERIENCE:
EA- Sports March’09 – Present
Worked as a Lead Character-Technical Director/Rigger
Rigged models and wrote MEL scripts for expression driven rigs
Game-code – C++ code
Muscle Jiggle physics
Also worked on Clothes – Fighter Tshirts, Gee, shorts & gloves.
Making Rigs functional in Maya as well as in game.
NCAA 2012 :
Worked as Rigger and Animation-Technical Artist.
Set up rigs in Maya and Game engine.
Wrote tools to support animation pipeline and supporting animators
Madden’10 & NCAA’10 :
Rigged marketing (High Polygon) characters for Madden Wii.
Developed and supported tools for Gaming Pipeline
EA- Sports May’08 - Aug’08
Technical Artist Intern
Madden’09 & NCAA’09 :
Setup tools for the rigging pipeline.
Created Houdini digital assets to generate and finalize football players.
Worked on MEL utilities to help animators
Savannah College of Art & Design
Renderfarm System’s Administrator Sept’08 - Nov’08
Sponsored Flash and ActionScript Tutor June’07 - Nov’08
Manager Assistant at Film and Television Equipment center Jan ‘07 - March’08
Game World (Rajasthan, India) March’06 - Dec‘07
E-Khwaabs (Rajasthan, India) Jan’03 - Dec‘07
Web Designer/Developer and Programmer
Master of Arts in Visual Effects 2007 - 2008
(Savannah College of Art & Design)
Master of Computer Science 2003 - 2006
(MCA, Government Engineering College)
Bachelor of Science in Biology 2000 – 2003
(Dungar College, India)
o Technical Direction Design
o Power PC: Assembly Language
o Zbrush (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Environment development)
o Speed Painting, Sculpting
National Level :
All India 2d Flash Animation Award 2003 (NSUIT-Delhi, India).
All India Best Cyber Picture Award (Digit-January 2006).
State Level :
Inter College Poster Competition 2006 (Agriculture University Rajasthan)
Inter College Cartooning Competition 2006 (Agriculture University Rajasthan).
*Portfolio & References provided upon request