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VFX Artist – Oxford – AAA Games – Permanent

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23796 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: AAA Games


OPMs client is currently looking for VFX Artists, passionate, self-driven and talented, with a genuine interest in playing games to join a well-established studio based in the Oxford.


  • A strong portfolio demonstrating outstanding visual and technical ability in games
  • Experience of a full console/PC production cycle
  • Expert Adobe Photoshop skills
  • Experience creating own effect textures
  • Strong understanding for particle systems and post processing effects.
  • Excellent knowledge and implementation skills of in-game special effects
  • Strong 3D modelling skills using Max, Maya or ZBrush
  • Ability to create material in Substance Designer and Substance Painter
  • 2D particle texture creation skills


  • Create, design and implement real-time particle effects using both static and animating 2D/3D elements
  • Work to a functional and aesthetic brief, within the technical constraints
  • Be responsive to deadlines and work well under pressure
  • Collaborate productively within a multi-disciplined team environment
  • Work effectively with minimal levels of guidance, prioritising and scheduling your own work


  • Good understanding of lighting and HDR
  • Experience of profiling VFX performance with in-engine tools
  • Ability to use Houdini’s pyroFX to create realistic fire, smoke and explosion sprite particles.


  • 25 days paid annual leave plus all bank holidays
  • Flexible working times
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Up to £1k interest free personal loans
  • Annual company events


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 412!

Tagged as: VFX Art

Tags: VFX Art Categories: Art , Creative


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