Yellow Brick Games is hiring a Visual Effects Artist to join our team of experienced developers working on an exciting new project. In this role, you’ll use your experience and artistic eye to bring life to a world through designing and implementing stunning visual effects. In this role you will work closely with the Art, Design, and Animation team to ensure the VFX match the artistic vision for our games.

Yellow Brick Games is based in Quebec City, Canada, and we are open to discuss remote-work situations. We are committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to place of origin, age, status, religious beliefs, personal orientations, or physical condition.

Responsibilities

  • Bring life and excitement to our games through design and implementation of stunning visual effects.
  • Alongside the art director, develop and define the art style of VFXs of our projects.
  • Work closely with Art, Design, and Animation to ensure VFX match the quality bar and vision for our games.
  • Coordinate with Programmers and Technical Director to fix VFX related bugs, including performance and budget issues.
  • Help define and improve technical pipelines for VFX creation techniques/tools.
  • Participate in research and development.

Requirements

  • At least one shipped title in the PC or Console space.
  • 3+ years of professional experience as VFX artist in game development.
  • Excellent 2D art skills, with good notion of animated textures.
  • Familiarity with Unreal engine and Niagara System.
  • Exceptional collaboration skills
  • Self-starting, and actively able to identify problems and own fixes to them
  • Strong sensibilities pertaining to real-time rendered VFX both technically and creatively.
  • Able to predict and commit to delivering work in a reasonable timeline.
  • Familiarity with agile production methodology.
  • Has a real desire to craft video games with fun, emergent gameplay and the ability to both inspire and create.
  • Can embrace our game development philosophy of putting people first and share their hard-earned expertise to create stunning visual effects that brings an incredible experience for our players.
Classification: Full Time
Location: Québec/Remote

Yellow Brick Games is hiring a Visual Effects Artist to join our team of experienced developers working on an exciting new project. In this role, you’ll use your experience and artistic eye to bring life to a world through designing and implementing stunning visual effects. In this role you will work closely with the Art, Design, and Animation team to ensure the VFX match the artistic vision for our games.

Yellow Brick Games is based in Quebec City, Canada, and we are open to discuss remote-work situations. We are committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to place of origin, age, status, religious beliefs, personal orientations, or physical condition.

Responsibilities

  • Bring life and excitement to our games through design and implementation of stunning visual effects.
  • Alongside the art director, develop and define the art style of VFXs of our projects.
  • Work closely with Art, Design, and Animation to ensure VFX match the quality bar and vision for our games.
  • Coordinate with Programmers and Technical Director to fix VFX related bugs, including performance and budget issues.
  • Help define and improve technical pipelines for VFX creation techniques/tools.
  • Participate in research and development.

Requirements

  • At least one shipped title in the PC or Console space.
  • 3+ years of professional experience as VFX artist in game development.
  • Excellent 2D art skills, with good notion of animated textures.
  • Familiarity with Unreal engine and Niagara System.
  • Exceptional collaboration skills
  • Self-starting, and actively able to identify problems and own fixes to them
  • Strong sensibilities pertaining to real-time rendered VFX both technically and creatively.
  • Able to predict and commit to delivering work in a reasonable timeline.
  • Familiarity with agile production methodology.
  • Has a real desire to craft video games with fun, emergent gameplay and the ability to both inspire and create.
  • Can embrace our game development philosophy of putting people first and share their hard-earned expertise to create stunning visual effects that brings an incredible experience for our players.

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