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Lighting Artist – AAA Games – Sweden, Stockholm

Location: Sweden, Stockholm Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 2 years ago


My client is a signature studio in Sweden and has been creating brilliant games for over a decade. Their recent games have received critical acclaim and commercial success on PC and Console.

As an Environment Artist you will enjoy artistic ownership of gameplay levels, pushing your aesthetic and technical skills to the fullest. Your interest lies foremost with creating realistic worlds, exteriors and interiors, as well as nature. You thrive in an environment where you continually use your ability to multi-task and communicate with colleagues within several different disciplines.

Duties Include:

  • Experience with in-house/commercial game engines
  • Experience lighting real time levels
  • Experience in how lights impact on the game performance
  • AA/BFA preferred, or at least demonstrates through portfolio an industry standard level of art
  • Strong sense of light and shadow demonstrated
  • Knowledge of colour theory (Art History can be useful)
  • Ability to follow design reference and sympathy with wide range of styles
  • Ability to light characters and environments, interior & exterior, different times of day, etc.
  • Understanding of composition and the ability to enhance mood by lighting
  • Experience with materials/shaders and their relationship to light
  • Wide understanding of lighting/rendering technologies (pre-render and real-time rendering, sub surface scattering, HDR, refraction, etc)
  • Must possess excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to work in a collaborative environment, taking direction from the Art Director/Leads as necessary

Skills to include:

  • Create the lighting look for our games in accordance with the art direction
  • Own lighting for game levels and dynamic/scripted lighting


Interested in this job? Applications are reviewed continuously so please email your CV along with a link to your portfolio.

 Declan Blayney | Art Consultant | OPM Response Ltd

The salary bracket is approximate and is no guarantee of the income on offer.  Salary and benefits will be discussed with candidates at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

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