We are DICE
We entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. But making games is hard work. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.
DICE (EA Digital Illusions Creative Entertainment), the award-winning developer based in Stockholm, Sweden, is best known for creating the phenomenally successful Battlefield franchise.
The Challenge Ahead
It is important to us that our Senior VFX Artist has a deep understanding of how to create high quality visual effects for real-time game engine. We would also like for you to have experience with at least one major 3D package creating particles/dynamics and particle expressions (e.g. MAYA, 3Ds Max, Houdini). Knowledge of, and experience with, high-end VFX for film is a plus but you must understand the limitations of real-time engines. You have a proven track record with at least a few AAA class titles/games. For the right candidate, there will be an opportunity to take on a leadership role.
- Solid appreciation and understanding of how things behave in real life. A strong sense for realistic appearance and believable motion.
- Broad understanding of technical aspects. Crafting with efficiency and being mindful of performance constraints.
- Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
- High sense of responsibility, self-motivation and passion.
- Program HLSL, pixel and vertex shaders, is a plus.
The Next Great Senior VFX Artist at DICE Needs
In the DICE recruitment process, we place great emphasis on your personal characteristics. We also value creative and technical problem solving skills. The ability to quickly learn and comprehend in-house VFX tools is necessary for the position. DICE is looking for that person who can help us develop tools and pipelines and have a proven track record of doing just so.
What’s in it for you? Glad you asked!
At DICE we take care of our staff and have done so during our steady growth over the last decade. In addition to a competitive compensation package we offer our employees massage every three weeks, a variety of sports activities (yoga and cross fit to name a few) and health care allowance.We have a collective bargain agreement with Unionen and Sveriges Ingenjörer and also provide our employees’ with occupational pension.
Although we enjoy working hard at DICE, we respect and value our employees’ personal lives. A good work-life balance is something we strive to practice and maintain even during high-intensity periods.
As part of the application process we might ask you to perform a practical work test. Apply online with a combined CV and introduction letter in English explaining “Why I want to work at DICE”.
We look forward to receiving your application!
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