Visual Effects Artist (World of Tanks Blitz)

Minsk, Belarus

Wargaming is looking to hire a Visual Effects Artist to join the Minsk-based Art Team working on World of Tanks Blitz.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work hand in hand with some of the world’s best professionals while utilizing the mobile industry’s best practices. What’s even more inspiring, the results of your work will be enjoyed by millions of players around the world.

What will you do?

  • Create new visual effects in World of Tanks Blitz
  • Take the existing game effects up a notch
  • Create textures for visual effects
  • Solve arising technology- and artistry-related issues both within your team and while working with other teams

What are we looking for?

  • Experience working with game engines (Unity3D and Unreal Engine preferably) or other particle systems
  • Hands-on experience with Adobe Photoshop and Autodesk 3ds Max (Maya)
  • Understanding of physics fundamentals, knowledge of general principles of dynamics and pyrotechnics and the fundamentals of creating visual effects, such as fire, magic, smoke, shots, water, vapor, explosion, dust, etc.
  • A team player able to handle creative criticism and feedback
  • A portfolio

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience working with FumeFX, Houdini PyroFX, Maya Fluids
  • Experience working in game or movie industry
  • Excellent knowledge of color theories, light physics and composition basics as well as the principles of emotional impact
  • Hands-on experience optimizing graphics for game industry
  • Passion for games; player experience

About us

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4000+ employees and offices spread all over the world. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!

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