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VFX Artist

Fortitude Games is looking for a talented and exciting VFX Artist to join our studio in Guildford to create captivating and highly polished effects and animations for our flagship title.

We are looking for someone who understands what flair and drama look like, how to translate that knowledge into effects and animations, and are excited to work closely across with all our departments to get their vision directly into the game and into players’ hands. You will be delivering everything from 2D menu effects & animation with the flexibility to work in a range of 3D software and traditional methods.

This role will play a critical part in the development of both our game and our studio, representing a chance for the right person to join a small but rapidly growing team and have a huge impact on the quality and style of our games.


  • Design original and beautiful VFX and animations that delight and surprise
  • Work as part of the team to deliver your vision to its best effect
  • Engage fully with the team to understand and help develop effective pipelines for the studio
  • Maintain a deep and broad knowledge of current visual standards for games across the industry — and look for ways for us to match and exceed those standards

Essential Skills and Requirements

  • Exciting portfolio that demonstrates you know how to knock animations and effects out of the park
  • One or more shipped game titles (ideally on mobile, but platform is not essential)
  • In-depth knowledge of VFX principles and a passion for excellence
  • Creative with excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional eye for detail and quality

Desirable Skills and Requirements

  • Knowledge of 3D modelling and animation
  • Technical ability with Unity

About Fortitude
Fortitude is a new studio based in Guildford, UK, dedicated to building innovative and creative
games. Our team includes multi-BAFTA nominated talent and we have a close and highly-developed
working relationship with parent company Mediatonic and their extensive network and support.

We are looking for highly-motivated and talented individuals with the passion and skills to
deliver premium-quality games from day one, while growing as part of a small team working with
original properties and highly-acclaimed IPs to create a world-class games studio.

We look forward to your application!

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