Junior VFX Artist | Sumo Digital | Sheffield | £20-25k

As the headline partner of Grads in Games, Sumo Digital are dedicated to hiring the very best junior talent in the games industry. Working on games for the world’s biggest publishers such as Microsoft, Sony, Apple & Sega, now is an incredibly exciting time to join this award-winning studio. Currently, they are looking to grow their VFX team further.

The Role

Collaborating with the design and gameplay teams you will create visual effects that support the gameplay requirements, using your command over aesthetics and physics you will create real-time VFX. You will have the opportunity to work on a large variety of titles and through all aspects of the VFX pipeline including creating content from concepts to a final polished in-engine result.

Who are you?

The right person for this role will have demonstrable experience of creating real time VFX. We will want to see examples of this in your showreel.

Experience of working in a game engine such as UE4 or Unity is a must as is strong knowledge of both Photoshop and After Effects.

We would also love to see any kind of experience with fluid dynamics simulation software (Houdini, FumeFX etc.) for fire, smoke and fluids.

What now?

For any budding VFX artists this may prove to be the step in to the industry you are looking for! To discuss further details apply for this role with your CV and showreel, or you can send it in to careers@gradsingames.com