VFX Artist - Oslo

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Active since 16-03-2017 Job category IT - Software Development
Location Oslo Level Mid-Senior level
Educational level GCSE / A-Level / Highscho... Employment type Fixed term contract with option...
Hours 37 - 0 Salary -
Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile VFX Artist to join its development team in Oslo, working on the title «Conan Exiles» as well as future projects.

As VFX Artist your focus will be creating, implementing and optimizing particle visual effects for a wide variety of ambient and uses. Working alongside a talented team of artists and animators you will help set the mood and feel for a wide variety of environments while also enriching animations to create memorable gameplay experiences. Under guidance of the Art Director and equipped with basic shading knowledge of your real-time engine you are comfortable in getting the best bang for the bug on every pixel or vertex you craft, making your 3d render programmers happy and proud of your achievements.

  • Solid and recent experience as a VFX Artist in a AAA game
  • Proven expertise with Unreal or other real time engines
  • Expertise with Photoshop or others 2d editing tools
  • Experience with 3ds Max, Maya or equivalent
  • Able to work in a team setting
  • To take direction from the animation director and art director, and to deliver consistently on time
  • Proactive, independent and self-driven 

  • Games industry experience with at least one AAA game credit
  • Experience with visual effects
  • Experience with Unreal or similar game engine
  • Experience with playing MMORPGs or other games 

If you do not have extensive experience but still feel you would be a good match for us, please send us some samples demonstrating your ability.

Funcom Offers:
  • Flexible and dynamic work environment
  • Office amenities (Subsidized lunch, fruit, coffee/milk/juice, etc)
  • Participation in project based bonus plans and share based incentives
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gatherings 

In September 2017 Funcom will be moving office to a brand new building downtown Oslo. The offices are being structures as mostly team offices to take advantage of the low noice and high efficiency this layout offers.

Common for all positions, you need:
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Oslo
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing 
Please apply in English and remember to attach your CV and link to samples of your work / projects you have worked on. Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples will not be processed.
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This listing is a full-time job

Job category IT - Software Development
Industry / Industries IT
Region Norway

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Name Espen Bakken