Start a career at virtuos

Talent development is at the core of our business. Virtuos invested in establishing itself as the #1 choice for talents in the digital entertainment industry in China by building a great strong record of projects to attract an excellent team to attract more incredible projects.

11 reasons to join virtuos

1. Be a part of the biggest games and movies in the world

The biggest AAA console games. The world’s hottest Facebook games. 
Blockbuster Hollywood movies. Virtuos confidentiality agreements mean that we can only talk about a few of the incredible projects that we work on.

But if you name a few of your favorite game and movie franchises, and there’s a good chance Virtuos is already busy at work on the next title in the series.

Work with Virtuos and you can influence these major projects, and see your work on the big screen.

“Every time we go see one of the movies that we worked on, it is incredibly gratifying to see our work up on the big screen.”
- Qin – Film Artist

2. Add multiple game titles to your portofolio every year

Most game developers work on the same game every day for several years.  

At Virtuos, team members are able to participate in far more games, typically contributing to several major projects each year.  

The exposure to so many projects allows our team members to build their skills rapidly and grow as professionals.

“For me, an artist, being able to work on a lot of different games is a great thing.
Every game has a different art style to explore and different challenges to master. I love it.”

Zhao, 3D Artist

 

3. Join an elite international team

By working at Virtuos, you will be constantly immerged in an international environment.

You will work with colleagues from 15 countries who bring experience from dozens of world-leading development companies, not to mention hundreds of major projects while at Virtuos.

Virtuos has an official working language of English and offers Chinese and English language lessons in-house.

“I work with people from France, the US, Denmark and Taiwan – and everybody brings interesting experience and a unique perspective.”
 Qiao, Game Designer

 

4. Develop your expertise on the latest platforms and technology

Being skilled on multiple platforms is a major success factor for companies and individuals in the industry today.

And with a motto of delivering more content on more platforms, being multiplatform is part of Virtuos’ DNA.

 Join Virtuos and you will have the opportunity to develop your skills on the latest consoles, smartphones and online platforms, and will be challenged to push the boundaries of today’s cutting-edge game engines and editors.

“We have many types of projects that allow me to use different engines, learn and use various design techniques, and gain a lot of experience from working in the team.”  
 Qiao, Game Designer

5. Team up with world-leading developers

Virtuos clients – 15 of the top 20 digital entertainment companies in the world – become your clients and teammates on big game projects.

You will work with top developers located in countries such as the USA, the UK, Korea, Japan, Canada, France, China and Sweden.

You will be offered opportunities to improve your English and, as you gain more experience, to travel abroad to visit the client’s studios.

Check out some of our team’s business trips: to San Francisco, and Amsterdam.

“Generally, my favorite projects are when we are directly integrated to client pipelines.
We become part of their team, share their game engines, and are suddenly part of a new giant AAA team for a few months.”

Arnaud – Level Artist

6. Join a fast-growing and stable company

Virtuos has added 100 or more team members every year since it was established in 2004, and expanded to seven locations worldwide.

Backed by its partner Legend (Lenovo computers), the Number one IT group in China, Virtuos plans to continue expanding to meet the growing demand of our clients in the digital entertainment production market.

7. Improve your skills with training and development

Virtuos provides intensive inception and ongoing training for all team members.  

We views talent development as the core of our business, and we have established a comprehensive certificate training path to help our team build skills in specific tracks such as programming, art or game design, as well as general management skills such as project management.

“I was one of the first graduates of Virtuos in-house training program in 2006… I did not realize that it would be the start of such a big career.”
Qin – Film Artist

 

8. Competitive salary and social benefits

Virtuos employees enjoy competitive salaries, health insurance coverage and a benefits package including pension and housing allowances.  In addition, employees enjoy generous annual vacation leave, as well as leave for marriage, maternity, childbirth, and other life events.

9. Live in one of our four great studio locations

Shanghai, Chengdu, Xian and Saigon: Four of Asia’s most incredible cities, each with their own distinct flavor and adventures.

Virtuos centers are located downtown in each of these cities, enabling easy commuting and providing great local restaurants.  

They also provide a great jumping off point for exploring the rest of Asia.

“Shanghai is a great city, good people, delicious food and lots of fun… a lot of interesting places to explore and enjoy.
This is becoming my favorite place to live.”

Akram – Technical Artist

 

10. Awesome staff activities, company trips and clubs

Join one of our several football teams, our lunch time ping pong tournaments, our in-house Nerf gun club, or pack a bag and join us on a big weekend outing.

Virtuos has a ton of fun community activities to participate in.  

Of course, you are welcome to start your own club or activity.

