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Mr. X Inc.

Toronto, Ontario - Canada
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Senior Lighting Artist


Mr. X is looking for Senior Lighting Artists to join our award winning team. Apply today to join our crew! 

Job Description

  • Responsible for final 3D scene assembly and rendering of elements required to complete visual effects shots,
  • Engaging at every stage of production including pre-visualization of complicated sequences, look development, and research and development,
  • Optimize and troubleshoot lighting and rendering problems in a fast paced environment,
  • Working closely with CG Supervisors to determine best approach to solve 3D challenges and develop final look,
  • Will work closely with compositors to finish selected shots so that computer generated elements are seamlessly integrated with live-action plates.


  • Expert-level experience with Maya and/or Houdini as well as a firm understanding of film production / post production techniques in a production environment,
  • Intermediate to advanced-level compositing experience (Nuke),
  • Scripting experience with MEL or Python strongly desired,
  • Ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned tasks,
  • Ability to manage personal as well as team milestones and deadlines,
  • Strong communication skills,
  • Strong leadership skills,
  • Experience with V-Ray and/or Mantra a plus,
  • Experience with Texture Painting or Look Development a plus,
  • Experience with 3D modeling/texturing a plus,
  • At least 5 years of experience Lighting for Feature Films.

Mr. X Inc.
720 King Street West, 10th Floor
Toronto, ON M5V 2T3

Why work at Mr. X?

  • Benefits after 3 months! (contracts must be 6 months or longer to be eligible)
  • Studio is located in a great area
  • Breakfast Mondays
  • Yoga Thursdays
  • Bike racks available in the studio
  • Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) visits to the studio
  • Fun place to work! We have a “Fun Committee”!
  • We pay overtime!
  • Amazing artists and production team

How to Apply

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