VFX Artist

Our awesome Halo Wars team is looking for an exceptionally skilled, highly motivated VFX Artist with a proven track record of VFX in AAA titles.

Reporting to the lead VFX artist, the candidate should be able to follow style guides, and create and implement VFX and lighting elements with a proprietary particle systems and tools.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate excellent creative and technical ability. They will be an accomplished artist with a passion for VFX and lighting, possessing the ability to produce visually stunning, high quality VFX.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • create and implement world class VFX and lighting;
  • work constructively as part of a team;
  • work with other disciplines to construct and maintain efficient pipelines; and
  • communicate clearly, in all directions.

 

Essential Skills:

  • Strong visual awareness and artistic ability
  • Experience of working in a professional creative environment
  • Expert knowledge of particle system and lighting terminology and application
  • Expert knowledge of proprietary and off the shelf particle editors
  • Expert knowledge Photoshop and After Effects
  • Willingness to engage with and master proprietary tools and systems
  • Love of games

 

Desirable Skills:

  • Developed understanding of contemporary shader features and creation workflow
  • Strong understanding of game lighting techniques and practical implementation

 

Note: Applications for this role must include a portfolio/showreel (or link to a portfolio/showreel). Applications that do not have this information will not be considered.