VFX Artist (m/f)

For Deep Silver FISHLABS in Hamburg, Germany

  • Permanent
  • Relocation assistance

Your Crew

You will work together with an experienced team of developers and a small multi-national expert art team where you will assume ownership and enjoy creative freedom.

Mission Briefing

  • Work closely with your Lead and concept, propose and present effect ideas to fill our cinematic Sci-Fi universe with life
  • Team up with artists, designers, engineers and audio staff to ensure your visual effects blow everybody's mind
  • Use 3ds Max, Photoshop and the Unreal Engine 4 to create and implement stunning realtime VFX
  • See your work come to life on the Playstation4


  • A thorough understanding of VFX production, both artistic and technical, demonstrated with an excellent showreel
  • You participated in at least one AAA production as a key contributor for visual effects
  • Self-motivation, good communication skills, and a great team-player attitude
  • Strong technical skills using UE4's Cascade Particle Systems and Material Editor
  • Excellent sense of scale, timing, detail, form, texture and color
  • Ability to technically deconstruct visual effects from other game and film references.
  • Experience in compositing and 3D software (After Effects, 3ds Max etc.)
  • Experience in Houdini and material- and shader creation are a strong plus

Please add to your application a variety of work samples that demonstrate your skills in the field of VFX creation (online portfolio link with video footage preferred).

Mission Support

  • Here’s to you! Fresh fruit, free beverages and special conditions for gym membership
  • Do it! Personal responsibility, freedom and short decision-making routes
  • The Unit! Open office, friendly atmosphere and with professionals always willing to lend a hand
  • There you are! Centrally located, bright and modern offices where creativity flourishes
  • Have Fun!Of course play some games along the way
  • And what else!? Learn more about your new professional homebase

How to Apply

We are looking forward to your application. To give us a more extensive first impression of you, a substantial application will be appreciated. The minimum content should be a short motivation letter and your CV. If you have questions regarding the application just drop us an e-mail at jobs@dsfishlabs.com. An application via our online tool is preferred.

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We specialize in high-end 3D games across a broad range of platforms – be it classic systems such as console and mobile or new hardware like Apple TV and Nintendo Switch. Our award-winning portfolio includes the blockbuster space action shooter Manticore - Galaxy on Fire (available on the Nintendo eShop) and the tactical zombie brawler Dead Island: Survivors

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