Junior Realtime Lighting Artist

Location: Glasgow

Lighting , Realtime

Contract: Freelance

Axis Studios are currently expanding the LRC team and are seeking a JUNIOR REALTIME LIGHTING ARTIST to join them onsite in our Glasgow studio.


If you have a passion for AAA games and want to be part of a growing agile team that is shaping the future of the studio this could be the opportunity you are looking for.


Candidates are required, and must be eligible at time of application, to work on-site in Glasgow and have the relevant visa or citizenship permitting work within the UK.



  • Become familiar with the tools, techniques and pipeline within the facility

  • Receive and act on direction given by the sequence CG Supervisor or lighting lead.

  • Be expected to meet the level of quality required.

  • Create both the exterior and interior lighting within environments and cut scenes.

  • Execute high quality lighting, within game budgets.



  • Good working knowledge of 3D software, preferably including Unreal Engine or other relevant realtime softwares.

  • A strong creative portfolio and showreel focused particularly on lighting.

  • Deadline driven.

  • Good communicator.

  • Good artistic eye and open to feedback.

  • Experience with optimisation and lighting budgets.

  • Experience working with in a game studio or cinematic studio.  

  • Blueprint knowledge

  • Experience of Lighting/Compositing on CG/VFX/Game productions.