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Job Description

Your life at Ubi

The Ubisoft Bucharest studio is looking for a Lighting Artist to join our ambitious Production team.

The Lighting Artist we are looking for should have a strong creative, technical, and visual skills and the ability to produce high quality lighting. The Lighting artist will work closely with the Production team and follow the Artistic Direction.

Your main mission:

  • Light game environments, characters, and cinematics to direct the player’s attention, set the emotional tone, communicate atmosphere, and plot details, etc.

  • Collaborate with the level team to develop the look and feel of the game.

  • Find visual references based on the artistic and technical direction.

  • Set up light sources to support narrative elements and gameplay progression.

  • Balance the artistic aspects with technical constraints.

  • Refine your integrated lighting effects based on the feedback received from the stakeholders in the project and debug where necessary.


The professional value you bring:

  • High level of attention to detail with strong problem-solving skills.

  • Strong technical skills with procedural systems as well as an artistic eye for color, light and FX.

  • Creative with the ability to adapt to a realistic game style.

  • Experience working with lighting software.

  • Knowledge of Ray Tracing is a plus.

  • Worked in at least one industry standard or proprietary engine.

The personal value you bring:

  • You are easily adaptable, able to fast learn technical constraints of platforms, engines and software

  • You are used to communicating effectively with both technical and non-technical parties.

  • You work well in a team environment.

  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and spoken.

  • Good knowledge of English

Additional Information

What do we offer benefits wise?

  • Meal tickets with the value of 20 RON/day

  • Studio offered free days, confirmed on an annual basis for different events

  • Bonus scheme based both on individual and company’s performance

  • World Class Bronze free subscription

  • Access to private medical system and special subscription rates for family members

  • On site medical support

  • Life insurance

  • Specific financial support for different events in your life

  • Study leave

  • Christmas/ Easter celebration with a special gift

  • Partners’ discounts

  • Video games and consoles to borrow

  • Access to Ubisoft games via own Uplay account

  • Annual development opportunities and access to multiple career paths and technical certifications

  • Access to specialized training and books on various related skills

  • Opportunities for international mobility and assignments

  • Wellbeing program (including physical fitness, mental health, financial education and internal communities)

  • A great working environment, with an impressive place to work in our offices in Jiului 8

  • In-house free French classes

  • Hybrid work (from home/ from office)

  • Bookster (borrow books for free, delivered at home or in the office)

  • Free fruits and coffee in the office

  • On-site cafeteria with special discounts

  • Ubisoft bikes, free rental

  • Parking spaces for cars, bikes, motorbikes

About us

Ubisoft’s 20,000 team members, working across more than 30 countries around the world, are bound by a common mission to enrich players’ lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. Their commitment and talent have brought to life many acclaimed franchises such as Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, Just Dance, Rainbow Six, and many more to come. Ubisoft is an equal opportunity employer that believes diverse backgrounds and perspectives are key to creating worlds where both players and teams can thrive and express themselves. If you are excited about solving game-changing challenges, cutting edge technologies and pushing the boundaries of entertainment, we invite you to join our journey and help us create the unknown.

We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on any basis, such as race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, health status, age, disability or all the other characteristics that make us different.

We are committed to providing a safe and respectful working environment and foster learning and creativity.