VFX Artist

Chromatic Games  

Chromatic Games, the creators of the Dungeon Defenders franchise, is offering the opportunity for a talented and driven VFX Artist to create stunning visual effects for our upcoming titles and current titles such as Dungeon Defenders: Awakened. We are looking for a motivated and experienced artist to work under our talented Art Director and content team, to usher in our new projects with enthusiasm and a willingness to learn and grow. Our senior team is highly skilled and very seasoned!

YOU may be a great fit to join our team! We’re seeking an artist that champions the creation of everything from visual effects to materials from concept to completion. In this position, you’ll work closely with our Art Director and Designers to achieve artistic goals and ensure the project’s vision comes to fruition. Your mission is to bring the world of Etheria to life and be the glue that holds together game mechanics and worldbuilding.

Remote Work: Hybrid work model preferred. However we give consideration to individuals of unique abilities.

Responsibilities

  • Create visual effects that fit within technical and functional requirements of the feature.
  • Modifying and creating materials and shaders.
  • Take ownership of your work through to completion.
  • Constantly improve and advocate for best creation and production practices within performance requirements.
  • Work with designers on creating flexible content that meets design parameters.
  • Deliver high quality content in a timely manner.
  • Highly motivated to contribute to a fun and positive working environment.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience as a Visual and Technical Artist.
  • At least one shipped title.
  • Familiarity with materials and shaders within the Unreal Engine.
  • Experience working with flip-book animations.
  • Experience with best optimization techniques and practices.
  • Strong Communication skills with an ability to thrive in a highly collaborative setting.
  • Self-motivated towards creatively solving problems.
  • Passion for game art in the style of Dungeon Defenders.
  • Your resume must include a link to an online portfolio with examples of your most relevant work.

Preferences

  • Experience working in Unreal Engine 3.

Benefits

  • Comprehensive health package for full time employees.
  • A casual, vibrant, and friendly work environment.
  • Flexibility to start your work day at a time that best fits your personal schedule. Required to work eight hours a day, with core hours being 11AM to 5PM.
  • Profit Sharing Options with tenure.
  • Stock Options.
  • Unlimited PTO and holiday breaks.

If all of this sounds like something you want to be a part of, joining a cohesive team that likes to have fun while being professionals, then let us know. Send your resume and portfolio to [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!

Chromatic Games is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a notice to our [email protected] email.

Benefits/perks listed may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Chromatic Games and the country where you work.