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NetherRealm Studios

Chicago, Illinois - United States
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Associate Artist, FX (Temp)

Description

Summary of Position:

NetherRealm Studios seeks an Associate FX Artist who will be responsible for creating FX work used in gameplay and in-game cinemas. This person will work closely with the team’s lead and artists to create high quality assets that are optimized to run within real-time game budgets and performance limitations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop Cascade FX assets for use in-game or in in-game cinemas
  • Implement Cascade FX assets into in-game cinemas
  • Texture and Material work in support of in-game particle assets
  • Develop simulations in Houdini, RealFlow, or other similar tools for use in-game
Job Qualifications:
  • At Least a 2-year 2D/3D art degree or equivalent. BFA is preferred.
  • Should be knowledgeable in Unreal 3 Engine and Cascade Particle Editor.
  • RealFlow experience desired.
  • Experience with 3D Studio Max, Maya or other 3D content tools is a plus.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and deadlines.
  • Strong interest in computer or video games.
  • Self-motivated
  • Be able to communicate with a variety of disciplines in order to reach solutions.
  • Outgoing
  • Self-sufficient in reaching out to others either within the FX team or outside of it.
  • Able to work effectively with both large and small teams.

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