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Experience Level:

Mid-Level / Senior. Must have experience working in Games, Feature Film or VFX

Employment type:

Permanent or Contract-based. Full-time (8 hours per day with some flexibility for self-organization)

Reporting to:

Art Director & FX Lead

Department:

PlayStation Studios Team ASOBI / Art Team

Location:

Tokyo area (expected to work remotely at first due to pandemic)

Role overview:

Team ASOBI is looking for a talented Mid-Level / Senior FX Artist. The ideal candidate will be responsible for creating stunning visual effects for our game.

Responsibilities:

  • Visualize, create and implement real-time visual effects.

  • Ensure your effects work optimally and look amazing on the target platform.

  • Collaborate with other effects artists and engineers to create groundbreaking effects to be remembered in video game history.

Skills required:

  • Strong technical knowledge and artistic abilities working with sprite and mesh type particles using game engines.

  • Experience making optimized effects for video game hardware.

  • Strong sense of creating playful form, color, timing, and composition.

  • Proficient using Side FX Houdini is a big plus.

  • Creative and advanced in problem solving techniques to achieve high quality effects.

  • Being able to closely adapt a specific art style.

  • Being used to work on tasks autonomously and to deliver results on time.

  • Team player with positive attitude and great communication skills.

  • Task driven, highly motivated and proactive.

  • Passion for Art, game design, and gaming.

  • Japanese language is not required though interest for learning should exist (lessons will be provided and paid for).

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