Vacancies in Art & Animation

Lead Lighting Artist AAA Games Studio UK Ref 2143


This award-winning AAA games studio based in London who is looking for a Lead Lighting Artist with a solid artistic foundation and an eye for detail, to join their talented team and work on their exciting new projects.

What will you be doing?

  • Liaising with and taking direction from the Art Director with regard to scene lighting for cinematics and gameplay
  • Team management
  • Maintenance and raising the quality bar
  • Build lighting pipeline – engaging with the Technical and Engineering teams
  • Identifying risks and opportunities
  • Collaborate and coordinate with the Production team and other Leads on the project

Who you are

  • A Lighting Artist, with experience at Senior/ Lead level in the games industry or film industry with an impressive portfolio showcasing your body of work
  • Good leadership skills
  • A passion for the craft
  • Shipped AAA title/s, at least 1 title
  • Pipelines and art techniques in Unreal
  • PBR and HDR pipelines
  • Understanding of cinematography lighting fundamentals
  • Baked and dynamic lighting solutions in Unreal


This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a leading game studio. This studio offers a comprehensive benefits package, with a focus on the staff and their families and advocates for a work-life balance.


Does this sound like your dream job? Then please forward your CV as a Word document to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2143.

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