Intrepid Studios is looking for a Senior FX Artist to join our team of talented developers! If you are a self-driven and passionate developer, looking for a highly collaborative and creative environment, then this position is for you! At Intrepid Studios, we are searching for people who are passionate and driven to excel and have a desire to invest their time and effort in the success of multiple projects set in the Ashes of Creation universe.
- Work with the Creative Director, Art Team, and Design Team, on creation and implementation of VFX for character abilities, spells, combat visuals and environmental FX.
- Keep cohesion with the style of the game, to provide an immersive experience for the players
- Keep up to date with the latest techniques and practices of VFX
- Experience using Maya, Unreal 4 or equivalent programs/engines
- Strong Adobe Photoshop skills (specifically for texture creation)
- Strong ability to communicate in game actions using VFX
- Knowledge of Linear Workflows
- Experience with Unreal Engine 4
- Working knowledge of node based shaders
- Knowledge of Physically Based Rendering
- Strong working knowledge of particle driven effects and shader systems
- Experience with flip books.
- Highly motivated.
- Ability to deliver assets on time and within guidelines
- Strong team player
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience in VFX.
- 4 or more years of experience in game development creating VFX
- Shipped at least one AAA product as a VFX Artist
Additional Considerations (Pluses):
- A love for MMOs
- Familiar with Perforce