Lead VFX Artist
Updated on 9/4/2023
PlayStation Global

5,001-10,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service
Company Overview
Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Art, Graphics & Animation
  • Has shipped at least one AAA title as a Lead VFX Artist
  • Strong work ethic and world class, lead-from-the-front mindset
  • Has strong self-awareness of strengths and weaknesses
  • Experienced in expression-based editors to create industry-defining content
  • Has a portfolio that demonstrates in-depth understanding of next-gen game engines
  • Expertise with PBR, lighting, rendering, and material authoring
  • Excellent artistic interpretive skills translating concept to in-game content
  • Strong technical prowess in a PBR based VFX workflow
  • Works closely with the Art Director to keep quality and style consistent across all environments
  • Provides direction to VFX artists for aesthetic and technical considerations
  • Coordinates with adjacent departments to ensure dependencies are met and bottlenecks are mitigated
  • Works with Production to prioritize work and maintain a clear and consistent schedule
  • Schedules the team, reviews work for quality, and carries out various supervisory responsibilities
  • Upholds a sense of professional ownership, promotes a positive morale, and ensures tasks completed to the Bluepoint quality bar
  • Is proactive in finding answers and able to clearly communicate issues and direction to the team
  • Assists in managing artist workload within common project management software
Desired Qualifications
  • In addition, this role is eligible for SIE's top-tier benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, matching 401(k), paid time off, wellness program and coveted employee discounts for Sony products. This role also may be eligible for a package. Click here to learn more