Game FX Artist [Vietnam]

Gear Inc.
Danang, Vietnam
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

We’re looking for a passionate Game FX artist to join our team in Da Nang, Vietnam. You will work closely with the Art Director and other Lead Artists in creating cutting edge visual effects for our mobile games in Unity. We are looking for someone with a strong technical Art background who has a passion for game effects.

You’ll have the opportunity to work on UI animation and particles effect for items and character skills.

You’ll work on top-grossing games with people who are friendly, fun, and aim to be pioneers in high-quality animation in the mobile game industry.

You will work together with an international creative team to:

  • Ensure timely completion of UI, item, character effects at the desired quality bar

  • Handle the whole animation/effect pipeline, from prototyping to preparing final package in Unity

  • Work closely with artists, designers and programmers to ensure that effects are in line with game concept and the overall game experience

  • Research visual effect creation processes

  • Establish animation reference libraries

Benefits:

  • Chance to work on big game development projects

  • Chance to work closely with both experienced Vietnamese and foreign experts.

  • Attractive salary and benefits, international, fun and professional working environment

  • An open and honest culture where people are valued, treated fairly and trusted and empowered

  • Flexible working hours, we work 40 hours per week (Monday-Friday)

  • 13th salary and additional bonus every year

  • Lunch allowance and free drinks (coffee, tea, etc)

  • Health Insurance package

  • Government social, health and unemployment insurance for Vietnamese staff

  • Annual health check, annual flu vaccination

  • Paid leave (12 days/year)

  • Summer Holiday + Bonus

  • A standing desk if you like; No dress code; Company trip

  • For non-Vietnamese staff, we support for making Vietnamese work permits and resident cards.

Skills & Requirements

  • Strong understanding of Animation theories and techniques

  • Fundamental art skills and aesthetic sense

  • Very good technical skills and understanding of the content creation pipeline from design to implementation in Unity

  • Knowledge of optimization and best practices for mobile game art

  • Able to paint stylized FX textures from scratch, matching an established style

Preferable Requirement (not compulsory):

  • Experience in the mobile game industry

  • Experience creating new shaders, systems, pipelines, etc.

  • Good English oral/written communication skills

  • Skill in one or more related disciplines – illustration, modeling, animation, or technical art

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Required Application Materials:

  • Resume

  • Portfolio/demo (website, blog, online album, Dropbox, etc.) demonstrating your animation skills and aesthetic sense

If you’re interested in this position, please feel free to send us your resume and Portfolio at jobs@gearinc.com


About the Company

Gear Inc. is an American owned and operated Game Studio located in Hanoi, at the crossroads of Southeast Asia. A booming hub for innovation and a thrilling place to live and work!

We have an experienced, international team of developers working on top-grossing titles played by millions of casual and core gamers. We are growing our in-house projects and also collaborate with world-class partners like Scopely (WWE, Looney Toons, Star Trek..) on some exciting titles.

We hire exceptionally creative and talented people from all over the globe that bring experience and international standards to the table, but that’s just the start!
Commitment to our people is our real strength and the key to our success. 

Company size: +500 employees

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