Lighting Artist

You are a passionate artist who loves to light believable and beautiful levels, cutscenes and characters for a visually impressive online multiplayer game. Your role makes a large impact within a tight knit team, and drastically affects the look and feel of the game. You are eager to contribute to a team effort and explore creative approaches to lighting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Works with the Art Director to drive the lighting vision for the game
  • Work closely with Level Design, Environments, and Tech Art
  • Craft compelling lighting which supports narrative, art direction and gameplay objectives
  • Create lighting for interiors, exteriors, character set-ups, and cinematics
  • Troubleshoot common technical issues with lighting
  • Establish new best practices for lighting
  • Use optimized and performant methods to achieve the required aesthetic

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Solid portfolio demonstrating environment lighting skill
  • Proficiency with materials and light interaction
  • Ability to light interior and exterior scenes
  • Understanding of rendering, lighting, shading networks, polygonal modelling, and texture UVs
  • Knowledge of colour theory, composition, light, and form
  • Experience in Unreal, Maya, Substance
  • Has the understanding to work under performance limitations
  • English is the required language of work
  • Valid Canadian work visa

Bonus points!

  • Experience with environment art asset creation
  • Experience in Substance Designer and Painter
  • Experience with lighting in Unreal


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