Senior VFX Artist
Company: SPACES,Inc. Status: Contract Travel Required: No
The power of virtual reality and mixed reality make it possible to take anyone anywhere, and SPACES Inc. is bringing that power to a bold new era of VR-enabled theme parks and attractions. Based in Los Angeles, SPACES boasts one of the most accomplished teams in the VR industry, with artists, designers and programmers from film, television, video games, visual effects, theme parks and animation -- all eager to explore the limitless new horizons of VR and mixed reality.
The Senior VFX Artist will design, create and implement dynamic and dramatic game like special effects for VR (explosions, fire, smoke and other environmental effects, electric effects, water, weapon attacks, etc.) using Unity. The ideal candidate has the ability to make experiential visual effects and should exhibit creativity, technical, animation and artistic skills.
Must be able to work in the US.
To apply, please submit your portfolio, resume and cover letter.
MORE ABOUT US:
SPACES is led by CEO Shiraz Akmal and CTO Brad Herman, VR pioneers who previously oversaw virtual reality development at DreamWorks Animation. Leading investors in SPACES include Songcheng Performance Development Co. Ltd., with whom it operates a $30-million theme-park joint venture in China; Comcast Ventures, the venture-capital affiliate of Comcast Corporation; and Youku Global Media Fund, among others.
You can learn more about SPACES by reading recent news articles about our work and our vision:
Venture Beat: SPACES gets another $6.5 million for its VR theme park dreams
DreamWorks Animation veterans create Spaces VR startup with $3M in funding
SPACES, Songcheng Form Joint Venture to Bring Virtual and Mixed Reality to China’s Top Theme Parks and Live-Streaming Video Service