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Wild Sheep Studio
310 avenue Saint-Maur
34000 Montpellier

Date : 03.04.2019
Reference : AFJV-EDEV1044-15603

Wild Sheep Studio

Wild Sheep Studio is a video game company, based in Montpellier, South of France. We are creating Wild, an open world action adventure game created by Michel Ancel and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment.

Senior FX Artist

Fixed term contract Montpellier (34)

Position Duties

Who you are :
  • You have an artistic skill-set combined with the technical know-how to create realistic, impressive and expressive effects.
  • You have a good understanding of scripting, particle systems, 3d packages (3DS Max) and shader writing.

The missions :
  • You will visualize and implement real-time particle- and shader-effects that create rewarding player feedback
  • You will set up the logic that drives the effects and ensure your work runs within performance requirements
  • You will collaborate with the creative and the technical teams to push your special effects to the next level.
  • You will use custom tech developed by the studio, helping it to expand.

Candidate Profile

You have :
  • At least 2 shipped video games as a visual effects artist
  • Strong knowledge of Photoshop and 3Ds Max, Maya or Blender. Experience with Houdini is a plus.
  • A strong reel/portfolio showing real-time game FX work
  • Knowledge of shader languages (GLSL, HLSL, etc)
  • Scripting abilities (knowing of lua, python, javascript,c, c#, maxscript, mel or any other language will be a perfect foundation)

Additional Information

Working at Wild Sheep Studio means working with a small team with big ambitions. The atmosphere at Wild Sheep Studio is open, relaxed and playful. We offer excellent benefits with competitive compensation, extensive healthcare and 25 days of holidays.


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