Keep up with our latest adventures on our Weibo page or our Facebook page.

11. Become a top-tier digital talent

No other company will expose you to as many world-famous projects, no other company will challenge you to stretch your skills as far, and no other company will bring you the kind of life adventure that you will find at Virtuos.

That’s why we say that you can have an Unlimited digital career here.

Are you up for the challenge?

What is the Virtuos Experience?

At Virtuos, our goal is to create the industry’s best digital production team, a team that is focused on excelling
at the art and science of making great games and movies.Just like our Virtuos Experience for clients, we implement a
Virtuos Experience for team members which helps us ensure that we are offering a fulfilling career experience for our teams.

“I really enjoy my career at Virtuos for three reasons: because my hard work is recognized by my team leaders, I always have chance to get challenging projects, and I receive training on technology and management topics.” Tian

We will foster a friendly environment

We are in the business of fun, and we don’t forget that. With a team of hundreds of creatives, we provide outlets for their passions including a dedicated sculpture room, organized game tournaments and team building excursions. This also means balancing work and life requirements. We strive to mitigate heavy project requirements as much as possible through teamwork and strong planning.

“I have just started at Virtuos, and I have been most surprised by the company’s casual and friendly work atmosphere. My team sits together and communicates a lot without boundaries and it helps us discuss and resolve problems quickly.” Chen

We will listen to you and recognize your efforts

When one of the titles we worked on is released, we celebrate just like ourclient’s teams, with internal recognition for the team behind the project. Frequent project cycles and regular team member reviews give us many opportunities to provide performance feedback to help our people improve. We provide clear channels for team members to contribute their ideas and feedback and take efforts to translate them into actions and improvements to enhance their lives at Virtuos.

We will attract world class projects

Virtuos’ incredible talent base attracts the industry’s best projects. And a reputation for working on our blockbuster game and movie projects helps us attract the best talent. Look through our client list and you will see many of the biggest names in digital entertainment. These projects enable our team members to grow their talents according to world-class quality expectations.

“Generally, my favorite projects are when we are directly integrated to client pipelines. We become part of their team, share their game engines, work with their files, and are suddenly part of a new giant AAA team for a few months.” Arnaud

We will provide a clear career path

Virtuos has a deep career development program for each specific role, with well-defined career skill milestones, and resources to enable Virtuosi to climb their own professional development ladder. Faster project cycles and an ever-expanding team enable our team members to grow rapidly. We have established an extensive training system with certifications to mark your progress, and a career grading system from Intern to CEO.

“I was one of the first graduates of Virtuos in-house training program (now Virtuos Academy) way back in 2006… I did not realize that it would be the start of such a big career.” Qin

Meet Some of the Virtuos Team

See what team members have to say about life at Virtuos. Virtuos employs team members
from more than 15 nationalities across 7 locations worldwide. Here are a few of our team members, in their own words.

Akram

Akram
3D Art

I chose Virtuos because it was a foreign company, and it seemed like a great way to broaden my horizons.

Akram

Arnaud

Arnaud
Level Art

We become part of their team, share their game engines, work with their files, and are suddenly part of a new giant AAA team for a few months.

Arnaud

Cai

Cai
Artist

Now my dream has come true, and I’m a game designer able to create game environments.

Cai

Chen

Chen
Programming

Everything is open and it is convenient for the team to communicate and discuss the issues we may meet.

Chen

Hugo

Hugo
Account Management

I’ve been wanting to work with video games for a long time now, and Virtuos represented a great opportunity to do so.

Hugo

Lu

Lu
Production

Virtuos works with the top clients on the planet, and participates in the best game projects in this world!

Lu

Qiao

Qiao
Game design

We have many types of projects that allow me to learn and use various design techniques, and gain a lot of experience from working in the team.

Qiao

Qin

Qin
3D Film Art

Every time we go see one of the movies that we worked on, it is incredibly gratifying to see our work up on the big screen.

Qin

Zhao

Zhao
3D Game Art

I am involved with more than ten projects every year. I think this is one of the main advantages to joining Virtuos – we have access to all kinds of games.

Zhao

START A CAREER AT VIRTUOS

Virtuos is constantly on the look-out for new or experienced talent ready to take their careers to the next level.
This section contains a selection of current job openings. But there may be other opportunities.

So do not hesitate to contact us directly by sending us a motivation letter, a resume and if applicable a portfolio.
You can also browse our open positions by location.

Art

20

Jobs available

Engineering

12

Jobs available

Administration

7

Jobs available

Production

21

Jobs available

Game design

2

Jobs available

QA

0

Job available

Animation

2

Jobs available

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