Visual Effects Artist (VFX)

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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.

Applicants must live within commuting distance to Phoenix Labs’ Vancouver studio. This is a full-time, permanent position. It is unsuitable for remote employees.

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 VFX in Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience creating stylized, non-photorealistic assets.
  • Experience with both creating and implementing effects in context.
  • Must be a team player.

Preferred

  • 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.