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

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24372 Posted: 9 months 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


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