Senior VFX Artist

    Full Time
    Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Posted 8 months ago


    Ready for your next adventure?

    We are Socialpoint, a world-famous mobile games studio based in sunny Barcelona. Our games are  in the top charts of iOS and Android, and they are played and enjoyed by millions of fans around the world. We’re proud to be part of the Take-Two Interactive family, and we’re on a mission to deliver an exceptional gaming experience and delight everyone!

    We at Socialpoint are excited to be looking for a Senior VFX Artist to join our studio. As a member of the technical team, your job will be to create all kinds of special effects based on particle systems, trails, models and other 3D elements.

    You will work closely with members of the technical team during the development of the game and for the company’s Research and Development. At the same time, you will work in synchronicity with the Art Leads to ensure the highest quality and wow factor of all special effects for each project.

    Skills and Requirements

    Your query will involve:

    • Design and create visually pleasing special effects for a variety of projects in Socialpoint.
    • Maintain a consistent style with the project by working hand-in-hand with the Lead Artist and Art Director.
    • Collaborate with technical artists, designers, and other team members to maximize the visual drama of the project using particle systems and other elements.
    • Supervision and optimization of all special effects used on each project.

    To join our Team

    • Fluent level of English, written and spoken (English is our official language!)
    • Experience creating particle systems and other effects using 3DSMax and Unity.
    • In-depth knowledge of real-time techniques used in video game development
    • Gaming industry Knowledge.
    • Highly motivated and passionate about video games
    • In-depth knowledge of Unity
    • Knowledge of 3DSMax
    • Knowledge of Photoshop

    For You?

    Due to the COVID-19 crisis, we used a hybrid work-from-home/desktop system. What does that mean? All we ask is that you live within commuting distance of our office so you can come to the office for important meetings/events.

    • Relocation assistance useful to you move to Barcelona (if you are not already there).
    • An impressive 25 days annual leave, excluding public holidays.
    • A very generous restaurant ticket to restore some life points.
    • Private medical insurance for you and your family, to keep your health bar full.
    • Choose from the latest IOS or Android device when you register (phone or tablet).
    • Free language lessons (English and Spanish).
    • Spotify Premium to add that special soundtrack every adventure deserves.
    • Social events and legendary parties to let off steam.
    • Players grow… Oops, sorry! People development is essential for us: an incredible budget that you can devote to developing your skills and knowledge to realize real growth opportunities!

    Are you coming to work at the office? Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Check out some of Our onsite Benefits:

    • State-of-the-art gym facilities to boost your building stats.
    • Make an appointment with our on-site physiotherapist for your aches and pains.
    • A huge games room equipped with all the consoles and games you could ask for.

    Socialpoint is proudly an Equal Opportunity Employer. You are welcome on the team, no matter where you are from, who you like, what you look like or if you prefer Xbox to Playstation. That’s a trick question – mobile wins every time! We hire based on your skilss and demonstrated ability to handle job responsibilities. Our games are for everyone, just like our workplace.

    How to Apply
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    All applications must include a Portfolio, CV/Resume, and any relevant documentation

    Job Features

    Job Category

    3D Artist, 3D generalist, Creative Director, Creative Technologist, Motion Designer

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