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AAA C# VFX Artist


Skillsearch Limited

Salary on application

Montréal-Ouest, Canada


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Permanent | Full Time


VFX Artist in Quebec

This innovative Quebec studio is looking for a Skilled VFX artist to join their fast-growing team. This is a perfect opportunity for someone who wants to join a new breed of studio, who’s mission is to create transmedia universes built from the ground up.

As a VFX Artist you will be collaborating with artists and designers from all over the studio in order to provide the highest quality of VFX. This high-tech studio use a cross-platform approach to create unique player experiences. Their games transcend media, meaning they are playable over games, novels, films and more and it is up to the player on the path they take into the story. The studio is proud to develop its own IP, which they create stories with using video game technology, both AR and VR.

VFX Artist responsibilities:

Create interactive features for the new game

Work alongside people from other disciplines to solve problems in VFX and keep the project moving

Create real time particle effects

Follow the Lead artists direction when modelling, texturing and optimising FX

Collaborate cross discipline to reach aesthetic excellence

Understand the best practises and production pipelines

Keep standards high whilst optimising VFX for performance

Keep to the visual style of the project

Key requirements for this role in Quebec:

Experience as a VFX Artist in the entertainment industry

Have shipped at least one game as a VFX Artist, preferably a AAA title

Excellent knowledge of special effect creation in game engine

Proficiency with Unreal (Especially with Cascade) or Unity engine

Good scripting skills, experience with C# and Python

Strong knowledge of high-end 3D software (Maya, Max)

Proficiency in simulation engines (FumeFX and realflow)

Demonstratable capabilities in using external renderers

Capabilities in using atlas solutions

Experience with Houdini

Strong understanding of modelling, texture mapping, materials and post processing

Knowledge of GLSL Shading

Excellent Photoshop Skills

Exceptional communication skills in French and English

The team here have a hunger to create immersive and thrilling user experiences using the best and newest technology available. The people who work here are valued in their spirit and imagination, thanks to the healthy and passionate working environment created by the studio. Your work-life balance will always be respected, your creativity encouraged and supported and your voice always heard.

Alternatively, apply online directly by attaching your CV below.

Tags: VFX Artist, Photoshop, VFX, Maya, Zbrush, Substance designer, Substance painter, C#, Python

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Quebec is situated on the beautiful St. Lawrence River, and is also home to many smaller rivers that run through the city. Close to the US border, this city is characterised by beautiful forests, lakes and mountains, creating an ideal environment to explore through activities such as hiking, skiing, boating, fishing and more. Quebec is known as a safe place to live, with one of the lowest crime rates in North America, making it the perfect place to settle down and even raise a family in. This emerging city is in fact ideal and welcoming for people from any walk of life, as it has it all to offer.

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