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Visual Effects / Technical Artist

Posted on / 05.04.17

Visionary Realms is looking for an artist to create visual effects, including particle effects for the upcoming fantasy MMORPG Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen. The effects include but are not limited to combat effects, spell casting effects, special in and out of combat moves, and more.

Responsibilities:

  • Visualize, create and implement multiple 3D effects and motion graphics using Unity, Photoshop and proprietary software
  • Optimize and create effects for easy and streamlined game engine integration
  • Ability to learn proprietary tools and workflows quickly and effectively
  • Technically proficient, with a solid understanding of texture usage, UV coordinates, and game engine workflow
  • Proactive and driven, seeking out tasks remaining to be finished and actively seeking opportunities to learn
  • Strong communicator and collaborator, able to work efficiently with a team and independently
  • Understand the technical requirements of our efficient art pipeline, including intimate knowledge of tools used
  • Highly organized and diligent, able to meet quick deadlines while keeping projects and assets organized and easy to use
  • Ensure all work asset output is clean and organized within each file as well as file structure and storage hierarchy

Requirements:

  • Proficiency with Unity3D and the Shuriken particle system
  • Strong sense of form, color, and composition
  • Ability to quickly and effectively solve problems and resolve any hurdles that present themselves while working to create the best effects possible
  • Strong artistic and illustration background a plus
  • Must be able to provide a demo reel or examples of professional work with a breakdown of your contributions to the projects/shots, and an accompanying resume
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated, with a strong work ethic
  • SM3 Shader programming skills preferred

Location:

This position preferably located at Visionary Realms HQ in North San Diego County, California, however we will consider non-local applicants as well

To apply please send a cover letter along with your current resume to jobs0517@visionaryrealms.com