We are currently looking for a Senior Lighting/Look Development Artist to join our team for work on upcoming feature, television and advertising projects.

We require someone who is able to thrive in a fast-paced environment to deliver an extremely high level of work.


Please Note:

Our top priority is providing a safe and healthy workplace for our artists and support staff. As the situation surrounding COVID-19 evolves, we continue to monitor and follow the directives of the government and WorkSafeBC to ensure a secure working environment.

Until the situation stabilizes, many employees will continue to work remotely from home.


Application Link: https://the-embassy-vfx-inc.hiringthing.com/job/138648/sr-lighting-look-development-artist-contract?s=cw


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Take an asset or shot to a final quality hitting all notes
Meet project milestones and deadlines on time
Collaborate with other artists to share knowledge and techniques


Keen eye for lighting photorealistic and stylized shots
Technical shading knowledge matched with an artistic skill to successfully take an asset through the look-development process
Our pipeline is Maya>Houdini with all our shading/lighting and rendering done through Mantra or Redshift in Houdini. Knowledge of software and platforms should ideally include Houdini, Maya, Mantra, Redshift, Mari, and Nuke
Outstanding organizational skills and the ability to multitask
Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines
Ideal candidate will have 5+ years industry experience in commercials, film or TV
Strong understanding of multiple aspects of the VFX pipeline


* Note that this time we are considering applications only from those artists who are legally eligible to work in Canada (ie Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or currently hold an open work permit).

About The Embassy VFX

The Embassy VFX is a Canadian, Oscar-nominated production house, specializing in live-action production, post-production, and animation for feature films, television and commercials.

We Offer

  • Competitive salary based on experience;
  • Ample-cross training opportunities;
  • A fun and collaborative environment;
  • Emphasis on work/life balance;
  • Dog-friendly workplace.