VFX Artist

AAA Studio working on High Profile RPG Games - Great Culture and Community - Unreal 5 Engine

Job Type
Salary on application
6 days ago

Our client is looking for a talented and self-motivated VFX Artist to join the team making the next world-class RPG. The role comes with a generous salary and benefits. This position requires the ability to work onsite or in a hybrid capacity at the company's office in Irvine, CA.

As a VFX Artist, you will conceptualize, present, and execute ideas within a schedule, while participating in technical and artistic problem-solving.

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

  • Create all aspects of in-game VFX including character, weapon, environment, and destructive events
  • Work closely with art leads to ensure the visual targets are met and stylistically consistent
  • Communicate with artists, designers, and programmers to work through artistic and technical endeavors
  • Evaluate and initiate processes and features needed to improve and streamline production.

To apply for this VFX Artist role, you will need experience with real-time particle editing in Unreal Niagara and fluent knowledge in a 3D content creation package (Maya, 3ds Max, etc.) and a mastery of Photoshop or a comparable program. You will also require the following:

  • Dynamic VFX Materials creation experience on Unreal 4, Unreal 5
  • Knowledge of blueprint creation in Unreal 4 and Unreal 4 plus animation experience
  • Environment art experience and knowledge of texture creation through Substance 3D Designer
  • Experience with effects in Houdini.

You'll receive an excellent salary and benefits package for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility.

If you like the sound of this role and think you could be a good fit, we’d love to hear from you! Get in touch with Dan today on de@skillsearch.com or apply through the form below now.

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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.

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