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VFX Artist - Unity

Eugene, OR
Job ID #69206

Our hot Game Studio Client is looking for a VFX Artist to work closely with the Art Lead to support various projects on their VFX art needs within style ranges from cartoony to realistic in an efficient way for each platform

The ideal candidate should be able to create stunning visual effects that support any given project in a timely manner. Investigate and test optimal approaches for each platform that hit the highest quality within the given rule sets and understand what the Art Lead requires for the project then research, develop and implement it in engine.

Experience working as a VFX Artist in the past is a must have.

Primary Job Functions:

  • At least 1-2 years experience in a similar role
  • Understanding of particle effects in engines as well as Maya and/or Max
  • Unity experience is a must; Unreal familiarity a benefit
  • Ability to create 3D and 2D elements both in 3D software and 2D software
  • Understanding of "artistic concepts" to work off of
  • Ability to assess big suggestions and come up with creative compromise solutions
  • A readiness to explore multiple solutions to multiple problems simultaneously, and a willingness to - occasionally - have work discarded
  • Strong understanding of motion and physics
  • Works closely with technical art to develop new or improved upon techniques to improve visual quality
  • Ability to keep a clear and consistent schedule
  • Strong communication ability
  • Gives strong estimates for project planning
  • Works with other departments as needed
  • Understanding of bug fixing and investigation

Apply now to talk to a recruiter and learn more!

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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