Vacancies in Art & Animation

Associate Lead Lighting Artist AAA PC/Console Scotland - REF 2890


Our client is a well-established PC/Console games studio based in Scotland, who are seeking an adept Lighting Artist for full-time position at their unique Edinburgh studio, specializing in crafting a world that elevates storytelling with colour and composition. This role is offered onsite alongside a strong relocation package, competitive salary, and benefits.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop and manage all lighting elements (Exterior, Interior, Props)
  • Guide and nurture Associate Lighting Artists, overseeing and evaluating performance
  • Master our workflows and tools, actively contributing to tool enhancement
  • Balance visual quality with real-time game performance demands
  • Align artistic style with the defined visual design, contributing to location references
  • Collaborate with design to enhance missions, objectives, and game flow through lighting
  • Complete lighting deliverables according to production schedule

Who you are:

  • Industry expertise with shipped titles in Senior/Lead Lighting Artist roles
  • An impressive portfolio showcasing your skills
  • Solid technical understanding and quick adaptability to new In-Game lighting engines, programs, and systems
  • Proficiency in real-time or offline lighting suites, including industry-standard tools for environment and character lighting
  • Enthusiastic about learning new tools and keeping updated on lighting advancements and contributing to their advancement
  • Strong self-motivation and autonomy, effective prioritization, and multitasking capabilities
  • Proficiency in real-time lighting techniques, with consideration for offline techniques (plus)


  • Competitive salary
  • Involvement in cutting-edge, large-scale entertainment projects
  • Friendly and inclusive environment promoting continuous learning
  • Unique studio location at the heart of a vibrant city
  • Great private health insurance and pension system


Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2890.

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