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»VFX Artist

  Frankfurt, DE

Posted: January 16, 2017

Foundry 42 Frankfurt is looking for a VFX Artist capable of creating high quality visual effects for video games. You will be working on the cutting edge of video game development, working closely with our talented art, design and programming teams as you create visual effects for Science Fiction environments, vehicles and weapons.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with other artists and designers to implement Art Director’s vision.
  • Create convincing VFX through all stages of the game development process, from conception to completion.
  • Maintain a consistently high visual quality across a wide range of effects, from vast space environments to small weapons – and everything in between.
  • Optimize effects to run efficiently in-game whilst maintaining high visual quality.

Requirements

  • Thorough knowledge of the game development process.
  • Keen eye for detail and ability to break down existing effects in games and films.
  • Be highly self-motivated and show initiative.
  • Be able to rise to challenges and problem solve when required.
  • Passion to raise the bar in video game VFX.
  • Excellent understanding of: o Real-time particle systems, Offline fluid systems such as FumeFX, 2D packages such as Photoshop and After Effects.
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt, Germany.
  • International travel may be required as part of the role.

Pluses

  • Experience with Cry Engine/Lumberyard.
  • In-depth knowledge of cutting edge visual effects practises in the video game and film industries.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • A passion for video games.
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