big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

FX Artist - North, UK


Our client leads the field in their area. Creating games across platforms as part of a truly global content provider. Due to the number of titles in development there is more than one opportunity here for an experienced Environment Artist. 


  • Creation of effects using packages provided (Maya and Photoshop).
  • Creation of particles using 2D textures (Photoshop) and in-house editors (particle/LED).
  • Creation of game specific VFX (explosions) placement generally by code.
  • Working closely with environment artists on effects heavy levels to balance frame-rate.

  • Good working knowledge and proficiency in Maya and Photoshop.
  • Good demonstration of skills through CV/Showreel/Website or Art Tests.
  • Good understanding of in-house tools and software used in development.
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills.

If this opportunity is of interest to you, or you would like to discuss your options, please send a copy of your latest CV and a suitable phone number / Skype ID, along with a convenient date and time to call to

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