FX Artist

NZ residency or work visa required

VFX Artist

A44 Games are looking for people to join our team in Wellington, New Zealand. We are expanding and are on the hunt for talented, dedicated game developers to be part of our next adventure. The ideal candidate will have experience in games and an eagerness to push the boundaries of what an indie game can be. This is a full time employment and you are required to be part of the in-house team.


  • Create simulations / animations to be used for all gameplay elements
  • Create stylistically consistent, visually impactful visual effects through creative use of particles, geometry, animation and materials
  • Create quality and consistent in-game visual effects that work well within the engine
  • Place level and character specific effects
  • Ensure visual effects assets are built efficiently
  • Ensure strong collaboration skills with other artists and departments
  • Troubleshoot technical problems and fix relevant bugs
  • Assist in research and development to improve the quality of the game to deliver the best visual effects possible
  • Work with the team to develop visual effects that compliment and enhance the visual style of the project


  • Proficiency in Houdini
  • Proficiency in Unreal Engine 4
  • Proficiency in Maya
  • Proficiency in Photoshop


  • 2+ shipped titles or equivalent
  • 3+ years experience in the games industry

Applications close

March 31, 2020

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