Job Description :

Title: CGI Lighting Artist
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Duration: 6+ months 
Type: W2 Contract 

You will be working with us onsite at one of the world’s leading tech companies. CGI Artists work with the Lighting Supervisor and Leads to create the look of computer-generated products. They are responsible for lighting, shading, rendering, and some compositing. We are looking for an experienced Lighting Artist with a strong background in Look Development.



  • Develop shot and render passes as needed in collaboration with lead and shot compositors 
  • Submit composited CG render elements for daily reviews to obtain feedback from supervisors 
  • Manage render scenes, light rigs and production assets 
  • Monitor daily progress of Lighting and render requirements with leads and supervisors 
  • Technically and creatively promote and maintain consistent product quality and desired look



  • Minimum of 5-6 years’ experience required in visual effects or high end commercial based work 
  • Thorough understanding of techniques and technologies related to CG rendering and look development 
  • Demo reel demonstrating artistic and technical ability in Lighting & Look Dev
  • Hard surface product experience
  • Experience working with Vray, Maya 
  • Sound understanding of production pipelines 
  • Strong ability to multi-task, organize, and problem-solve while keeping a calm demeanour under tight deadlines 
  • Ability to thrive as a member of a team 
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail. 
  • Exceptional organizational and analytical skills 
  • Detail oriented and focused on continual process improvement; must have a strong 
  • desire to learn from other members of the team, and to share knowledge and discoveries

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