23 May 2017

Full-Time VFX Artist

Capcom Game Studio VancouverBurnaby, British Columbia, Canada

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Job Description


Capcom Vancouver continues to develop new and exciting projects, and we’re growing in the process! With three unique projects in development, we’re recruiting smart, passionate and dedicated professionals to work with us on the next generation of video gaming

At Capcom Game Studio Vancouver, a VFX Artist works within our existing VFX team under the direction of a Lead Artist, Art Director, and Game Designer. They collaborate in the creation of visual effects including: modeling, texturing, set decoration, and lighting.

We are looking for someone that is extremely passionate about real-time visual effects. The right candidate will have experience with in-game particle systems and have exceptional effects texturing skills. You are a highly motivated problem solver. You’ll have a proven track record of working from concepts and collaborating with the art director, world, cinematics and gameplay teams to create visually stunning results.


Deliver high quality in-game effects for our action project including geometry, texture and UV animations, decal and shader creation, terrain deformation, lighting effects, collision and anything impressively cool you can invent
Reference and create styled effects such as water, smoke, explosions, foliage, dust, fabric, etc.
Work closely with programmers to ensure visual quality of procedural effects
Grey-block, model, and texture environments, props, and collisions achieving the highest visual fidelity and technical quality possible.
Work within the guidelines set by the Art Director and Lead.
Self-manage time, meet deadlines, and work within budgets.
Communicate and collaborate with the Lead, Art Director, artists, and designers.


2 – 6 years’ experience with in-game VFX
Game console development experience is preferred
Have shipped at least one AAA/Mobile product
Experience with Maya and Motion Builder
Diploma in VFX / related field, or equivalent experience
Storyboarding experience
Experience in 2D & 3D

PERSONAL SAMPLE WORK REQUIRED: including descriptions and responsibilities. Samples that demonstrate believable and exaggerated human character animation work (via Online, CD or DVD format) are required. Online reels are preferred, but CD or DVD formatted reels can be forwarded to: Capcom Game Studio Vancouver, Inc. – #200 – 4401 Still Creek Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5C 6G9
We thank all applicants for applying, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We thank all applicants for applying, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Get creative. Take risks. Push the boundaries of gaming. Be a member of an awesome team. We’re looking for the best game-makers to help pioneer the future of our industry. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you.

Capcom Game Studio Vancouver is internationally known and recognized for our development of the highly successful Dead Rising franchise. Our most recent announcement of Dead Rising 4, the recipient of 11 awards at E3 2016.

Thank You
Capcom Game Studio Vancouver, Inc.
4401 Still Creek Drive, Suite 200, Burnaby, BC V5C 6G9


Job Categories: Gaming. Job Types: Full-Time.

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