Temporary Job

Visual Effects Artist

Infinity Ward

Woodland Hills, CA 09-29-2021
  • Paid
  • Temporary
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Infinity Ward is currently seeking a Visual Effects Artist (Temporary) for an exciting unannounced project.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Design and simulate high quality, photo-real effects (fire, smoke, explosions, debris, clouds, etc.) that meet all technical and aesthetic standards for the project
• Render realistic textures and assemble into texture atlases to be used by our proprietary Particle Editor
• Prepare assets for simulation by fracturing and modeling
• Perform rigid body and soft body simulations
• Composite live action shoot elements
• Work closely with VFX Artists and Game Designers to ensure all effects will work smoothly within the pipeline
• Produce look tests based on provided reference materials
• Take direction from Supervisors as well as provide guidance and mentorship to other FX Artists
• Use our in-house particle editor to author particle effects and implement them into our game engine
• Raise the bar for what's possible in a game engine
• Work within production deadlines to complete all tasks
• Ensure industry leading quality and artistic fidelity

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:
• A strong eye for timing, weight, realism, color, volume, energy, and other particle aesthetics
• Ability to create realistic explosions, demolition, destruction
• Experience with VFX software – 3ds Max, Maya, Houdini, etc.
• Strong modeling and animation experience
• Basic compositing knowledge (After Effects, Nuke, Fusion)
• 2+ years production experience in video games, TV Shows, commercials, or films
• Ability to script a plus (Max Script, Python)
• Strong technical and communication skills
• Ability to adapt quickly to proprietary tools
• Self-motivated
• A passion for video games

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rvexo0-54-174-225-82-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Infinity Ward

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.