Visual Effects Artist
We are looking for an experienced, professional Visual Effects Artist contractor for our PC console title. This person will work with the art director and animation lead to define the visual benchmarking and production methodology for the creation of computer-generated FX content, as well as design and create digital effects using 3rd party and proprietary tools.
The ideal candidate has a strong understanding of the creation of stunning in-game visual effects. The candidate should exhibit creativity, technical and artistic skills, and understand the constraints and abilities of a PC console game environment.
Major Responsibilities and Duties:
Work closely with Production, Art, and Development to define creative vision and feasibility
Create real-time effects for PC, RTS games
Be able to effectively manage multiple tasks
Follow teamís workflow procedures
Strong gaming knowledge a must.
Good communication skills including verbal and written skills are required
Must display a good balance of artistic and technical skills
Must have good organizational skills
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Preference to applicants with:
Previous game VFX, Shipped-title, or Film industry experience
Experience using an in game particle editor, such as the unreal particle editor
Contract work for cash or profit share to be completed offsite for Chicago office.
Forward resume and reel to email@example.com.