VFX Artist (Unannounced Project)



We are PUBG, the global battle royale phenomenon! After the release of our flagship title in 2017 we have become one of the highest selling games of all time with over 70 million copies sold – that’s a lot of Chicken Dinners! We are now incredibly excited to be recruiting for our new Unannounced Project.

We are headquartered in Seoul, South Korea and sit within the KRAFTON, Inc. corporation. From our Amsterdam office, we cover Europe, Middle East & Africa, and the CIS region, and have teams dedicated to Game Development, Product Management, Esports, Content, Communications, Creative, Merchandise, HR and more.

Our office is situated in the Amsterdam Arena area, a buzzing business hub in the southeastern part of the city. Accommodating some of the world’s largest and most exciting companies, the area also transforms at night into a popular social destination. Not far from our office, you’ll find iconic venues such as the Ziggo Dome, Heineken Music Hall and Johan Cruijff Arena – home of Ajax Football Club.

Our Amsterdam team reflects the city’s diverse look and feel. Being mainly expats, we currently represent more than 20 different nationalities – and we are still growing and adding to our team.

As a VFX Artist you will be responsible for creating various gameplay or environmental visual effects, managing both artistic and technical aspects of the VFX pipeline and supporting the artistic direction of the game. 


Basic responsibilities:  

  • Coordinate with design, art, tech and audio to create stunning VFX
  • Create VFX systems for gameplay features
  • Create VFX systems for environment art and set dressing
  • Be responsible for all aspects of VFX with an emphasis on quality and performance
  • Identify and plan the VFX needs for the project
  • Participate in performance follow-ups in collaboration with the Producer 

What we’re ideally looking for:  

  • Several years in a similar position, within the games industry (AAA experience preferential) 
  • Created VFX for realistic style games
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4/5 and Niagara VFX System
  • Experience with Houdini is a bonus
  • Experience in authoring Materials/Textures for VFX is a bonus
  • Good eye for color and contrast, composition and visual balance
  • Strong portfolio showing VFX skills and demonstrating a high level of artistic creativity
  • Familiarity with the game development cycle 

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • An allowance to cover the Dutch mandatory health insurance
  • 25 paid + 3 extra paid working days off a year
  • Relocation package
  • Pension scheme
  • A commuter allowance
  • Free breakfast, and subsidized lunch at the office restaurant
  • A range of snacks & drinks
  • Free gym in our office building plus additional discounts for gyms around Amsterdam
  • Full assistance with visas and the 30% ruling applications when the candidate is eligible

If this sounds like a good fit for your skills and experience then apply right away!

Location: Amsterdam

Date posted: 2023-01-03