Visual FX Artist (f/m)

Games Jobs - Art / Animation - Berlin

Job Title Visual FX Artist (f/m)
Job Category VFX / Lighting Artist
Job Description YAGER is seeking a talented and experienced FX Artist for our current AAA F2P project - Dreadnought.
Join us in shaping the direction of the project as a driving force and push the boundaries to deliver a unique player experience. We’re looking for people who love the idea of working closely together in interdisciplinary teams within a flat hierarchy and a fast-paced and professional environment. 

Responsibilities:
  • Create real-time special effects for a Next Gen action game
  • Coordinate closely with art, design, audio and engineering departments to deliver first class visual effects that exceed the state of the art
  • Research effects technologies and solutions in close collaboration with the engineering department
  • Help to set up and maintain the global tools and workflows related to special effects production

 
Qualifications:
  • 3+ years production experience in visual effects, post-production and production
  • Expert-level skills for real-time particle systems, post processing effects and shaders in game engines
  • Solid understanding of rigid body collision, soft body, cloth, hair, etc. simulations
  • Solid understanding of game engines (ideally Unreal Engine 4), tools, pipelines and development processes
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks, meet deadlines and excel under high pressure production conditions
  • Good communication skills across multiple disciplines; ability to work autonomously, yet collaborate productively in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbal and written
  • Passionate about videogames

 
Employment details:
  • Full-time and on-site
  • Status: employment
  • Start: as soon as possible


Interested? If this sounds like you, and you love to work in interdisciplinary teams with a flat hierarchy, please send us your application using this link:
http://www.yager.de/career/index.html?yid=66&agid=27
Salary negotiable
Location Berlin Kreuzberg, Berlin
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 06/08/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of YAGER Development using their internal reference .
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