Lighting Artist

AAA IP - Hybrid Working - Industry Recognised Studio

Job Type
Salary on application

Do you have lighting experience, and are you seeking a new hybrid-working, UK-based job? Skillsearch is helping a games company find a mid-level Lighting Artist, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package and is based in Guildford.  

As a Lighting Artist, you will create AAA-quality lighting for engaging game experiences.  

To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do: 

  • Work with technical art and engineering to deliver world-class and innovative techniques 
  • Optimise lighting content for memory and performance while retaining visual quality 
  • Collaborate with tech art and graphics engineers on materials/shaders, shadows, anti-aliasing and other image quality issues. 

To apply for this lighting role, you will need an impressive portfolio demonstrating your skills and achievements. You will also require the following: 

  • Experience creating real-time dynamic and baked lighting, grading and other post-fx, all with an eye on image quality and performance 
  • Lighting experience in UE4/5 (or similar game engine)
  • Experience in industry standard art tools such as required 3DS Max/Maya, Photoshop 
  • Working knowledge of art creation workflow, asset exporting, and data-driven pipelines 
  • Experience managing and training a team of lighting artists. 

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a welcoming and inclusive culture. 

If this full-time Lighting Artist job motivates and inspires you, please contact Ashley from Skillsearch at today. 

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Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Ashley Baker

Principal Resourcing Consultant (Game Animation, Development & Marketing)

Ash is one of our Animation, Development & Marketing consultants, working on Joe's team to find the best candidates the market has to offer! However, being great at finding the best people the best jobs isn’t Ash’s only claim to fame... His first taste of success was when he featured in an ad for the Champion’s League! If a job in animation, development or marketing is your goal, get in touch with Ash today!

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