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Senior VFX Artist – Netherlands – Permanent – AAA VR Games

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #2000 Posted: 2 years ago

VR Games

Note: Unfortunately, a VISA cannot be sponsored                    


Our client recently started pre-production on a unique and ambitious AAA VR title. Realistic combat action and creatures are at the core of this project, and they see it as an opportunity to raise the quality of the VFX’s in the studio.


As a Senior VFX Artist you create amazing real-time visual effects, using both existing and innovative techniques. Your VFX expertise covers shader effects and animations, particle systems, precomputed simulations, prerendered texture sequences (flipbooks), post FX etc.



  • Create high quality VFX in a range of techniques and styles;
  • Research and implement new, innovative VFX techniques;
  • Monitoring VFX impact on performance and adjusting accordingly.



  • Strong artistic insight and feeling for timing and animation
  • Possess proven technical ability; from content creation to getting it to run in game
  • Deep knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 shaders, blueprint, particle systems, etc.
  • Good understanding of performance implications and optimisations
  • Established modeling and texturing ability
  • Strong knowledge of pixel and vertex shaders
  • Working experience of Houdini



  • Substance Painter & Designer experience
  • Knowledge of MEL/Python
  • Understanding of CGFX and/or HLSL shader languages



  • Competitive salary

· Flexible working hours

· 26 days holiday with an option to buy more!

· 30% Income tax ruling for eligible expats

· Free pension plan

· Group activities

  • Relocation package including VISA assistance


Tagged as: VFX Art

Tags: VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


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