Added by on 2014-03-17

Epic Games Recruiting FX Artist & Concept Artist

Epic Games Recruiting, Epic Games, Epic Games jobs, Epic Games job, games, gamer, vfx jobs, cg jobs, 3d jobs, vfx, animator jobs, jobs, cgi, Epic Games hiring

FX Artist – Unannounced Project

Category: FX Artist
Company: Epic Games
Location: Cary (United States)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

Would you like access to the best tools and technology in the business to help take your already exceptional art skills to the next level? Work with a team that consistently ships multi-million unit selling games? And be a part of creating something Epic? If you answered yes to any of those questions we would like to talk to you about joining our team, where everything we do is Epic.

We are currently looking for an experienced FX Artist to assist with the development of a new unanounced IP. You should have a strong sense of dramatic FX and an understanding of how to recreate them in a particle editor. If you have experience with particle editing in a 3D package or in a 3D engine and are ready to bring that ability to execute outstanding FX to our games, we would like to hear from you.

Qualifications:

Reel showing previously executed particle FX work
Ability to bring dramatic effects to life with flair
A critical eye for the timing, animation, and motion of real world objects and visual FX
Ability to create all art needed for the FX
Abilities in a secondary area such as modeling, skinning, animation, or lighting
Desire and knowledge of how to push our effects and editing tools further

Preference to applicants with:

Game industry experience
Shipped-title experience
Experience working within console memory limitations
Familiarity with Unreal technology art pipeline

Apply here:- https://jobs-epicgames.icims.com/jobs/1304/job
———————–

Concept Artist – Unannounced Project

Category: Concept Artist
Company: Epic Games
Location: Cary (United States)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

Would you like to work with a team that consistently ships innovative and multi-million unit selling games. Would you like to help define the visual style of our latest project? If you answered yes to either of those questions we would like to talk to you about joining our team where everything we do is Epic!

Responsibilities:

Epic Games is looking for a Concept Artist to join the team working on an unannounced project. In this roll you will work within a specific art style to create additional visual concepts for new environments, characters, and weapons. You should have a combination of strong creative/visual aesthetics, excellent design skills, and a clear rendering style. You should be able to demonstrate that you can think outside the box and translate an awesome gameplay experience into an awesome visual experience as well as have experience creating photo realistic concept content.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have the following:
• Experience designing slick, detailed, modern, forward looking characters, weapons, and vehicles
• A mind for technical function as well as aesthetic pursuit, ability to balance creativity with function
• Ability to work within gameplay design restraints (environment scale, character abilities, prototype function etc.) and translate those restrictions into visuals that enhance the experience
• Strong Traditional drawing skills and knowledge of human anatomy
• Experience creating mechanical designs, ability to prototype in 3d and work directly with the 3d artists is a plus
• Strong understanding of color theory and how color affects mood & focal points
• Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and visual)
• 3D software knowledge (zbrush et al) a big plus

Apply here:- https://jobs-epicgames.icims.com/jobs/1330/job
—————–
Epic Games Recruiting FX Artist & Concept Artist, Epic Games, games, gamer, vfx jobs, cg jobs, 3d jobs, vfx, animator jobs, jobs, cgi, Epic Games hiring, Epic Games jobs