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VFX Artist

VFX Artist

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Professional Services

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £39000.00 - £41500.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Karen Brown

  • Contact email:

    karen.brown@volt.eu.com

  • Job ref:

    75849-GAMES-KAB_1578398107

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    26 weeks

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-09

  • Start date:

    asap

  • Consultant:

    #

My Client are offering a wonderful opportunity to work for their state of the art studio in Paddington.

Key Responsibilities
* Responsible for creating in-game particle effects * Ensures that Effects are setup correctly in the level * Create Effects from concept to completion for different gameplay requirements * Contribute to content creation workflow and tool development for the VFX team * Work collaboratively with the Art/Design/Engineering disciplines to support and resolve artistic challenges. * Develop a good understanding of the Art direction and create effects to support the vision. * Create Effects to realistic budgets and take ownership of the memory and performance costs of your effects.

Required Experience & Qualifications

* A professional portfolio or VFX blog
* Experienced at least one full project cycle as a VFX Artist for Current Gen Games or Film Production.
* More than 2 years Game development or Film VFX production experience
* Experience of creating real-time particle effects in game engines like Unreal or Unity.
* Good knowledge of content creation packages (Real-time VFX Engines/Houdini/Maya/After Effects/etc)
* Some knowledge of programming languages such as Python/HLSL

Desired Characteristics

* Able to work independently and in a team
* Self- motivated and passionate about the end result.
* Able to take constructive feedback to improve work
. * Good eye for quality control and detail.
* Proactive and organised. * Able to respond quickly and efficiently to difficult creative changes.
* Experienced in dealing with the idiosyncrasies of team project work.
* Good documentation and communication skills.
* A Passion for games and to create something special!