Junior VFX Artist

Working for d3t– Runcorn, UK

Due to continued success, d3t’s studio is continuing to grow there is an opening for a Junior VFX Artist to join the expanding Art Team based in Runcorn, Cheshire. d3t are at the cutting edge of technology and creativity, delivering co-development video game services to global AAA clients.

Your role and responsibilities will include…

  • Following Art direction or concepts to produce beautiful visual effects in varying art styles
  • Creating high quality visual effects, from prototype through to implementation in game, including bug fixing and polishing, and assisting with concepting new ideas and exploring new techniques
  • Establishing clean and efficient systems, with an awareness of what is required for optimal performance

The skills and experience you’ll need…

  • A degree in a Game Art-related discipline, with a minimum of 2.1 grade
  • Excellent artistic ability exhibited through a portfolio/showreel, demonstrating a range of 2D and 3D real time game VFX
  • Proficiency in Maya/Max, Photoshop, Substance and After Effects
  • An understanding of timing, weight, physical behaviour and motion physics
  • A comprehension of current visual effects trends and technologies and a passion for innovation
  • Familiarity with various tools and game engines currently used in game development
  • Good communication and organisation skills and happy working as part of a multidisciplinary art team
  • A practical and methodical approach to both technical and creative problem-solving and an ability to take art direction effectively
  • Demonstrate dependability and commitment to projects and tasks, and a hunger to learn and improve as a VFX artist

d3T are passionate about what they do and offer an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment who have been awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ multiple times by gamesindustry.biz.