VFX Artist

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October 15, 2020
Full Time
Boulder, CO

We are looking for a Visual Effects Artist to help the art and engineering team bring our next game to life. The ideal candidate will be able to join us at our office in beautiful Boulder, Colorado once COVID-19 related working conditions improve.


  • Create shaders, effects, and procedural tools to facilitate various unique visual styles.
  • Proactively communicate with members of the team to improve the quality of visual effects
  • Work with and take directions from the Art Director and Lead Artist
  • Perform R&D for any new technology needed for content implementation


  • Knowledge of both aesthetic and technical aspects of game art
  • Experience in technical and effects art on a team project
  • Understanding of 3D asset workflows and optimization
  • Experience with node graphs, VFX graphs, and particle systems
  • Experience in Unity
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and needs


  • Additional 3D art experiences such as modeling, rigging, and lighting
  • Experience in 2D frame-by-frame effects animation
  • Experience in shader programming (HLSL or GLSL)
  • Passion for games and the video game industry
  • Shipped a commercially developed game

How To Apply:

Send us a resume, cover letter, and any supplementary materials/links that are relevant to the job you're applying for.

About Us:

Serenity Forge, based out of Boulder, Colorado, develops and publishes meaningful games that challenge the way you think. We pride ourselves on the care and dedication we put into our work. Now is a great time to join a growing studio that seeks passionate team members to contribute to the next generation of great games. We've got some amazing projects in the works, and we want you to help make them even better!

We are a long-term driven studio that provides opportunities for new members to develop exciting skills, so don't be afraid to apply even when your current experience doesn't fit 100% of the job requirements!

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