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Senior/Lead VFX Artist 12 Month Temp to Perm Contract – South – Games

Location: Oxford, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 6 years ago

Rebellion Developments


As the Senior/ Lead VFX Artist will lead and guide other VFX artists within the studio, demonstrating strong aesthetic flair and vision, and working closely with multiple project development teams to ensure technical compliance needs and project deadlines are met.

As the ideal candidate you will need to have an extensive background in the games industry and would prefer experience of a full production cycle, from beginning to end, on at least 1 published game.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure special effects across all Rebellion game projects meet technical compliance and schedule needs
  • Working with other members of the VFX and Art teams to ensure that tasks are completed to their best possible standard by structuring time, tasks and giving constructive feedback
  • Create, design and implement real-time particle effects using both static and animating 2D/3D elements, working to a functional and aesthetic brief, within technical constraints
  • Collaborate productively within a multi-disciplined team environment, being responsive to deadlines and working well under pressure, multi-tasking to meet various production objectives for multiple projects in a fast-paced development environment
  • Suggest and promote improvements to our VFX systems and pipeline

Skills to include:

  • Excellent artistic ability and direction, with strong and responsible leadership
  • Expert Adobe Photoshop ability with fluent knowledge of 3d Studio Max and/or Maya
  • Strong understanding for particle systems and post processing effects, with excellent understanding and implementation skills of in-game special effects
  • 3D modelling and 2D particle texture creation skills
  • Understanding of lighting and HDR an advantage, as well as any traditional art skills
  • Excellent initiative, self-motivation, communication, organisational and problem solving skills

If you have the skills and relevant experience for this then send your cv to today!

Claire Ramshaw | Senior Art Consultant
OPM Response Ltd | Ground Floor, Anderson House, 228 Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, CO6 1HD | Direct Line: +44 (0) 1206 214413 | Email: | Skype: claire.ramshaw.opm |

The salary bracket is approximate and is no guarantee of the income on offer.  Salary and benefits will be discussed with candidates at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

Tagged as: VFX Art

Tags: VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


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