Lead VFX Artist

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We are seeking an experienced, passionate and extremely talented VFX Artist to join our Halo Wars Team.

A good communicator and organiser, they should lead a team by example producing high quality and performant visuals.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and develop the VFX team
  • Work with other project disciplines to construct and maintain an efficient pipeline
  • Effectively plan and schedule work with Production
  • Liaise closely with the Art Director and the wider team, communicating clearly in all directions
  • Ensure a consistent high quality across the teams work
  • Form and encourage an ethos of teamwork and respect

Knowledge, Skill and Experience

  • Strong visual awareness and artistic ability
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience of leading and developing people
  • Ability to create, implement and direct world class VFX and lighting
  • 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
  • Developed understanding of contemporary shader features and creation workflow
  • Developed understanding of game lighting techniques and practical implementation
  • Strong awareness of industry technology trends