Senior VFX Artist - (UK,Spain or USA)

Fully-remote

Core hours 11 - 3

Employment type
Full time

FitXR is a fitness technology company working at the cutting edge of virtual reality. We started life in a garden shed in the UK. Fast forward to today, weโ€™re known as the team behind the award-winning VR App FitXR which is one of the top-selling games on the Oculus and Steam stores.We're a fast-growing funded scale-up breaking new grounds in how people move. With backing from top investors such as Hiro Capital we've achieved 1M+ downloads were changing even more people's lives through virtual reality fitness.We are a global remote first company and our team spans across the UK, US and Spain.

Our team comes from a variety of backgrounds including fitness and some of the most successful technology and gaming companies in the world. Our mission is to redefine fitness and prove that exercise can be fun - and for everyone. We believe in a future where exercise everywhere - whether that is the gym, the park, or at home - is enhanced through engaging technology that extends your reality.

FitXR have been rated one of the top 10 in The Informations, 50 Most Promising Startups

Find out more here

Requirements

What you'll do ๐Ÿ‘€

  • Create and design high-quality visual effects to support gameplay and art direction.
  • Conceptualise and prototype ideas.
  • Maintaining visual FX production pipeline and refining the processes.
  • Work alongside other disciplines to bring your effects to life.
  • Work with the Technical Art Director on special effects to enhance environment dynamism.
  • Help creating tools to sync music with visual FX.
  • Contribute towards building new workflows and techniques.
  • Optimize VFX to meet budgets that ultimately improve gameplay and performance.

You should apply if you have โœ…

  • In-depth knowledge of at least one major 3D package (Maya, Max, Houdini, etc.)
  • Shipped multiple projects.
  • Familiarity with Unity.
  • Excellent understanding of particle systems and realtime effects.
  • Ability to translate briefs or concepts into real-time visual effects.
  • Relevant qualification, or worked in a similar role, as a professional real-time VFX Artist in the games industry.
  • Good communication and attitude towards feedback and collaboration.
  • Outstanding technical and artistic problem solving skills.

Benefits

Our benefits are hosted on Ben which gives you flexibility to make choices that work for you.

๐ŸŒŽ Remote first: your life, your way of working

๐Ÿ Unlimited annual leave

๐Ÿ’ฐ Competitive salary with half year and end of year reviews

๐Ÿ“ˆ Stock options

๐ŸŒฑยฃ800 per annum learning budget

๐Ÿง˜ ยฃ900 per annum wellbeing budget (โ›‘ Private Health Insurance available within this through our benefits platform)

๐Ÿกยฃ400 work from home budget

๐Ÿค— Bi-annual company retreat & regular get togethers

๐Ÿ’ป Laptop & VR headset

๐Ÿšดโ€โ™‚๏ธ Annual travel pass & cycle to work scheme

๐Ÿ‘ถ 12 weeks full paid family leave

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Fully-remote

Core hours 10 - 4.30