big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Senior FX Artist – UK South


Our client is an independently owned AAA developer. With #1titles, and a host of awards for their cross-platform multiplayer games, aswell for the studio itself.  At thebeginning of an exciting new arc to their creativity. Right now they need an FXArtist with several titles worth of experience under their belt, with bothtechnical skill and artistic talent.


With the VFX team drive the creation of gameplay andenvironmental effects

Collaborate interdepartmentally: with Art team to accentuatevisual fidelity; with Design team to improve gameplay choices; with Programmingto maintain our performance requirements


Worked the complete cycle of at least 2 released titles asSenior

Understanding game development workflows, processes andtools

Confident utilising Max/Maya, Photoshop, and Unreal editor

Experienced authoring real-time VFX, knowing the technicalconstraints of console and PC technology

Strong understanding of the fundamentals of VFX, timing,composition, colour and how to use VFX to provide gameplay feedback

Knowledge in rigid body and fluid simulation

We Offer

Permanentsenior position in a vibrant studio close to the capital

Health andleisure benefits


Flexible workschedule

Please forward CV’sin .doc or .docx format and portfolio/showreel links to Adan Hill, RecruitmentConsultant - (ref #310)

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For a client consultation, please email your requirements to and we will be in touch to help you fill your vacancies.