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Get a job: Volition is hiring a Visual Effects Artist

Get a job: Volition is hiring a Visual Effects Artist

July 31, 2014 | By Staff

July 31, 2014 | By Staff
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Here is just one of the many, many positions being advertised right now.

Visual Effects Artist, Deep Silver Volition

Location: Champaign, IL

Volition is seeking a Visual Effects Artist to add dramatic flair to environments, characters, cinematics and more on an unannounced AAA 360/PS3 title.


- Collaborate with the Art Director, Animators, Cinematic Artists, and Designers to develop visually stunning in-game effects.
- Contribute to the development and enhancement of effects systems, tools, and pipelines.
- Assist in production of trailers, mockups, advertising elements, and other pre-rendered effects/compositing work as necessary.


- Applicable industry experience.
- Shipped titles as an Effects Artist.
- Art-related college degree.
- Fluent knowledge of at least one major 3D package (Max, Maya).
- Fluent knowledge of Premiere, After Effects, Combustion, or similar compositing software.
- Experience with Photoshop or comparable program.
- Passion for video games.

Sample Work Required

- Samples of relevant work demonstrating previous effects experience and knowledge (online preferred).
- Samples of traditional skills, sketchbook, drawings, paintings, etc.
- All samples must be accompanied by a description/shot breakdown.

Please send cover letter, resume, and samples via the "apply now" link below.

Interested? Get started here. Are you a recruiter looking for talent? Post jobs here.

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