Hatchery Games is looking for a VFX Artist [Full Time]

Hi Guys!

I’m a co-founder at Hatchery Games, an independent video game development studio, located in Quebec City, Canada. We are currently working on a brand new title and are looking for a VFX Artist to join our team!

Our mission: “Create unique game experiences showcasing memorable creatures and monsters.”.

At Hatchery Games, the visual effect artist is responsible of creating breathtaking effects to clarify the gameplay experience and create memorable moments for our players. By mastering a wide array of software, the artist finds innovative and creative solutions to create complex visual effects that utilize their sense of rhythm as well as their mastery of colors, shaders and 3D modeling.


  • Work closely with game designers to prototype and polish player character gameplay abilities.
  • Work with the level artist to populate our world with visual effects that gives it life.
  • Work with the narrative team to visually represent key story beats.
  • Work within budget based on modern hardware limitations.


  • Able to work in close collaboration with designers, animators and multidisciplinary teams.

  • Mastery of art fundamentals.

  • Mastery of Unreal Engine visual effect creation tools (Niagara).

  • Able to create shaders inside a game engine.

  • 2D assets creation, 3D assets creation, composition and integration.

  • Good communicator.

  • Motivated and independent.

  • Able to self-critique and receive feedback.

Bonus points

  • Able to conceptualise their own effects, a plus.
  • Vectorial maths and visual scripting basis, a plus.
  • 3-5 years of experience working in games as a visual effect artist.

If you are interested in applying, you can check through our website at : Hatchery Games | Québec video game studio

When you join Hatchery Games, you team up with a small group of talented individuals who are all creative and impactful developers regardless of their role. Every member of the team is indispensable to the realization and the direction of the game.

Help us revitalize the universe of the monster catcher and build the game that will leave its mark on the genre.

Thank you for your interest!

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