Red Storm Entertainment is looking for a versatile VFX artist who is ready to take our new AAA game to the next level! If you enjoy creating and editing FXs, have both a strong creative and technical background this may be a great opportunity for you! At RSE the VFX Artists are challenged to conceptualize, present, and execute creative solutions, while actively participating in technical and artistic problem solving to ensure optimal performance and look in game engines and cinematics.

Responsibilities

  • Create AAA quality in-game VFX that follow the artistic direction of the game and work well within the engine/platform constraints
  • Become familiar with game mechanics and design and identify special effects opportunities
  • Collaborate with our development partner studios across the world in the development of asset pipelines and tools
  • Create simulations/animations to be used for gameplay elements
  • Create textures for particles effects and related decals
  • Place level/character-specific effects
  • Proactively produce work in an efficient and timely manner, adhering to an agreed-upon schedule.
  • Contribute to the success of the team, and the studio, through your personal contribution to the products.
  • Provide team/company support – Each team member is expected to provide feedback on ideas, features, game-play, and process.

Qualifications

  • 3 years’ experience creating VFX for shipped AAA games or films
  • Experience in conception and realization of VFX
  • Proficient in a texturing package such as Photoshop or Substance Designer
  • Solid understanding of a 3D modeling and animation program
  • Experience with node based game engines preferred
  • Experience with PBR based lighting and shaders
  • An eye for detail while maintaining efficient techniques
  • Passion for pushing the state of the art in asset fidelity and production techniques by being highly self motivated and unafraid to take initiative.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to interact with team members of different disciplines.  Candidate shoul have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Candidates for this position are asked to provide samples at the time of application. Web portfolio format is preferred. Any resumes submitted without a portfolio or web link will not be considered.
  • Houdini experience preferred

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.