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