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Senior VFX Artist – AAA Games – Permanent – Netherlands

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 months ago


Our client, an Amsterdam-based, highly successful games company is looking for a Senior VFX Artist to join their 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 cover Art, Design and Tech, and ensuring 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.

If you’re interested in this fantastic opportunity, just apply here with an English copy of your CV, and I’ll be in touch!

Tagged as: VFX Art

Tags: VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


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