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Full-Time

Senior Lighting Artist

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2K

2K

1,001-5,000 employees

Publishes diverse portfolio of video games

Senior, Expert

Remote in Canada

Category
Concept Art
Animation
Visual Effects (VFX)
Art, Graphics & Animation
Required Skills
Agile
Unreal Engine
Communications
Animation
Marketing
Requirements
  • 5+ years of real-time lighting experience in 3D AAA games
  • Experience as a Senior Lighting Artist on one AAA title
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Art or Digital Media, or equivalent work experience
  • Working knowledge of Lumen and Blueprint
  • Experience developing high quality lighting under runtime constraints
  • Experience working with a team of artists towards a common goal
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills
  • Highly detail-oriented, deadline-driven, and able to embrace change for a fast-growing organization
  • Uncompromising ethics and unwavering integrity
Responsibilities
  • Contribute to the construction of the lighting pipeline within the Unreal engine
  • Collaborate with lighting and technical artists in multiple locations to elevate the composition of game environments
  • Partner with the animation and cinematics teams to light in-game and pre-rendered cinematics
  • Create shot composition and rendering of key art and marketing shots when required
  • Collaborate with the Cinematic and VFX teams to solve challenging technical lighting problems
  • Troubleshoot issues in Blueprint and find elegant solutions
  • Support art best practices and standards within the team
  • Contribute to a positive, proactive, and agile work environment that encourages innovation and collaboration
  • Collaborate closely with the Lighting Lead to understand and uphold the visual style and direction for lighting
  • Contribute to and help maintain efficient lighting pipelines and workflows
  • Research and share new techniques and technologies related to lighting with the goal of continuous development and improvement
  • Work closely with other groups within the art department to achieve cohesive and visually stunning results
  • Receive and apply constructive feedback as part of our iterative process effectively while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Maintain the values of Cloud Chamber

2K Games is an excellent workplace for professionals passionate about creating diverse video game genres ranging from sports to role-playing. By congregating talents from top-tier studios such as Visual Concepts, Firaxis, and others, it fosters a collaborative environment conducive to creative freedom and technical skill enhancement. The company's broad scope in gaming technologies ensures continual learning and career growth, making it a prominent player in the video game publishing industry.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Novato, California

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

1%

Benefits

Health Care Benefits

Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

401k Retirement Plan

Life and Disability Benefits

Group Legal Plan

Wellbeing Program

Childcare Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous Compassionate Leave

Companywide End of Year Break