Senior VFX Artist

About the Employer


Do you want to work with an extremely talented, passionate, and collaborative team at Bethesda Game Studios, working for the ZeniMax family? We are looking for a Senior VFX Artist with a desire to craft high quality, dramatic and visceral visual effects. This is a full-time role at our Austin, TX studio.


  • Proficient in 3DS Max particle tools, workflow and VFX related tasks.
  • Experienced in creating photorealistic visual effects.
  • Skilled in authoring realistic textural assets.
  • Creative and innovative
  • Experienced with real-time VFX authoring tools.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative, iterative development environment
  • Strong grasp of VFX performance measurement and tuning
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Passionate about making great games
  • Able to independently and creatively solve VFX technical challenges


  • Work with the VFX team to develop VFX that compliment or enhance the visual style of the project
  • Work with the Design and Concept Art teams to develop clean, highly readable VFX that support gameplay initiatives and further artistic goals
  • Develop stylistically consistent, visually impactful VFX assets through creative use of particles, geometry, animation and materials
  • Ensure that VFX assets are built efficiently and perform within budgets
  • Strong Collaboration skills with other artists and disciplines