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Senior VFX Artist – Middlesbrough, UK – PC/Console Games

Project: PC/Console Games

OPM’s client are an UK based studio who are create a diverse range of games across multiple platforms.

They are currently seeking a Senior VFX Artist with an exceptional ability to create out of the box, dazzling visual effects that fully immerse the players’ experience.


  • Create high quality visual effects and particle systems for a variety of gameplay and cinematic scenarios
  • Consult widely to gather VFX requirements, working closely with other discipline leads and production across the project and communicating clearly in all directions to construct and maintain an efficient pipeline
  • Work alongside game programmers to facilitate the implementation of VFX in game
  • Help with advanced material creation, post process effects and lighting as needed
  • Work closely with the Art and Design teams to ensure the highest quality assets are delivered
  • Communicate effectively, present ideas confidently and champion the VFX strategy across the team
  • Excellent organisation, time management and prioritisation skills are key to this role


  • Strong experience as a VFX artist in the game industry
  • Adept in creating compelling visual effects in any VFX creation software
  • Able to author original textures and assets for use in visual effects design
  • Familiarity creating 3D assets and materials in Maya or another 3D package as needed to support effects
  • Experience with lighting in game, material creation, and post effects
  • Background with current generation game engines like Unreal, Radiant or Unity
  • Outstanding time management skills and the ability to handle large workloads efficiently


  • Flexible working hours
  • Private health care for you and your family
  • Christmas bonus
  • Personal development plan

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

Senior VFX Artist – Middlesbrough, UK – PC/Console Games

Middlesbrough, UK
Full time

Published on 07/28/2021

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