VFX Artist
Unannounced Project Irvine, California

Blizzard Entertainment is seeking an exceptional VFX Artist to join us on an unannounced mobile project. The ideal candidate is well versed in Unity and has an exceptional eye for clear, readable VFX. You must have experience creating performant, gameplay-focused FX and enjoy working on a highly collaborative team of passionate game developers.

Requirements

  • Experience creating consistently eye-catching, real-time VFX using Photoshop, Maya, and in-engine FX systems.
  • Strong sense of asset impact on performance.
  • Solid game design awareness and an exceptional design-oriented collaborator.
  • Highly self-motivated and collaborative.
  • Passion for playing and making games in Blizzard’s various universes.
  • Positive attitude and able to receive and provide objective feedback

Pluses

  • Experience in Unity engine.
  • Mobile development experience.
  • Background in animation with an eye for timing.
  • Experience with modeling, texturing or rigging.
  • Knowledge, understanding, and familiarity with Blizzard’s games and universes.

Required Application Materials

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter.
  • Reel demonstrating VFX skills.
    • Only online artwork submissions will be accepted (e.g. website, blog, or online album).
  • An art test may be required.

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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