VFX Artist

Location: Remote

Bad Rhino Studios is looking for FX Artists to join our team. You should have a strong sense of dramatic effects and an understanding of how to recreate them in a real time particle editor. You should be first and foremost a team player, while also having the ability to be self-motivated and work autonomously. You should have a strong sense of weight, timing, motion, and demonstrate technical aptitude with Materials and Logic to execute outstanding FX in games.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the Art Director, artists, and programmers to create and deliver VFXs that embody the creative vision of our games
  • Execute outstanding effects for our games by bringing dramatic effects to life
  • Ability to create all art needed for the visual effects, include FX concept, proto and final FX.
  • Execute on a range of visual effects styles from realistic to stylized
  • Communicate effectively with the team to fulfill the visual goals of game assets and VFXs.

Requirements

  • Must have a strong reel/portfolio showing executed Real-Time FX work
  • A critical eye for the timing, animation, and motion of real world objects and visual FX with an ability to bring dramatic FX to life with flair
  • Ability to create all art needed for the FX
  • Abilities in a secondary areas such as modeling, skinning, animation, or lighting
  • Desire and knowledge of how to push our effects and editing tools further
  • Desire to work with a team. Share knowledge and grow together
  • Strong willingness and desire to work collaboratively
  • Shipped multiple titles within the game industry
  • Familiarity with the Unreal 4 Engine art pipeline
  • Experience working with multiple platforms memory limitations
  • Scripting experience in Blueprint, Python, Etc
  • Strong desire to learn new techniques, and grow tools and pipeline
  • User-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative.

Preferences

  • Experience working with a variety of modern art pipelines including realistic & stylized
  • A passion for games
  • Demonstrated experience working with realistic and hyper-realistic art styles
  • Experience with AAA First or Third Person action titles a big plus
  • Experience using Niagara

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