Visual Effects Artist
Camouflaj, the award-winning team behind RÉPUBLIQUE and IRON MAN VR is looking for a Visual Effects Artist to join us on our next exciting AAA project.
The ideal candidate will be technically versatile and highly creative, using previous experience to build visually-stunning effects. As the primary driver of workflows that propel the studio forward with cutting edge effects, you should be able to shift between a technical and artistic mindset, knowing how to build new content and re-use existing for maximum efficiency. Strong communication skills are essential, as you will be the conduit between the engineering, design, and art teams.
SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL
- Work proactively to make sure visual effect aesthetics and deadlines are upheld
- Implement optimization techniques so effects run within budget
- Work well with other VFX artists bringing out the best in their teammates
- Be on top of the latest industry trends and techniques
- Exhibit stellar vision in guiding the look of all effects in the title
- Be self-motivated and have a great team attitude
- Have exceptional time-management skills and a proactive mindset
YOU WILL NEED
- To manage, create, and optimize VFX assets within budget and deadline
- Experience improving on existing particle, and material systems
YOU WILL STAND OUT IF YOU HAVE
- Experience with Houdini, Fume, Embergen, Cinema 4d, or Realflow
- Experience with Blender, Maya, and 3ds Max
- Experience in VR development
- 2-3 years of AAA effects work or equivalent industry experience
- Experience with Unity, Unreal or other app-creation platforms
- Knowledge and experience in an Agile development environment
Camouflaj is home to over sixty talented developers who collectively pursue the goal of creating high quality, meaningful games. Minimal on corporate structure and high on personal accountability, Camouflaj is seeking new colleagues who thrive working in an open, honest, and respectful environment.
Although we prefer teammates to live close to our Bellevue, WA office, given the state of the world, we are open to fully remote work.
If you are intrigued by the position and match the above qualifications, please send your resume, cover letter, examples of your shipped work, and any supporting materials to [email protected] Thanks and good luck!
Camouflaj is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. Camouflaj is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.