VFX Artist (Mid to Senior) | Art

Full Time
Mid Level

VFX Artist: Senior and Mid-Level | Art

Full-time • Project MultiVersus


Unleash Your VFX Magic in MultiVersus!

Join Player First Games as a VFX Artist and help bring epic battles to life in the electrifying world of MultiVersus!

What We Do:

At Player First Games, we're passionate about crafting unforgettable online gaming experiences that captivate players worldwide. As a VFX Artist, you'll be a key player in this mission, wielding your artistic prowess to create:

Spellbinding particle effects: Design, generate, and implement stunning 2D/3D particle effects that bring your favorite characters' abilities to life.

Eye-catching FX Shaders: Craft captivating shaders using node-based networks, adding depth and dimension to every visual element.

Textures that Tell a Story: Develop captivating FX textures for color, alpha, dissolve, and more, weaving visual narratives into every effect.

Geometry with a Purpose: Create simple geometry and assign UVs, ensuring seamless integration into the MultiVersus universe.

Performance Perfection: Optimize your creations for peak framerate and memory efficiency, ensuring a smooth and thrilling gameplay experience.


Who You Are:

  • A Team Player: You thrive in collaborative environments, sharing ideas, providing constructive feedback, and working together to achieve shared goals.
  • A Visual Virtuoso: Your keen eye for detail, lighting, color, and composition guides you in crafting stunning VFX that enhance gameplay and captivate audiences.
  • A Master of the Craft: You possess at least 3 years of experience in the games industry, ideally with AAA game credits under your belt.
  • Unreal Engine Guru: You're an expert in Unreal Engine 4 or equivalent, wielding its power to bring your VFX visions to life.
  • Shape Master: You have a deep understanding of colors, shapes, and timing, using these elements to create impactful and engaging effects.
  • 3D Software Savvy: You're proficient in Maya or another equivalent 3D software, breathing life into your VFX creations.
  • Photoshop Pro: You're a master of Photoshop or another photo editing software, crafting textures and visuals with precision.

Bonus Points:

  • Shipped an AAA console/PC title as an FX artist.
  • Possess a strong understanding of artistic fundamentals like color theory, visual design, and composition.
  • Boast exceptional communication and collaboration skills, with a keen eye for observation and a talent for using reference materials.

We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package: Benefits include company equity, health, life, and disability insurance, 401(k), flexible schedule, and paid time off (vacation/sick/holidays). Estimated base pay range for this position is $65,000-$165,000.
  • Fully remote work environment, allowing you to unleash your creativity from anywhere.
  • The chance to be part of a passionate team building something truly special.
  • Work alongside world-class talent who have shaped iconic titles like God of War, League of Legends, Overwatch, and Call of Duty.
  • A player-centric culture where every decision is driven by the desire to create unforgettable gaming experiences.

Ready to join the MultiVersus mayhem? Apply now and let your VFX magic shine!


EEOC Statement

Player First Games is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.  

EEO is the Law / Pay Transparency. Player First Games participates in E-Verify & Right to Work programs.  Applicants have rights under Employment Laws. 


Special Accommodations

If you require assistance or special accommodations during the application process, please submit your request to [email protected]. Please note this communication resource is for accommodation requests only and not for general employment inquiries. Thank you for your interest in Player First Games.

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