Senior VFX Artist – AAA Games – Permanent – Netherlands

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #38800 Posted: 2 months ago


Our client, an Amsterdam-based games company is looking for a Senior VFX Artist to join a small development team.

As a Senior VFX Artist, you’ll be responsible for the visual effects of the world: composing, building and integrating them into the engine. Serving multiple disciplines that covers Art, Design and Tech, the effects built are technically sound, efficient and beautiful.



  • Build visually stunning effects in-engine in collaboration with the Art director.
  • Utilize and maintain a good working knowledge of the latest tools.
  • Help build and define new tools that benefit the team together with the Tech Artist.
  • Research and drive new graphics technologies.
  • Help push the boundaries of the engine by defining new and efficient workflows.
  • Help define workflows for world environment effects.
  • Leads a team to deliver the tasks on schedule.
  • Identify and communicate risks and issues.
  • Provide ongoing informal and structured technical feedback to colleagues to maintain high standards of quality.



  • Extensive game VFX experience in a senior role.
  • Solid understanding of Houdini and its integration into Unity.
  • Experience working on open world games preferably using procedural techniques.
  • Strong grasp of two or more domains (ie 3D Art, 2D Art, Technical Art, Lighting, Textures).
  • Up-to-date knowledge of trends in art production methodologies and tools.


Desirable skills:

  • Experience developing with Unity.
  • Basic grasp of text-based scripting (C# or equivalent language).
  • Practical experience using a variety of modern game engines and tools.
  • Keen understanding of User Generated Content.
  • Working knowledge of Atlassian software development and collaboration tools.

Tagged as: VFX Art

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Tags: VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


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