Visual Effects Artist

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Phoenix Labs is looking for a Visual Effects Artist to work on our flagship title, Dauntless. The successful candidate will have a deep love of creating the best stylized VFX for players.

Phoenix Labs has locations in Vancouver, BC and San Francisco, CA. Applicants must live within commuting distance to either studio. This is a full-time, permanent position.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Art Director and Visual Effects Artist to conceive, visualize, and execute on visual effects that fit within the Dauntless style

Requirements:

  • 3-5 years experience working on VFX for games.
  • Experience creating stylized, non-photorealistic assets.
  • Experience with both creating and implementing effects in context.
  • Impressive portfolio of work.
  • Must be a team player.

Preferred

  • Experience creating VFX in Unreal Engine 4
  • An understanding of UE4’s Blueprint system.
  • Familiarity with Maya, Photoshop and Substance Designer
  • Experience in 2D animation & a strong understanding of animation principles
  • Experience developing live, in-release products
  • Is passionate about the Action RPG and/or Hunting genre games.