Stylized VFX Artist

Airship Syndicate
Austin, TX, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Creation of stylized, hand-crafted visual effects for characters, action combat and supernatural environments

  • Implementation of all work using Unity and related tools

  • Troubleshooting work and optimization of effects for performance on multiple platforms (PC and consoles)

  • Collaboration with art leads to collect feedback and iterate on work

  • Self-regulation of time and resources to keep pace with project needs

Skills & Requirements

Requirements

  • 3+ years of commercial game development experience

  • At least one notable shipped title, demonstrating the ability to take a project to completion

  • Proficiency with all tools necessary to create stylized, hand-painted VFX assets

  • Knowledge of modern 3D game engines and the tools required to implement VFX in-game, including the creation and use of shaders and/or scripting

  • A demo reel that shows significant relevant work

Pluses

  • Experience building VFX in Unity

  • Titles shipped on consoles

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

To apply, send us an e-mail: careers@airshipsyndicate.com!

Please note, due to a high volume of applicants we cannot reply to each individually. Only those in consideration for a position will receive a reply. Thank you!

About the Company

Located in thriving Austin, Texas, Airship Syndicate was founded by four industry vets formerly of Vigil Games - the house that Darksiders built. Led by visionary comic artist Joe Madureira, we work with a focused group of talented contributors located both in our studio and around the world. Our first project, Battle Chasers: Nightwar, recently shipped on PC, Switch, Xbox One and PS4.

Our goal is simple: build a lean, fun game studio that creates top quality games for PC and console.