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Blizzard Entertainment is seeking a talented VFX Artist to join us on our Warcraft Arclight Rumble mobile project!

Do you have a passion for bringing characters and worlds to life with stunning visual FX? Are you a champion of gameplay performance and design readability? Are you ready to embark on a highly collaborative journey with an awesome team of passionate developers to help create a unique and exciting game experience?

If so, we want to hear from you!

COVID-19 Hiring Update: We’ve transitioned to a work-from-home model and we’re continuing to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We understand each person’s circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore possible interim options.

Requirements

  • Experience crafting impressive, stylized real-time VFX assets for characters, environments and UI elements.

  • Proven ability to conjure incredible visuals while maintaining optimal game performance.

  • Exceptional communication skills with a focus on design awareness and cross-discipline collaboration.

  • A positive, highly self-motivated team player who’s able to provide and receive objective feedback.

Pluses

  • Experience working in the Unity game engine.

  • Experience with mobile game development

  • Solid understanding of animation principals with a keen sense of timing.

  • Experience with 3D modeling, texturing or rigging.

  • Knowledge, understanding, and familiarity with Blizzard’s games and universes.

Required Application Materials

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter.

  • Recent reel demonstrating VFX skills.

  • Only online artwork submissions will be accepted (e.g. website, blog, or online album).

  • An art assessment may be required.

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification in the job posting. At Activision Blizzard we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment, so we strongly encourage you to apply even if you don’t believe you meet every single qualification outlined. We also do our best to ensure all applications received are responded to.

Blizzard Entertainment is a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work / life balance. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunity for professional growth. Our people are everything. Our core values are real, and our mission has never changed. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences…ever. Join us!

Rewards

We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered! Subject to eligibility requirements, the Company offers comprehensive benefits including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, health savings account or health reimbursement account, healthcare spending accounts, dependent care spending accounts, life and AD&D insurance, disability insurance;

  • 401(k) with Company match, tuition reimbursement, charitable donation matching;

  • Paid holidays and vacation, paid sick time, floating holidays, compassion and bereavement leaves, parental leave;

  • Mental health & wellbeing programs, fitness programs, free and discounted games, and a variety of other voluntary benefit programs like supplemental life & disability, legal service, ID protection, rental insurance, and others;

  • If the Company requires that you move geographic locations for the job, then you may also be eligible for relocation assistance.

In the U.S., the standard base pay range for this role is $80,800.00 - $149,400.00 Annual. This base pay range is for the U.S. and is not applicable to locations outside of the U.S. Actual amounts will vary depending on experience, performance and location. In addition to a competitive base pay, employees in this role may be eligible for incentive compensation. Incentive compensation is not guaranteed.

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