Lead VFX Artist

Overview

Remote
On Site
USD150,000 - USD180,000
Full Time

Skills

Lead VFX Artist

Job Details

job summary:

Lead VFX Artist needed for a Full Time, Remote opportunity with Randstad Digital's client. ?



Our client is a dynamic team of professionals hailing from the gaming industry, tech entrepreneurship, and blockchain enthusiasts, committed to revolutionizing the blend of traditional gaming and blockchain technology. ?



Job Description: We're on the hunt for a talented individual who excels in crafting mesmerizing visual effects that take gaming experiences to new heights. The Lead VFX Artist will collaborate with the Director of Art Management, Chief Creative Officer, and Technical Artists to produce visually stunning and brand-aligned effects within designated timelines. ?



Qualifications:




  • 10+ years professional experience or equivalent work in a related field (worked on the project

  • from inception through completion)

  • 5+ years experience developing VFX in Unity

  • Ability to create 2d animations for highly stylized vfx

  • Ability to clearly convey ideas through storyboards

  • Impeccable timing for hand-crafted VFX

  • Help Mentor our Junior VFX Artists

  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical parties

  • Attention to detail, meticulous and organized working habits

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills to address technically challenging tasks

  • Expert knowledge of job-related tools and software (Unity, Houdini, Photoshop, After Effects,

  • Maya, etc.)

  • Mobile game development experience

  • Passion for games and knowledge of the games industry

  • Active interest in AI and Blockchain



location: Tampa, Florida

job type: Permanent

salary: $150,000 - 180,000 per year

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: Bachelors



responsibilities:


? Work with the Director of Art Management, Chief Creative Officer, and Technical Artists to


create on brand, eye popping, visual effects.


? Work closely with production to establish timelines and milestones and ensure timely delivery


? Create pre-visualization concepts by any means necessary to establish the visual effects


direction


? Research and analyze current and emerging visual effect trends and technology and collect


reference materials that support the visual quality and style for the VFX team


? Collaborate with the design and gameplay teams to create visual effects that support gameplay


systems


? Handle all aspects of the VFX pipeline, which includes creating content from concept to final,


polished result


? Create if necessary, visual guides for other artists to follow







qualifications:

  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 10 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors


skills:
  • Maya
  • 3D
  • vfx



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    Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad Digital offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

    This posting is open for thirty (30) days.



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