VFX Artist

Thriving Indie Studio - Multimillion Copy Selling IP - Great Work/Life Balance and Benefits

Job Type
Salary on application
22 days ago

Skillsearch has an exciting opportunity for a talented and collaborative VFX Artist to join our client's inclusive and welcoming team. This full-time VFX remote role is based in Ontario and offers a favourable salary and benefits.  

As a VFX Artist at a small independent studio, you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities to execute the vision for the games we make. The ideal candidate will have a passion for developing VFX that lands on believable impressions while executing on quality and technical goals targeted by art and tech direction. 

In your first few weeks in this VFX Artist role, you can expect to: 

  • Design, create, implement, and maintain real-time VFX assets including textures, shaders, models, and particle systems 
  • Plan, estimate and prioritize time frames for the completion of day-to-day tasks and track progress using the designated tracking tools 
  • Implement and incorporate feedback from Director and Leads into work 
  • Work with the team to achieve the desired level of aesthetic quality and technical accuracy 
  • Collaborate with other artists to test the efficacy of the special effects, modifying the design/application as necessary 

To apply for this VFX Artist role, you will need 3+ years of working in games as a VFX artist or other relevant experience. You will also require the following: 

  • Technical knowledge and artistic abilities working with real-time VFX in Unreal Engine 
  • Knowledge of Physically Based Rendering and Linear workflows 
  • Understanding of 3D animation, texturing, modelling, lighting and compositing 
  • Ability to perform visual and analytical problem-solving 

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package and join a welcoming and inclusive culture. 

If this full-time remote VFX Artist job motivates and inspires you, please contact Dan from Skillsearch at de@skillsearch.com today. 

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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Daniel Everett

Game Art Consultant - North America

Dan works with Joe and his team working to find the best Game Artists in North America the job they’ve been waiting for! He’s a big gamer himself, so you can be sure you’re in good hands if Dan’s looking after you, just don’t bring up Deathtrap Dungeon as playing that game on PS1 many years ago has left him scarred for life! Get in touch with Dan for Art opportunities in North America.

Europe: +44 (0)1273 287 007

North America: +1 (437) 887 2477


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