Sorry! This job has been filled, so can no longer accept applications.

Senior/Lead VFX Artist – Edinburgh, UK – AAA Games

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24372 Posted: 1 year ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.
Project: AAA Games

OPM’s client are looking for an experienced VFX Artist to join their talented team at a very exciting time on an ambitious and ground-breaking open-world title.

They are looking for a Senior/Lead VFX Artist to work under the guidance Art Director and the Cinematic Director, as they build systems, develop gameplay, and create the narrative of their project.


  • Extensive experience within the games industry as a VFX Artist.
  • Professional experience creating consistently gorgeous real-time effects using DCC apps and in-game FX systems.
  • Professional experience profiling VFX performance with in-engine tools including PopcornFX, Niagara etc.
  • Good knowledge and awareness of game design and narrative design.
  • Strong eye for lighting details, and the capability to use them in crafting top notch visual effects that support gameplay and cinematography.
  • Self-motivated with superb interpersonal skills, and able to work within a team.
  • Positive mindset, able to receive and offer objective feedback.


  • Development of high quality handcrafted visual effects to be used in gameplay and real-time cinematics.
  • Technical setup, implementation, and troubleshooting of VFX with the game engine.
  • Act as a participant in team art conversations, critiques, and reviews.
  • Maintain quality and consistency throughout your work to meet goals, and schedule.
  • Cooperate with Art Director, Cinematics Director, and Tech Art to establish creative and technical requirements.
  • Cooperate with lighting artists, mission scripters and cinematic artists to execute VFX in the game.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 412!

Tagged as: AAA, Senior Artist, VFX Art

Tags: AAA , Senior Artist , VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


Gary Martin

See Gary's jobs

Mental Health Awareness Month 2022 – Resources for the Games Industry

Every year, millions of people around the world observe May as Mental Health Awareness Month. During this time, people help…

Read more

OPMjobs Partners with Into Games for the IG50 Initiative

OPMjobs has partnered with Into Games to showcase 50 talented individuals looking to make a name for themselves in the…

Read more

What is the Role of a Computer Games Tester?

For anyone who has passion for gaming, a role as a Computer Games Tester could be the perfect match. It’s…

Read more

Copyright © 2022 OPMjobs Ltd. 408 Wellington House, 90-92 Butt Rd, Colchester, CO3 3DA, United Kingdom