Sr. VFX Artist

FuzzyBot
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Posted
June 2, 2022
Full Time
Anywhere
Remote

We are FuzzyBot, a new independent video game studio founded by former AAA devs, focusing on creating co-op games that bring players together across genres and generations.

We are building a stylized co-op game at an intersection of action and social gaming for the HD space (PC, Switch, Xbox and Playstation) by combining the joy of creation found in a life sim with the thrill of replayable action combat found in a roguelite.

We are looking for an experienced full-time VFX Artist with a strong artistic and technical ability to create stylized visual effects. In this role, you'll work closely with the Art Director, Creative Director, and Engineering Leads to define the VFX direction - aesthetically and technically.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, create, and integrate VFX from start to finish
  • Conceptualize and implement a VFX style that fits the project’s art direction
  • Quickly prototype VFX solutions that convey ideas simply and clearly
  • Create aesthetically pleasing VFX that communicate essential game information
  • Design dynamic VFX systems that add atmosphere and depth to enhance environments, characters and gameplay

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Professional experience creating high-quality, stylized real-time VFX
  • Advanced skills in 3D/2D Software such as Maya, 3DS Max, Photoshop, After Effects, Houdini
  • Performance testing and optimizing VFX for different platforms
  • Experience in Unreal

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to help build the company and team from the ground up
  • Competitive salary and benefits, and equity incentive
  • Stipend for home office & equipment needs
  • Flexible remote work environment
  • Open PTO Policy

Things to consider:

  • Based in Los Angeles, currently working 100% remotely and open to remote hires
  • We are currently 15-person team looking to grow to ~25 people in 1-2 years

Apply Now!

If you’re interested in this position, please email us at careers@fuzzybot.com, please include:

  • A portfolio link
  • Resume

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About FuzzyBot:

FuzzyBot was founded in late 2020 with the mission of building games that connect players across generations by creating cooperative experiences set in imaginative worlds.

Originally spearheaded by a team of experienced industry veterans, we believe that smaller versatile teams with low production overhead can succeed by focusing on innovative mechanics and standing out through eye-catching aesthetics.

We have a highly creative group built on trust, expertise, and a love for video games. Our development philosophy is around dreaming big, but building smart – maintaining a pragmatic, flexible, and down to earth approach focused on shipping games.

Join at the beginnings of a new game studio and be part of our exciting journey in building the company, team, and games.

Read more about our culture and game vision here.

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