VFX Artist

Remote /
Art /
Who are you?
Your dream job is creating awesome VFX for a card-based dungeon crawler.
You are excited about collaborating closely with a small cross functional team to build fun and effective player experiences.
You thrive in ambiguous environments with tons of ownership.
You love experimenting and iterating on various design ideas.

Who are we?
Legacy Labs is a game studio on a mission to empower players. We build great games that offer ownership without sacrificing the fun.

What's the job?
Create beautiful VFX that enhances and elevates our player experience.

Responsibilities
- Lead the VFX work for an exciting card-based dungeon crawler.
- Using Unity's particle effects system, create fantastic VFX that clearly communicates game play information, as well as immerse our players.
- Conceptualize, create, and develop visually stunning effects (particle or hand drawn) in Unity
- Collaborate closely with the team to implement effects, and ensure a consistent, high quality player experience.
- Define, Create, and Document a consistent VFX style that appeals to our audience.
- Optimize particle system for our game.

Must Have
- Passionate about building great VFX and take part in the design process.
- Extensive experience in creating VFX for best in class PC, console, or mobile games.
- Enjoy working with small multi-disciplinary teams.
- Excited about taking initiatives from start to finish.

Nice to Have
- Ability to do other types of animations. eg Spine.
- Ability to illustrate and create production art (e.g. characters, environment, UI).
What do we value?
A great culture is fundamental to our success. We believe a great culture comes from great people who share common core values. We use our core values every day, whether we're discussing ideas for new projects or deciding on the best approach to solving a problem.
Players first. We start with the player experience and work backwards. We work tirelessly to earn and keep players' trust. We believe great games are built collaboratively with the players who love them.
Belonging. We believe everyone should show up as their authentic self and have a voice. We encourage openly sharing ideas and feedback. We believe the best ideas are often molded through healthy discussion.
Ownership. We are all owners and never sacrifice long-term value for short-term results. We act on behalf of the entire company and chip in to get the job done.
Simplicity. We take pride in distilling the complex into the simple. We believe that true understanding is demonstrated through clear writing and teaching others.

What do we offer?
Working comfortably is important. We have put together a package of benefits to ensure everyone can do just that.
Excellent compensation. We offer competitive salary, benefits, stock options, and token grants to ensure you enjoy the upside of what we build together.
100% Remote workforce. Work-life balance is important. Whether you want to work from home, a coffee shop, or at the beach, the choice is yours.
Comprehensive benefits. Your health and wellbeing are important to us. We fully cover health, vision, and dental insurance as well as offer reimbursement for anything that improves your mental or physical well-being.