Senior VFX Artist (Dirty Bomb)

Splash Damage
Bromley, London, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

The Role

We are looking for a talented VFX artist to help us build world class effects for Dirty Bomb. Our ideal candidate should exhibit both technical skill and artistic talent and have a passion for creative problem solving, as we want Dirty Bomb to look awesome on a variety of system specs. The role requires close collaboration with all other disciplines and therefore needs to have strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Responsibilities at a Glance

  • Drive the creation of game-play and environmental effects
  • Effectively communicate and motivate the team, providing feedback and mentorship
  • Collaborate with Art team to accentuate visual fidelity, Designers to improve game-play choices and Programming to maintain our performance requirements

Skills & Requirements

Required Skills and Experience

  • Must have worked on at least two published titles as a VFX artist
  • Needs to be proficient in Max/Maya, Photoshop, and Unreal editor (or similar)
  • Must have experience authoring real-time VFX and have a good understanding of the technical constraints imposed by console and PC technology
  • Strong understanding the fundamentals of VFX including timing, composition, colour and how to use VFX to provide gameplay feedback
  • Exceptional ability in optimizing VFX to run at the speed and fidelity needed by e-sport multiplayer shooter games while looking great

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Strong knowledge of game development workflows, processes and tools
  • Knowledge in rigid body and fluid simulation
  • Passion for problem solving and pushing boundaries 

How to Apply

Please apply on our careers page :

We review every application which is sent to us and due to the amount we receive this can often cause a delay in our feedback response. Please provide your CV, Portfolio ( if necessary ) and a Cover Letter. As we receive hundreds of applications for our live roles try to make your application stand out from the rest, show us something fun and unique which really displays your character and assets !

About the Company

Splash Damage is famous for crafting blockbuster multiplayer experiences from our studio in Greater London. Our recent projects include multiplayer shooter Dirty Bomb and Gears of War 4.

We're currently expanding for exciting new projects on PC and console, and are looking for talented superstars to help build them.

We look after our staff with a comprehensive package of perks and benefits and have been awarded The Sunday Times’s Best Companies accreditation three years running. Come join us!