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Get a job: Join Airship Syndicate as a Sr. VFX Artist

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Location: Austin, Texas

Airship is currently seeking a Senior VFX artist to help drive the creation and quality of VFX across the studio on multiple projects. If you have the experience and enjoy working with a focused group of talented and passionate game devs, then we’re the place for you!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Creation of stylized, hand-crafted 3D VFX for characters, action combat, and supernatural environments
  • Implementation of, and technical setup of all work using Unreal and related tools
  • Troubleshooting work and optimization of effects for performance on multiple platforms (PC and consoles)
  • Collaboration with art leads to collect feedback and iterate on work
  • Collaboration with other disciplines to ensure timelines and coverage across the game
  • Self-regulation of time and resources to keep pace with project needs
  • Oversight on outsource VFX resources, including direction, feedback, and integration

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience building 3D VFX in Unreal
  • 5+ years of commercial game development experience
  • At least one notable shipped title, demonstrating the ability to take a project to completion
  • Proficiency with all tools necessary to create (from scratch) stylized, hand-painted 3D VFX assets
  • Knowledge of modern 3D game engines and the tools required to implement VFX in-game, including the creation and use of shaders and/or scripting
  • A demo reel that shows significant relevant work

PLUSES:

  • Shipped titles on PC and consoles

SOME OF THE BENEFITS WE OFFER:

  • Full health benefits including medical, dental and vision
  • Profit sharing
  • Generous PTO
  • Relocation packages

PLUS…

  • Office movie lunches
  • Snacks on snacks on snacks
  • Ping Pong with a leaderboard
  • One sick mame cabinet

Please note, due to a high volume of applicants we cannot reply to each individually. Only those in consideration for a position will receive a reply. Thank you!

Interested? Apply now.

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