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VFX Artist

Division: MachineGames | Department: Art | Location: Uppsala , SE

MachineGames is seeking a talented Visual Effects Artist to join our team. As an Effect Artist you will work closely with our Art Director to ensure aesthetics quality is kept at the highest-level throughout all the art assets produced and throughout the product

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Collaborate with Art Director on the visual style of all effects in the game, through verbal and written communication, concepts or reference images/videos
  • Identify need for effects in collaboration with environment artists and gameplay designers in the different production units
  • Create atmospheric effects like fog, smoke in collaboration with Environment Artists
  • Create effects required for gameplay like impact decals, explosions, muzzle flashes and other related weapon effects in collaboration with Gameplay Designers and Programmers.
  • Create certain light and camera/lens effects like lens flares, vignettes and god rays
  • Create certain special environment effects such as under water effects and zero-g particles.
  • Use the existing tools to create the different visual effects required for the game. And to explore through R&D the technology improvements that could be done to further develop pipelines and tools for development of effects and to communicate this to programmers within the Advanced Gameplay & Effects team

 

 

Requirements

 

  • 2-3 years of professional or related experience
  • At least one shipped title
  • Keen artistic eye and exceptional attention to detail
  • Good understanding of and appreciation for milestones, schedules, deadlines and efficient game development processes
  • Very strong work ethic, able to take direction, collaborate, and be a team player
  • Critical thinking
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Passion for making great games

 

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