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Senior / Principal VFX Artist – Barcelona, Spain – Mobile Games

Location: Barcelona, Spain Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24738 Posted: 8 months ago

Project: Mobile Games

OPM’s client is seeking a motivated and talented Senior VFX Artist with a strong passion the gaming industry.

The successful candidate will be a passionate, results-oriented, team player with the objective of delivering high quality products.


  • Translate a visual reference into VFX art with an implementation
  • Produce assets in line with the project's artistic and technical direction; deliver outstanding quality VFX
  • Produce great particle effects, complex mobile shader effects and optimized textures
  • Integrate UI, Environment, and Character, VFX assets in the game engine
  • Work closely with technical artists and engineers to implement and trigger your assets accordingly
  • Profile and streamline VFX assets for the mobile platform
  • Review creative and technical processes to identify opportunities for overall efficiency
  • Solve challenging technical issues in the VFX asset pipeline
  • Work closely with engineers and testers to diagnose and resolve in-game problems
  • Inspire and empower the VFX team to optimize their assets and processes



  • Extensive experience as a VFX Artist in the games industry
  • Solid experience working on mobile games for Android and/or iOS
  • Solid experience developing VFX in Unity
  • Familiarity with shader development in game engines
  • Capability to work with and create technical documentation
  • Expertise with Photoshop and VFX mesh creation in Autodesk Maya or other DCC
  • Great artistic skills (proportion, colour, composition)
  • Capability to think creatively to overcome technical challenges
  • Attention to detail, meticulous and organised working habits


  • Understanding of Adobe After Effects
  • Experience creating assets (high/low-poly modelling, unwrapping, baking, texturing)
  • Professional experience with diverse game editors and engines
  • Basic drawing skills for sketching movements, flows and designs

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

Tagged as: Mobile, Spanish, VFX Art

Tags: Mobile , Spanish , VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


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