banner image

Lighting Artist - Tokyo

Salary:
DOE
Sector:
Art & Animation
Job Type:
Permanent
Region:
Asia
Location:
Japan
Ref #:
A536010
Post Date:
04-08-2021 01:49 PM

We are looking for a dedicated lighting artist for an open-world, next generation, console game. If you get a kick out of watching a movie/game with beautiful lighting, and instinctively know how to lead the player using light, materials and color, you’re the one we’re looking for!


You’re someone who lives and breathes lighting and materials, are familiar with different lighting technologies, and proficient in grading. You know how to reach that perfect balance between lighting and post process. 


Shapefarm is an independent developer based in Tokyo, that believes that quality of life and quality of work can -and should- go hand-in-hand.


Core responsibilities:

  • Use light and materials to produce beautiful scenes

  • Make sure the environments and characters look great

  • Work with our art director and different teams to make sure the rendered end results are beautiful

  • Use post processing to give our games that extra punch

  • Push the limits of UE4 alongside our engineers and tech artists

  • Create game lighting that is optimized and performant as well as aesthetically beautiful.


Necessary qualifications and experience:

  • At least 3 years of experience in the industry, including a significant contribution to at least one shipped AAA title

  • Experience with 1st or 3rd person action/adventure games (preferably AAA)

  • Understanding of composition and lighting

  • Good understanding of -and experience with- materials and PBR workflows

  • Knowledge of UE4 or similar game engines

  • A strong portfolio

  • Fluent in English


Bonus Qualifications:

  • The ability to communicate in Japanese

  • An interest in other disciplines, such as art or animation

  • The desire to stay on top of new technologies


Japanese Visa Qualifications

A bachelor's degree or 10 years of experience (education can be counted as experience)


We are…

  • Humble

  • Make sure the job gets done

  • Take responsibility for our work and our actions

  • Have the willingness to walk the extra mile to help others

  • Have a positive attitude towards problem solving

Can't find the job you're looking for?

Send us your CV and we will see what we can do.

(Permitted file size is 5Mb and file types are: doc, docx, txt, pdf, rtf, xls)

Attach CV

Featured Assignments

Senior Marketing & PR Manager Region: Europe Location: The Netherlands Salary: DOE The Marketing and PR Manager will manage all marketing and PR to drive growth and improve engagement for PC/Mobile games in the Western market.
Head of User Acquisition Region: United Kingdom Location: Scotland Salary: DOE You will lead the development, planning and execution of UA strategies leveraging multi million budgets to drive profitable growth on mobile games.
UX Designer - Stockholm Region: Europe Location: Sweden Salary: DOE We are looking for a talented UX Designer to join our team in Stockholm working on successful titles on mobile and PC platforms.
Rendering Programmer - South France Region: Europe Location: France Salary: DOE Rendering Programmer required to work for an independent Studio on an action RPG cross platform title
Senior Gameplay Programmer Region: United Kingdom Location: London Salary: DOE We are searching for a Senior Gameplay Programmer to join a AAA studio in London working towards a massive console/pc.
Technical Director Region: United Kingdom Location: Yorkshire Salary: DOE We are looking for a TD to lead a small but expanding team working towards a globally recognised AAA console/pc title.
View all assignments

Meet our team of recruiters...

Reach out and we'll reach back

© InGame Recruitment Ltd: Company No.10031137
Recruitment web design by www.recruiterweb.co.uk