CURRENT VACANCIES

Fireproof Games are best known for the critically acclaimed game series The Room, and we’re beginning production of a brand new PC/console IP. To realise our ambition we need to grow our team and have a variety of job vacancies. 

Our philosophy is that by working smartly and hiring the best candidates, we can deliver games that delight our audience while avoiding the stress and long hours that are common at other companies. You can find out more about our collaborative approach on our new page all about working at Fireproof.

Fireproof Games is an equal opportunities employer hoping to attract applications from diverse backgrounds. Recruitment selection is based on objective, job-related criteria. Candidates will be chosen on their merits and abilities without regard to their race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

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VFX ARTIST

This is a full time position based in-house at our studio in Guildford, UK.

 

We’re looking for an experienced VFX artist to join Fireproof to create believable & atmospheric VFX.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Understand creative briefs and ensure VFX support the artistic vision for the game
  • Create VFX in Unity within game budget and performance limitations
  • Iterate VFX from concept through to final
  • Work collaboratively with design, art, animation & code to deliver stunning VFX

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • VFX experience in games development, TV or Film production
  • Experience with node-based VFX creation tools an advantage
  • A good working knowledge of Unity, game development workflows, processes and tools
  • Thorough knowledge of content creation software (Maya, 3ds Max, Photoshop, etc)
  • A solid understanding of timing, physics and motion when creating VFX
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Excellent visual communication skills
  • Able to work autonomously & with others
  • Able to take constructive feedback to iterate & improve VFX
  • Excellent eye for quality and detail.

 

If this sounds like your cup of tea then please email your CV with a covering letter to jobs@fireproofstudios.com

CONCEPT ARTIST

This is a full time position based in-house at our studio in Guildford, UK.

 

We’re looking for a talented concept artist to join Fireproof and help make our next game. Working alongside our close-knit team of artists, designers and programmers you will create concept art which steers the visual direction of the game, inspires the team and sets a high visual benchmark.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work alongside the creative team to develop a strong look and feel for the game
  • Create concept art from sketchy thumbnails to polished key art
  • Collaborate with producers, artists, designers and programmers to improve the visual quality of the project

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Fantastic observational skills with an appreciation of composition, proportion, scale, perspective, anatomy, lighting, and colour harmony
  • A fantastic portfolio demonstrating a good range of styles and subject matter
  • Concept art experience in the games, TV or film industries
  • Excellent visual and verbal communication skills
  • Strong eye for quality and detail
  • Able to work well both alone & with others
  • Able to take constructive feedback to iterate & improve artwork
  • Deep knowledge of Photoshop & 2D art principles

 

If this sounds like your cup of tea then please email your CV with a covering letter to jobs@fireproofstudios.com