Visual Effects Artist Co-Op

Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Notice

This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 165680

Position Title: Intern General

External Description:

“Motive” is the driving force within us that takes us from an idea to reality. Our studio provides a safe, trusting, and empowering environment for our game teams to unleash their creativity across massive brands. But we’re not talking about the expected, the conventional, the cliché. We want none of that. Here, you will help in making the extraordinary.  You’ll also help shape our culture. Here, everyone has a voice, everyone can be themselves, everyone is welcome.

As a VFX Artist Co-op you will work with Senior Artists, research, conceptualize and create high quality effects that communicate gameplay and elevate the player’s experience.  These FX assets will be created for in-game environments, gameplay, cinematics and scripted events.  We will strive to reach an industry leading quality bar and raise the product experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Under the guidance of Senior VFX Artists, create high quality real-time visual effects.  FX assets include particle systems, meshes, shaders, textures, rigid body sims and animations 
  • Create FX Assets using EA’s proprietary game engine, according to the agreed design and within the constraints of the target hardware and software. There is an emphasis on knowledge sharing between different teams throughout EA’s studios.
  • Follow technical and aesthetic guidelines for the project’s visual effect art style.  A balance must be achieved between a high visual quality and staying within our performance constraints.
  • Manage In-Game Particle Effects for action adventure games.  These include weapon and vehicle fx, environmental, destruction, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Candidate for a Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Knowledge developing FX for console games
  • Knowledge in game engines such as Unreal or Unity
  • Knowledge in 2d packages such as Photoshop, After Effects or Nuke
  • Knowledge in 3d packages such as Max or Maya 
  • Knowledge of environmental effects, lighting and dynamics
  • Communication and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work well in a team and communicate with other disciplines
  • Organizational skills when approaching tasks is a big plus

City:

State:

Remote?: 1

Community / Marketing Title: Visual Effects Artist Co-Op

Company Profile:

Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

EEOText: About EA At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free video games and so much more! Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Date Opened: 2021-05-06 13:12:30.53

EEO Employer Verbiage:

About EA

At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. 

We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and maternity and paternity leave, plus free video games and so much more! 

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Click here to view our Data Privacy Policy.

google-site-verification: google7f7a22bb8fdf2c3d.html