Lighting Artist

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland Full-time

Black Shamrock is looking for a lighting artist to help us create kick-ass action RPG based on a famous IP. We are seeking a motivated and efficient artist familiar with environment pipelines all aspects of assets creation, lighting and composition to join our talented art team.


What you will be doing

  • Produce high quality lighting effects through any stage of the production process in respect of the project’s technical and artistic constraints
  • Implement and incorporate feedback from Art Director and Leads into work
  • Develop an understanding of best practices, production pipelines and workflows
  • Work closely with the Art Director to achieve the desired lighting and mood required
    for the game
  • Work with the Level Designers and Environment Artists to establish lighting and enhance gameplay
  • Apply lighting and shadowing principles in respect of technical constraints
  • Optimise work and maintain balance between quality and performance
  • Reference design documents to develop an understanding of the environments, objectives, atmospheres, story and style of the project
  • Support the Lead Artist in any ad hoc tasks and duties

What you should have

  • At least 2 year of experience in the gaming industry
  • Relevant experience in the video game production (modelling / texture, level art..)
  • Ability to understand and solve problems
  • Ability to work with people from other fields of expertise
  • Working knowledge of relevant 3D software (e.g. Maya, 3DS Max etc.)
  • Experience different game engines
  • Exposure to industry game engines and production pipelines is desirable
  • Good understanding of lighting, atmospheric effects and subsequent systems
  • Knowledge of the video game industry and awareness of typical video game development processes is desirable
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Additional information

  • Full-time in-house position
  • Central Dublin location
  • Available as soon as possible
  • Salary to be defined depending on your profile