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VFX Artist – Offenburg, Germany – Multiplatform Games

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: Multiplatform Games

OPM’s client are currently seeking an experienced and talented VFX Artist to join development on their current and upcoming, world-famous IPs.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Visual effects creation using Unreal Engine 4 and in-house tools and technology (particle- and mesh-based effects)
  • Work on the textures for these effects using 3d party licensed tools: 3DS Max, Photoshop, Afterburn, FumeFX, Aftereffects
  • Modelling and texturing of meshes for the VFX assets
  • Work alongside the Technical Art Director to ensure the highest quality and the best performance for effects
  • R&D for the effect pipeline – new tricks and techniques
  • Work on further improvements and customization of our existing effects toolset

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Solid experience as VFX artist in a studio
  • Background with in-game effects creation (particles and screen effects)
  • Inquisitive mindset and creative approach to work: capable to create effects in a constrained environment (project specific performance requirements, amount of emitters and particles, etc.)
  • 3D asset creation skills using Max, Photoshop, Mudbox/zBrush
  • In-engine understanding of in-game lighting techniques and the impact they have on the VFX
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4
  • Outstanding communication skills & proven ability to work within a team

DESIRED SKILLS (Good to have):

  • Familiarity with video visual effects software particles e.g. Adobe After Effects
  • Interest in in CGI effects production
  • Solid programming skills (to be able to work on shaders or implement engine side effect calls)
  • Passion for new effect types e.g. meatball, fluid simulation, morphing effects, etc.
  • Willingness to invest into tools design and further development (sending your requests to Tools code team)
  • General CG artistic skills, such as animation, camera work, hand drawing skills

BENEFITS:

  • Flexible working hours
  • 28 days holiday
  • Competitive salary

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

VFX Artist – Offenburg, Germany – Multiplatform Games

OPM
Offenburg
Full time

Published on 09/17/2021

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