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Principal VFX Artist- VR project- Amsterdam

"To apply: Ref - 5212400. One of the worlds largest VR developers is looking for a Pricipal VFX Artist to join their Amsterdam team working on their most ambitious project to date!

 

As the studio kicks of development of its most ambitious project to date, a true multi-platform high-end VR action shooter based on a global franchise, we are looking to recruit a seasoned VFX Artist who can 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. You are a one-person VFX army, able to do all the above while considering the performance limitations of mobile VR hardware.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

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

 

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

 

8+ year's of experience as VFX Artist

Strong artistic insight and feeling for timing and animation

Familiar with Unreal Engine's Niagara Systems

Possess proven technical ability; from content creation to getting it to run in game

Extensive knowledge of Unreal Engine e.g. shaders, blueprint, particle systems

Good understanding of performance implications and optimizations

Established modeling and texturing ability

Strong knowledge of pixel and vertex shaders

Extensive knowledge of special effects software (e.g. FumeFX, RealFlow, Embergen, Houdini)

 

BONUS SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Substance Painter & Designer experience

Knowledge of MEL/Python

Understanding of CGFX and/or HLSL shader languages

 

ABOUT YOU:

 

You have a passion for creating real-time rendered visual effects and are constantly looking to improve existing techniques

You have an interest in both technical systems and aesthetics, and how they influence each other

Your background is in games or related fields, with multiple years of experience

To apply please send CV to Ayesha@ or phone 020 7580 6018 for a confidential chat (ideally over your cv / resume). We value close, personal relationships with our candidates and applications by this method tend to be more successful.

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Principal VFX Artist- VR project- Amsterdam

Netherlands
Full time

Published on 10/24/2022

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