• Lighting Artist

    Job Locations US-MD-Rockville
    Job ID
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Bethesda Game Studios is seeking a talented Lighting Artist who possesses the ability to light our environments and characters to join the team that is pushing the bleeding-edge AAA game development for PC and Consoles. This position requires an understanding of modern lighting techniques and an eye for artistic excellence.


    • Create and maintain all elements of lighting including dynamic, static, cinematic, and character setups
    • Work with Art and Design to create compelling and dramatic lighting scenarios for gameplay and cinematics
    • Maintain a balance between visual quality and performance requirements
    • Match the established visual style for the game with lighting execution
    • Develop and implement new techniques into the lighting pipeline


    • 3+ years of industry experience, preferably focused on lighting
    • Working knowledge of modern lighting techniques, technical art and performance pipelines
    • Self-motivated and the ability to work and solve problems with minimal assistance
    • Highly organized with the ability to adhere to production schedules
    • Well-developed communication skills and strong work ethic

    Preferred Skills

    • Experience working with Creation Kit (Fallout 4, Skyrim);
    • Training in traditional art mediums (painting, sculpting, etc.);
    • Knowledge of current engine technology such as CRYENGINE, UDK, or Unity;
    • Experience with lighting using a Physically Based Renderer.


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