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

Location: Barcelona, Spain Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24738 Posted: 3 weeks ago

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!

Tagged as: Mobile, Spanish, VFX Art

Max. file size: 10 MB.

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


Gary Martin

See Gary's jobs

What is a Unity Developer and What Skills are Required?

A Unity Developer brings their software expertise to tasks involving the Unity engine. The Unity engine is a run-time environment…

Read more

The UK’s Points-based immigration system: What you need to know

Now that the United Kingdom has left the European Union, it’s important to know what this means for UK companies…

Read more

Game Recruitment Update

The field of game recruitment is growing day by day as new potential candidates enter the market. From a niche…

Read more

Copyright © 2021 OPM Response Ltd. Tollgate Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO3 8AB, United Kingdom