VFX and Animation Artist

Posted on 2/27/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops social mobile gaming experiences

Consumer Software



Required Skills
UI/UX Design
  • A portfolio demonstrating all aspects of your skill
  • Bachelor's degree in related fields
  • 2+ years of experience in shipping multiple apps or especially games with a proven workflow
  • Advanced level knowledge of Adobe Design Tools, Unity, Spine
  • Be comfortable working in a variety of visual styles while sometimes proposing new styles when needed
  • Animation of UI elements, game objects and characters in Unity using animation timeline / dotween
  • Implementation of Particle System and Shader practices with up-to-date techniques in accordance with the new versions
  • Optimizing sprites and textures of visuals, animations, and visual effects for better performance
  • Finding and applying creative solutions to improve user experience of animations and effects in projects
  • Working closely with designers and engineering teams to produce visual effects supporting gameplay, user experience, and marketing

Zynga is a leading developer in interactive entertainment, specializing in mobile social gaming with a portfolio of games that are widely popular worldwide. This company excels in creating games that not only engage but also connect millions of users daily, making it an exciting workplace for those interested in innovative game design and development. The focus on accessible and social-oriented gaming within a collaborative and dynamic environment provides a unique opportunity for professionals looking to impact the global gaming community.

Company Stage


Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Compensation - Competitive salary, performance bonuses, opportunities for equity participation, retirement/pension savings support programs

Health - Medical, Dental, Vision covered for employees with participation for employees eligible dependents as well as Disability and life insurance program

Family - Generous parental leave for birth parents, partners and adoptive families. Infertility support, emergency child care and flexible time-off policies

Wellness - Gym benefits, wellness programs, employee assistance programs and generous time-off policies

Food - Food and snacks made in-house or delivered, healthy snack kitchens with drinks and treats, coffee bars, regular social gatherings and happy hours

Work & Life - Flexible time-off policies (DTO), office rest areas, gaming spaces, employee discounts and more

Transit Benefits - Shuttle service in select locations, commuter/parking benefits, secure bicycle storage, business travel assistance

Resource Groups - Women at Zynga (WAZ), zCares charitable giving, zParents, zEndurance adventure club, BZU, zPride LGBTQ+ inclusion and belonging