Plarium is a multinational software development company specializing in mobile and browser games. We have studios in Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Michigan, Krasnodar, Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv, and Odesa. Our games are currently played by more than 400 million users across 150 countries.
Plarium Kharkiv is looking for talented Real-Time VFX Artists to join our RPG Department, which develops Raid: Shadow Legends. Raid is a collection MMORPG enjoyed by more than 76 million players worldwide. The game was nominated for Google Play’s “Best of 2019” Users’ Choice Award and was featured in numerous countries by Google and Apple. The game is available on iOS, Android, and PC/Mac.
Ability to work at Kharkiv office or remotely. Relocation assistance available.
Concepting, implementing, and optimizing real-time visual effects for our games in Unity
Collaborating closely with the development team to integrate visual effects into the gameplay and project structure
Handling visual effects in Raid: Shadow Legends and participating in the creation of new projects
At least 2 years of work experience in the gaming industry
In-depth knowledge of the principles of motion, anticipation, dynamics, lighting, and other aspects of animation
Experience creating in-game VFX
Experience creating VFX shaders
Familiarity with one or more 3D editors
Experience creating textures for VFX
Hands-on experience with Particle Systems
Hands-on experience with Unity
Experience creating VFX for mobile games
Understanding of mobile device hardware restrictions
Ability to plan and accurately estimate the time required for complex tasks
Experience working with Houdini and the Houdini Engine for Unity
Opportunity to be involved throughout our full product development cycle
Officially registered full-time employment
25 сalendar days of paid vacation leave
Complete and inclusive medical insurance package for all employees and their children
Professional seminars, workshops, training programs, and the opportunity to attend industry conferences online
Educational English programs, including online lessons with native speakers
Free assistance planning and booking trips from our in-house travel managers
A fully-equipped gym, and pilates classes both online and at our office
Note: We've had to adapt to the lockdown so read about how we work now.