Lead VFX Artist (Hybrid/Remote) – Guildford, UK – AAA Games

Location: Guildford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26367 Posted: 4 weeks ago

OPMs client is a well-established UK developer based in Guildford, who are seeking a Lead VFX Artist to work on their latest studio title for the next gen.

The successful candidate will be experienced working on published console titles with a strong understanding of commercial industry tools. They will join a dynamic team and work across multiple disciplines, with the focus on pushing the boundaries for quality and efficiency to create a genuine AAA experience.

You will be a key player in the art team, delivering dynamic visuals at the highest AAA standards. We’ll look to you to raise the bar on real-time effects and support us in our artistic vision for our unannounced project.


  • A proven career in a VFX role
  • Gone through multiple game cycles during a role in the VFX discipline, with AAA experience
  • An impressive portfolio of professional (and personal) work to be able to share
  • Be able to demonstrate building, motivating and developing other VFX artists


  • Be an expert who is passionate about their craft; skilled in gameplay and the cinematic, and has the portfolio to prove it.
  • Be familiar with art creation pipelines, asset exporting, process automation and procedural creation.
  • Be comfortable with providing feedback and support to other team members on the project
  • Be able to demonstrate your technical knowledge of Houdini, Photoshop, Substance or any other leading VFX software you may have used.
  • Have worked with UE4 or similar.
  • Be able to demonstrate your technical knowledge of 3DS Max/Maya, Photoshop and/or Substance.


  • International AAA game projects;
  • Access to cutting-edge hardware;
  • Employee Assistance Programme (mental health, financial and wellbeing advice)
  • Flexible/hybrid working

And many more!

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214415

Tagged as: Unreal Engine, VFX Art

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Tags: Unreal Engine , VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


Darren Matthews

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