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Lighting Artist – London, UK – AAA Games

Location: London, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24928 Posted: 7 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: AAA Games

OPM’s client is seeking a motivated and experienced Lighting Artist to join their studio.

The successful candidate will possess a strong understanding of lighting and composition to build upon the work of other artists, while enhancing and supporting their work.


  • Work with the Art Director and Lead Artists to maintain artistic style and mood is in line with the defined visual style for the game.
  • Work together with the Design Team to maintain gameplay requirements, and with Tech Art to achieve a balance between aesthetic quality and performance requirements.
  • Help to drive narrative story telling through effective use of colour, light, and mood.


  • Fantastic artistic knowledge and ability to devise innovative lighting solutions.
  • Experience working with lighting in Unreal Engine 4.
  • Strong grasp of the lighting process, especially regarding static lighting, light map creation, an understanding of light diffusion, atmospherics, global illumination and PBR.
  • Excellent communication skills .
  • Passionate about gaming and games development.

DESIRED SKILLS (good to have):

  • Good traditional art skills or photography.
  • Good knowledge of physically based rendering.
  • Ability to contribute to R&D of new techniques and implement into production pipeline.
  • Knowledge of post processing; colour grading, SSAO, bloom, tone mapping curves, HDR, etc.


  • Private Medical and Dental Cover
  • Onsite counselling and an employee assistant program.
  • Fully paid 30 weeks maternity leave & 10 weeks paternity leave.
  • Flexitime and life assurance.
  • Referral bonuses and 1% of the studio's revenue share after 1 years’ continuous service.
  • Total of 36 days off.
  • Enhanced company pension contributions.
  • Cycle to work, car leasing schemes, a free car park and more.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 412!

Tagged as: AAA, Lighting Art, Unreal Engine

Tags: AAA , Lighting Art , Unreal Engine Categories: Art , Creative


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