SUMMARY OF POSITION
Gunfire Games is seeking a Visual Effects Artist for our upcoming titles. The VFX Artist will design, create and implement dynamic and dramatic in-game special effects (explosions, fire, smoke and other environmental effects, special abilities, weapon attacks, etc.) powered by Unreal 4. The ideal candidate has an understanding of the creation of stunning in-game visual effects and should exhibit creativity, technical and artistic skills. Required to be a self-starter, must be motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.
Work closely with artists, designers, programmers and audio staff to ensure that visual effects are of the high quality and enhance the overall game experience
Use 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, and Unreal to create and implement special visual effects
Utilize particle systems, shaders and mesh effects
Creating a variety of particle effects and systems, from ambient environmental effects to Character Special abilities.
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
Proficiency with Photoshop, and 3D Studio Max or Maya
Ability to iterate and implement quickly without sacrificing quality
Knowledge of game production pipeline and 3d game engines
Understanding of VFX / PostFX integration and performance impacts
Knowledge of other disciplines with 3D art, including modeling, lighting, and rendering
Actively seek feedback to improve work while also providing guidance and feedback to peers
Ability to adapt and cope with change as the production of the project demands
Must be currently eligible to work in the USA.
Apply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Gunfire Games LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran’s status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation or any other category protected by law.