Trainee VFX/Technical Artist

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Areas of Expertise:
Art and Animation
South East UK
Creative Assembly
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Our multi-award winning Total War team is technically minded Trainee VFX Artist to join our team.

For your future career, you will be interested in following either a VFX path or a technical art path.

As a Trainee, you will develop your animation skills on our current Total War projects with the opportunity to gain insight on content from beginning to completion.

Key Responsibilities

You will create in-game VFX from concept to polished, working in-game VFX and everything in between. Work closely with your supervisor, you will learn to work within set time constraints and to hit the quality benchmark. You will implement feedback as appropriate.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience


- A show reel showing some FX work
- 3ds Max/maya experience
- Positive, can-do attitude
- Some experience with FumeFX or similar
- Some experience with Adobe AfterEffects or similar

- Scripting/tech art experience a bonus
- 2d texture/sprite creation
- Understanding of the interplay between game mechanics and visual effects.

The traineeships will run for one year onsite at our studio in Horsham, West Sussex.

These traineeships are paid placements and all applicants must have the Right to Work in the UK.

Please ensure you provide a portfolio along with your application.

We are Creative Assembly

Creative Assembly is one of the UK's leading games development studios, founded in 1987 and located in West Sussex, UK and in Sofia, Bulgaria.

We have gathered our team of world-class, diverse and multi-national talent, dedicated to crafting some of the most renowned gaming experiences and giving our loyal followers worlds in which to immerse themselves.

Our focus on quality has filled our awards cabinet over the years - from BAFTAs to Ivor Novellos. We owe this to our team - creatives from a breadth of backgrounds, who unite to share their ideas and expertise, to craft the highest quality gameplay.

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