TITLE: Sr. VFX Artist
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in Animation, Design, Economics, or related field or foreign equivalency.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Any suitable combination of education, training, &/or experience is acceptable.
JOB DUTIES: Create special effects, animation, or other visual images for online game. Work with 3D packages, in-game FX systems to create a wide range of VFX (fire, smoke, magic, electricity, explosions, etc.). Apply the principles of motion, anticipation, dynamics, follow-through, lighting, and other facets of animation is essential for the position. Use skill in creating textures and geometry needed for stylized VFX. Create hand crafted visual effects to be used in real-time game assets. Technical setup, integration, and troubleshooting of VFX in a real-time game engine. Work with lead artists to ensure timely completion of VFX assets at the desired quality bar. Participate in team art discussions, critiques, and reviews.
CONTACT: Please send resume ref#21187/contact K. Finnsson for an appointment.
Blizzard Entertainment Inc.
PO Box 18979
Irvine, CA 92623
Jobsite: Irvine, CA (Full-time position)