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Senior VFX Artist (Houdini) – Berlin, Germany – MMO Games

Project: MMO Games

OPM’s client’s mission is to create deep and meaningful online experiences that bring people together.

As a Senior VFX Artist you will shape the direction of the project as a driving force in Visual Effects and push the boundaries to deliver a unique player experience.


  • Create realtime VFX using Unity and Houdini
  • Co-ordinate closely with art, design, audio, and engineering departments to deliver first class visual effects that exceed the state of the art
  • Research VFX technologies and solutions alongside the engineering department
  • Aid in setting up and maintaining the global tools and workflows related to VFX production
  • Mentor and enable other Artists in using related workflows and tools
  • Optimize VFX workflows to increase tool usability and performance


  • Strong experience in professional game development with a focus on VFX creation
  • An online portfolio that shows relevant projects and skills
  • Background with Unity, its related tools and workflows, especially real-time particle systems, post-processing effects and shaders in Unity
  • Strong knowledge of VEX and Python!
  • Good understanding of third-party tools, such as Houdini and other DCCs in regards of VFX creation
  • Able to take and apply direction and work well in a team environment
  • Able to document and optimize workflows
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • Capable of communicating effectively in English, both verbally and in writing

DESIRED SKILLS (Good to have):

  • In-depth knowledge of performance optimization within Unity
  • Great understanding how to build VFX that are grounded in reality
  • Background with optimising VFX for mobile platform is a bonus
  • Experience with fluid sims, fracturing etc. is a bonus


  • 27 days’ vacation
  • Mental health support
  • Flexible hours
  • Monthly public transport travel pass

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

Senior VFX Artist (Houdini) – Berlin, Germany – MMO Games

Full time

Published on 10/13/2021

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