Lead/Principal/Senior VFX Artist

Realistic Style - Special Effects - UE5

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We are helping a collaborative company recruit a talented and dedicated Lead/Principal/Senior VFX Artist to join their friendly and inclusive team. This full-time Senior VFX Artist role is based in the US and comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.  

As a VFX Artist, you will collaborate with the entire creative team and tech to create visual effects that support gameplay and visual direction. You will also handle all aspects of the VFX pipeline and game engine implementation. 

To apply for this Principal VFX Artist role, you will need experience in and a focus on the sci-fi or semi-realistic VFX style. You will also require the ability to provide pre-visualization concepts and animations. In addition, you should have expertise in Maya, Photoshop and After Effects, Unreal and Houdini. A demo reel is also required. 

In return for your passion, collaborative approach, and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a friendly and inclusive culture. 

If this full-time Lead/Principal/Senior VFX Artist job in the US sounds like the right career move for you, please get in touch with Forrest from Skillsearch at fh@skillsearch.com today. We'd love to hear from you! 


Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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