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Senior VFX Artist – North West UK – Virtual Reality Games

Location: Manchester, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Sony North West

This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join an ambitious new studio to create original games exclusively for a new VR platform. Based in the North West of England, the studio aim to build a small but highly experienced team who want to build great games to showcase this exciting new immersive technology.

We are looking for a Senior VFX Artist with a broad range of console experience and will be excited by the challenge of creating a visually impressive game within the constraints of VR.


  • Experience as a VFX Artist in a gaming environment
  • Up to date experience in modern VFX techniques & technology
  • Skilled in industry standard VFX packages
  • Experience using Unreal Engine would be an advantage.
  • You have experience using node based logic graphs, such as Unreal Kismet or Blueprint
  • You have experience using Photoshop, Maya, After Effects and Houdini.
  • You have knowledge of using scripts for effects, such as MEL or Python


  • Creating visual effects based on real world phenomena, such as fire, smoke, destruction, etc.
  • You will need to balance effects requirements between visuals, game play readability, performance and technical restrictions.

Tagged as: VFX Art

Tags: VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


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