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VFX Artist

Division: id Software | Department: Art | Location: Richardson , TX, US

id Software, part of the ZeniMax Media Inc. family of companies, is seeking a talented VFX Artist to join our team in making AAA games.


  • Develop, implement, and optimize video game VFX

  • Work alongside animators and designers to integrate VFX into gameplay mechanics

  • Set dressing of environments and cinematics with VFX


  • 2+ years of game industry experience

  • Submit a portfolio that demonstrates special effects within a released game or game engine

  • Experience in 3D art, animation, HLSL, and various scripting languages required to support VFX creation

  • Proficient with 3ds Max, Maya, and/or similar software

  • Understanding of rendering techniques, shaders, physics, lighting, etc.

  • Self-motivated with good time management skills

  • Flexibility and the willingness to quickly shift gears

  • Ability to handle a variety of tasks in an efficient manner and within deadlines

  • Ability to adhere to a cohesive aesthetic as set forth by the Art Director

How to Apply

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