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VFX Artist – Guildford, UK – New IP

Location: Guildford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23763 Posted: 3 years ago

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

Project: New IP


OPMs client is an independent studio based in Guildford, UK who are working on a new and original IP and are seeking a VFX Artist to join their growing development team.

The successful candidate will drive a stylised approach to visual effects within their game, combining the vision of a hand painted style with the benefits of real-time lights, particle systems and shaders.

They will be responsible for working with concept art, audio and animation to enhance the overall dynamic and interactive experience of the game whilst utilising their VFX skills to establish the visual interactive language for the player and the alien entity within the game.


  • Full game cycle development experience in a similar role
  • Experience with creating and implementing VFX in game
  • Solid experience of iterative design from pre-vis to in game polish
  • Good experience with appropriate tools for implementing VFX in game



  • Work with their designers to identify VFX requirements
  • Create, implement VFX based upon the vision for the game
  • Work with their audio, artists and animators to develop and refine the VFX style
  • Design and implement the visual communication language of the game
  • Create, maintain and review workflows, tools and pipelines.
  • Maintain consistency of VFX throughout the entire game
  • Analyse, troubleshoot and solve VFX related technical challenges



  • Good understanding of producing game VFX in 2D and 3D
  • Knowledge and experience with shaders
  • Ability to create strange and new interesting visual identities
  • Able to use 3D tools and integrate complex visual simulations using Unity
  • Quick to acclimatise to new technologies and technical challenges



  • Competitive salary
  • Work alongside a friendly and flexible team
  • Opportunity to participate in an innovative new game
  • Located close to Guildford station


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 422!

Tagged as: Technical Art

Tags: Technical Art Categories: Art , Creative


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