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Lead VFX Artist – PC/Console Games - Central Mediterranean Region - REF 2952

Our client is a successful games studio located in the Central Mediterranean region. They are looking for a talented Lead VFX Artist to join their passionate team. This role is offered fully onsite.

What you will be doing:

  • Collaborate closely with the design and environment art team to develop effects for characters, weapons, interactions, vehicles and animals.
  • Utilise the engine’s particle editor to create VFX material.
  • Construct HLSL shaders for material and particle effects.
  • Generate pre-rendered visual effects (VFX) with external tools for best performance and appearance.
  • As a strong leader, mentor junior art and design team members.

Who you are:

  • You have previously shipped AAA games and are able to showcase a strong portfolio.
  • You have several years of expertise working as a 2D and 3D artist.
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Skilled in using real time engines.
  • Strong knowledge of matter interactions and real-world physics.
  • You are able to receive feedback and use the guidance to improve your work.


  • Experience using Unreal Engine and/or Unity, High-level shader language (HLSL).
  • You are keen on innovative gaming technologies and have an eagerness to push limits.
  • Skilled in coding.


This role offers a comprehensive benefits package and excellent relocation support.


To apply please forward your CV to quoting the reference number 2952.

Big Planet is an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

Lead VFX Artist – PC/Console Games - Central Mediterranean Region - REF 2952

United Kingdom
Full time
5 - 10 years of experience

Published on 16 May 2024

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