Part-Time VFX and Technical Artist

Posted Nov. 14, 2022

Pavonis Interactive has an opening for a remote VFX and technical artist to work on our grand strategy alien invasion game Terra Invicta. This is an open-ended hourly contract position.

Contract rate begins at US $30 an hour, can go higher depending on prior experience. Expect between 10 and 20 hours per week based on need and what ideas we come up with to improve the game.


  • Develop new visual FX, including comet trails, urban lighting visible from space, and aurorae
  • Develop, modify, and debug shaders
  • Assist in optimization of game's graphical systems in Unity
  • Propose and implement new VFX and shaders to enchance the player experience
  • Help with debugging in reported player issues related to video cards, drivers, and graphics settings.


  • Strong understanding of Unity, particularly the Unity Particle System
  • Able to code and debug shaders
  • Comfortable using a Git-based version-control system
  • Fluency in written and spoken English

If interested, please contact Creative Director John Lumpkin here.

Pavonis Interactive is an Equal Opportunity Employer.