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Contract Destiny Rewards VFX Artist - Hybrid / Bungie-Approved Remote Locations

We’re seeking a driven artist to help expand the Destiny universe through spectacular visual effects!

The ideal candidate brings a passion to learn advanced technical and artistic skills. The candidate understands how to work with a team and will be expected to learn the challenges of modern studio game development to produce stunning in-game visual effects that support gameplay and the player experience.

Estimated Duration: 6 months

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work closely with the VFX Rewards Lead to author effect assets that enhance gameplay and storytelling
  • Use proprietary tools, DCC and Photoshop to create effects that balance the visual goals of the project with the performance demands of the game engine
  • Help develop Destiny’s visual language through the craft of visual effects
  • Build productive working relationships with your team

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Experience working as a VFX Artist on a shipped game title or equivalent
  • A portfolio or demo reel that demonstrates artistic and technical skills in real-time VFX, as well as a firm grasp of timing and scale
  • Experience with node-based shaders for real-time VFX
  • Familiarity in Photoshop and 3D packages
  • A dedicated interest for games

NICE-TO-HAVE SKILLS

  • Technically proficient, able to identify and collaborate on pipeline innovations
  • Programming or scripting experience in any language (C++ / Python / HLSL)
  • Animation background
Listed below is this role's base pay range. In other locations that Bungie has approved for remote work, this pay range may be adjusted up to +/- 10% and some roles may be classified as non-exempt (hourly). 

This range is determined by an array of factors, including training, transferable skills, work experience, business needs, and market demands. Additionally, it is subject to change and may be modified in the future. 

In the journey to make incredible worlds, Bungie employees don't simply do meaningful work - they receive meaningful support. Competitive salaries and discretionary bonus opportunities are just the start. We offer comprehensive healthcare coverage, generous 401(k) matching, flexible time off policies, paid parental leave, social clubs, and so much more. Check out our benefits page: Benefits - Bungie Careers to see all the perks that come with joining Bungie.Bellevue Pay Range$78,000—$101,000 USD  Bungie full-time (non-contract) employees in the U.S. also receive:
  • 20 days of accrued time-off in the form of PTO and sabbatical days, depending on the level of the position
  • 10 paid Floating Days annually, prorated in the first year of employment based on start date
  • 10 paid Bungie-observed holidays annually
  • One hour of Paid Sick Time (PST) for every 30 hours worked 

Contract and International FTE employees receive competitive benefits through their relevant contracting agency.

So you don't meet every requirement listed in this job description? Do you think your experience level is not where it needs to be? Studies show that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they believe they meet every single qualification. Bungie is focused on building a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace. If you're interested in this position but your past experience doesn't line up perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we want you to apply anyway. The right role for you may be right around the corner!   Most Bungie full-time employees will adopt a digital first approach allowing remote work in Bungie approved locations (outside of positions identified as 100% onsite in Bellevue/Seattle, or individuals preferring a hybrid/flex environment). Prospective full-time employees located outside of CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, MA, MD, MI, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, or WI will need to establish residency in one of the states we are compliant in within 45 days of a start date. Contractors will follow a digital first approach adhering to the location guidelines agreed upon by our third-party employer/vendor and Bungie. Bungie’s remote policy is subject to change at the company’s discretion.  Apply

Job Profile

Regions

North America

Countries

United States

Benefits/Perks

401(k) matching Competitive salaries Comprehensive healthcare coverage Discretionary bonus opportunities Flexible time off Flexible time off policies Generous 401(k) matching Healthcare coverage Paid parental leave Social clubs

Skills

3D packages Animation C Game development HLSL Node-based shaders Photoshop Python Real-time VFX Scripting Shaders VFX Artist

Tasks
  • Author effect assets
  • Build relationships with the team
  • Create effects for gameplay and storytelling
  • Develop visual language
Restrictions

Hybrid work model in Bungie-approved locations