Senior Lighting Artist

Story-Driven Projects - Multi-Project Studio - Small Teams Working on AAA Games

Job Type
Salary on application
10 days ago

Do you have real-time lighting experience, and are you seeking a new job in Guildford? Our gaming sector client is looking for a full-time Senior Lighting Artist, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

In this position, you will take charge of a team of lighting artists and oversee the quality of results and productivity of the team for one of our client's cinematic games.

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 the Art Director to fully understand the visual style and visual goals for the project
  • Ensure the work done on the team meets these goals by working closely with the artists, reviewing their work and offering artistic guidance when needed
  • Work with Production departments to set project timeframes by accurately accessing how long lighting tasks will take
  • Ensure that the team is able to meet project goals in the scheduled time and stays motivated to achieve great results

To apply for this lighting role, you will need at least 5 years of experience as a lighting artist, or equivalent senior artist role, working on at least one AAA title. You will also require the following:

  • In-depth understanding and practical experience of lighting in either real-time gaming engines or in high-end CGI productions
  • Solid technical understanding of real-time rendering processes in modern game engines
  • A portfolio of work demonstrating your ability as an artist
  • A proven track record of being an effective leader in an art discipline.

If you’re looking to make a positive impact and create change, possessing an inclusive and committed approach, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package.

Don't hesitate to get in touch with Eleanor at today to apply for this full-time Senior Lighting Artist position in Guildford.

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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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Eleanor Widdowson

Game Art Consultant

Our Art Resourcer, Eleanor is on hand to help candidates with expertise in all areas of game art from Character Artists to Environment Artists, UI Artists, Technical Artists and everything in between – so get in touch if you’re looking for a new role in this space! There’s no rest for the wicked as in her spare time you’ll find Eleanor working on her side hustle – crocheting! Ask her about her Etsy shop to see her latest creations...

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