Mid-Senior Lighting Artist

Mid-Senior Lighting Artist

Mid-Senior Lighting Artist




Outpost VFX is looking for Mid-Senior Lighting Artists to join our team for some exciting VFX projects in 2021.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • You are responsible for creating the highest possible quality of 3D work on a broad range of disciplines and styles across high end projects in film, TV and commercials.
  • Work as part of a team, taking direction well and collaborating with the 2D team to ensure the needs of both teams are met.
  • Maintain and develop skills to keep up with developments in software and processes.
  • Understand and follow Outpost VFX’s pipeline procedures and conform to and uphold the Outpost workflow pertaining to all aspects of 3D and 2D, including colour space.
  • Be present and vocal in all relevant dailies sessions, setting an example of the Outpost culture in terms of professionalism and quality/creative reviews.

Required Skills

  • You are expected to have strong knowledge of Lighting principles in Maya, Arnold or Redshift.
  • Understanding of Shading networks. Experience in performing Look Development tasks.
  • Good undeerstanding of real-world lighting and photography.
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya.
  • Flare for lighting CG scenes, props and creatures.

Desirable Skills

  • Experience using Shotgun on productions.
  • Houdini knowledge a bonus.

About You

  • Good time management skills to meet tight deadlines.
  • Show good initiative and problem-solving abilities to tackle problems.
  • Able to share knowledge and techniques with other artists.
  • Participate in creative and technical discussions.

Required Experience

  • 2+ years industry experience in Lighting CG working on high end film, TV or commercials.


  • Central location
  • 10 minute walk to award-winning beaches
  • Close to the train station links (under 2 hours to Central London)
  • Wellness benefits
  • Free Friday Beers or non-alcoholic drinks
  • Fantastic company culture


  • Bournemouth, UK

Contract Type

  • To be discussed at interview

Start Date

  • ASAP


  • Dependent on experience

How to Apply?
• Send a short cover email to: [email protected].
• Include your Demo Reel, Portfolio and CV
• Add the position you are applying for in the subject of the email

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK at the time of applying.

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