Overview

Job Description
Ubisoft is committed to enriching player’s lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. We create worlds where people can express themselves, explore and discover new possibilities.

Are you looking to work with enthusiastic experts who are tackling game-changing challenges in entertainment and beyond? At Ubisoft, we offer an open environment where bright ideas are given a chance to shine and everyone is eager to share knowledge.

Challenge accepted? Join us and create the unknown.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

Design and implementation of high quality AAA Visual Effects to support story, art direction and gameplay objectives
Translate reference, concept art, story boards, written game design briefs, and verbal directions into prototype and implement real-time VFX in game
Create a wide variety of real-time special effects using sprite-based particle systems along with pixel and vertex shaders; e.g. rain, snow, smoke, explosion, destruction, weapon, fire, geometry, surface shader, and full screen effects
Create and optimize VFX to run within performance limitations
Identify and best practices of VFX workflow
Work with Art and Programming teams to anticipate and solve technical challenges within given constraints and visual requirements
R&D on new industry technology and trends to improve the project’s visual quality and efficiency
Prioritize, plan, and organize VFX Domain tasks using Hansoft with the Producer/Associate Producer

Qualifications
WHAT YOU’LL BRING

3-5 years of professional VFX experience in game or film industry
At least one shipped AAA game title
Proficient in creating high quality VFX using Maya, Houdini, or other equivalent tools
A creative thinker who feels comfortable experimenting and presenting approaches and solutions that help push the edge of what’s possible with FX
Production experience utilizing particle systems and other forms of dynamic simulations
Able to balance quality and technical constraints
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills

Additional Information
WHAT YOU’LL GET

Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Employer HSA contribution (with enrollment in a HSA eligible medical plan)
401k match
Paid vacation, holiday and sick time
Fitness, physical, and esports challenge reimbursements
Rocket Lawyer online legal service membership
Paid parental leave
Paid time off to volunteer
Pawternity – paid time off to bond with a newly adopted pet
Sabbatical leave available after five years of employment
Generous discount on new Ubisoft games

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