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Principal Lighting Artist – AAA Console/PC Games – Hybrid/Onsite – London, UK

One Player Mission’s client is looking for an experienced Principal Lighting Artist to help them set a high artistic and technical bar that inspires their team and helps them achieve striking and beautifully lit games, infused with mood and atmosphere.

The successful candidate will have a strong craft and technical understanding and a ability capture different image styles and stories.


  • Strong understanding of art principles including tone, composition and colour theory.
  • Great technical understanding of Real Time Lighting.
  • Good understanding of Physically Based Rendering and HDR pipelines.
  • Good mentorship and empathetic people management capability.
  • Mastery over the baked and dynamic lighting solutions in Unreal.


  • Good understanding of Blueprints or other tools.
  • Experience shipping titles on the Unreal Engine.


  • Bring the Art Directions vision and Aesthetics to life with excellent fidelity.
  • Help building and maintaining a Lighting Pipeline that is scalable and that can provide excellent results.
  • Ensuring the visuals of the game deliver a great game experience and readability.
  • Collaborate with other sub-disciplines including Environment Art, Level Design, VFX, Cinematics and Tech Art.
  • Maintain excellent quality, efficiency and consistency across your work and mentor other artists to elevated the team expertise.


  • Work your way, with access to progressive working patterns including hybrid and fully remote
  • Substantial performance-related pay system on top of your basic compensation, along with enhanced pension contributions and life assurance scheme
  • Bespoke VISA and relocation packages for you and your family, with support from our team throughout the whole process
  • 25 days of holiday and 8 Bank Holidays a year, plus our annual studio closure between Christmas and New Year’s

And many more!

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 415!

Principal Lighting Artist – AAA Console/PC Games – Hybrid/Onsite – London, UK

London, UK
Full time

Published on 02/03/2023

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