Experienced VFX Artist

Playdead
Copenhagen DK
12 days ago
Apply

We’re Playdead, an independent game company based in the heart of Copenhagen, Denmark. We have made two critically acclaimed titles, LIMBO and INSIDE. Our current project is a 3rd-person science fiction adventure set in a remote corner of the universe.

Job description

We are looking for a VFX Artist with an eye for visual detail and the ability to create strong visual effects. You will be the link between the artistic and technical dimensions of the project and therefore it is vital that you are able to develop a range of VFX systems and applications to facilitate this.

Your responsibility as our VFX Artist will be to create and maintain all effects for a third-person, open world game. You will work closely with the animators, programmers and artists on the team, to develop effects and supporting tools from the ground up in Unreal. We are particularly looking for a colleague who enjoys setting own goals and taking responsibility for their own schedule.

We are working within a highly focused and ambitious vision, which requires adapting to the existing visual style while contributing your own ideas to the whole. More than anything, we are looking for someone who is excited about all facets of game development, as well as being passionate about gaming overall.

Keywords for position

What will you be doing?

Desired Skills

Who We Are
We are a team of more than 70 creative professionals. We experiment and collaborate with a focus on creating new experiences, and as such we are looking for people who can help us achieve them.

Our approach to development does not include crunching towards arbitrary deadlines - instead, we particularly look for talented people who enjoy managing their own schedule and thrive on working within a friendly, collaborative environment.

We carefully craft games with obsessive attention to detail and are always on the lookout for others who share that passion.

Create Your Profile — Game companies can contact you with their relevant job openings.
Apply

Related Jobs

Experienced VFX Artist - Warhammer: Age of Sigmar
Frontier · Remote · 1 year ago
Experienced Prop Artist
CCP Games · London, United Kingdom · 1 month ago
Experienced Character Artist
Climax Studios · Liverpool, United Kingdom · 11 months ago
Experienced Environment Artist
Climax Studios · Portsmouth, United Kingdom · 4 months ago
Experienced Environment Artist (UK-based remote working roles)
Climax Studios · Remote · 4 months ago
Experienced 3D Character Artist - Planet Franchise
Frontier · Remote · 11 months ago
Experienced Technical Artist
Frontier · Remote · 1 year ago
Experienced UI Artist
Playground Games · Royal Leamington Spa, United Kingdom · 3 months ago
Experienced 3D Production Artist
PikPok · Wellington, New Zealand · 2 months ago
Artiste VFX (Temps réels) - VFX Artist (Real-time)
Gameloft · Montréal, Quebec · 25 days ago
Artiste VFX (Temps réel) - VFX Artist (Real-time)
Gameloft · Montréal, Quebec · 1 month ago
VFX Artist - Unannounced IP | Artiste VFX - IP non annoncé
Behaviour Interactive · Rotterdam, Netherlands · 25 days ago

Jobs at Playdead

Art jobs