Senior VFX Artist

Austin
ART – Currently Hiring
Regular Full-time (RFT)
Magic. Lasers. Explosions. Character transformation. You love them all and have examples of many. You use timing, form, lighting and weight to bring signature looks to your work. Sound like a match?

Kabam Austin is looking for our very first VFX Artist to bring motion, energy and life to our Unreal Engine 4-based AAA mobile titles. You’ll join a small veteran team on a project currently in pre-production to craft the VFX look and construct core content libraries. You’ll own the effects creation from concept to optimization for gameplay, front end, and everything in-between.

Required qualifications
- Experienced in look development in areas of combat-based gameplay and UI interaction
- Experienced with UE4 Niagara or equivalent real-time effects tools
- Incredibly strong portfolio that demonstrates strong animation principles

Preferred qualifications
- Experience working with high-profile entertainment brands
- Stylized as well as simulated work
- Shipped a game in a Senior VFX role

Nice to have qualifications
- 5+ years of professional experience
- Maya, Rayfire, TP, Afterburn, HoudiniMotion graphics experience

Excited by this opportunity? We invite you to Apply Now and tell us what games have influenced you.
Together, we can create and support some of the best games ever made.

About Kabam
Kabam is a world leader of developing entertaining, immersive, and highly social multiplayer games for mobile devices. They merge consumer behaviour with the art of game design to create experiences that are enjoyed by millions of players across the globe. Each game has raised the benchmark in mobile gaming, bringing high-quality graphics, next-generation technology and revolutionary gameplay to the console in every player’s pocket.
Kabam has partnered with leading entertainment brands like Disney, Hasbro and Universal to create mobile games based on some of the world’s most iconic franchises.

Kabam’s games have generated hundreds of millions of downloads including Fast & Furious 6: The Game, Fast & Furious: Legacy, Marvel Contest of Champions,  Transformers: Forged to Fight,  Shop Titans and Mini Guns. These games have also received multiple awards such as Apple’s Editor’s Choice and Google Play’s Best Game of the Year.

Founded in 2006, Kabam has studios and offices in Vancouver, Montreal, Charlottetown, San Francisco and Austin. Kabam is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Netmarble Games.