Uncapped Games - VFX Artist (All Levels)


Anywhere Remote only

Full time

Design + UX

Mar 6




Uncapped Games of Tencent’s Lightspeed & Quantum Studios is focused on creating an original, action-packed PC Real-Time Strategy game that has a low barrier to entry and is impossible to master.  Our ambitious group of passionate developers is looking for a talented and versatile VFX Artist with Unity platform experience to help us create a dynamic and exciting new world.


  • Freedom to collaborate beyond the boundaries of your role
  • Highly creative and collaborative start-up culture 
  • Flexible remote work options
  • Competitive pay and benefits

 What you’ll get to do:

  • Collaborate with the Art Team to help define the style and aesthetic for the game’s VFX needs
  • Help set up and optimize the VFX pipeline and workflow
  • Build and implement a library of stunning and performant shared and unique VFX
  • Collaborate with other developers to take a multi-discipline approach to creative exploration and problem solving

 What we are looking for:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience and 1 shipped title in game development as a VFX Artist
  • Comfort with establishing and iterating on stylized real-time VFX seen from a top down/isometric camera view (for RTS, MOBA, ARPG style camera)
  • Strong grasp of composition, color, animation and timing principles from an isometric view
  • Ability to create 2D/3D VFX using flipbook animations, particle systems, 3D models, etc. using Maya, Photoshop or similar software
  • Proficiency with Unity’s shader graph in an HDRP pipeline with VFX optimization experience


  • Ability to author custom VFX shaders
  • A strong passion for the RTS genre

The base pay range for this position in California is $97,000 to $175,400 per year.

Actual pay is based on market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign on payment, relocation package, and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, as well as other medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the specific position offered.

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