Vacancies in Art & Animation

Junior-Principal VFX Artist AAA Games Yorkshire UK Ref 1806


We are working with a fantastic, successful AAA game studio based in Yorkshire, UK who is looking for VFX Artists of all levels to join their team. This is a great opportunity for a passionate VFX Artist, ranging from Junior to Principal level, to join a ground-breaking studio during their exciting period of growth. You will be responsible for defining their VFX pipeline and processes and working on a great range of game genres.

What will you be doing?

  • Creating stunning, optimised real-time VFX across multiple titles
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of designers and coders to meet gameplay requirements
  • Ensuring your VFX is optimised to both test and budget
  • Participating in the creation of new techniques and workflows to improve performance and visual effect quality
  • Building prototypes
  • Technical documentation
  • Content creation from concept to final result

Who you are

  • Previous experience working with real-time VFX in the video games industry
  • Knowledge of real-time VFX principles and authoring tools
  • Skilled in texture painting, colour theory and animation
  • Able to create 3D assets using 3D packages
  • Photoshop and After Effects
  • Appreciation of necessary platform considerations

A bonus...

  • 1+ released AAA title under your belt
  • Experience with game engines e.g. UE4, Unity, PopcornFX...
  • Fluid dynamics simulation software e.g. Houdini, FumeFX...

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a leading game studio. This studio offers holiday and flexi-time benefits, a relaxed a positive team environment, social staff events and an excellent remuneration package.


Please e-mail your CV as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1806.

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