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Lighting Artist

Rooster Teeth is looking for a skilled and experienced lighting artist to hop on board and join our ever growing team. The job requires knowledge of lighting and rendering of both characters and environments.


  • Responsible for lighting and rendering shots that meets both the aesthetic and technical needs of the project
  • Complete assigned tasks on time and be self-directed
  • Troubleshoot common lighting and rendering issues within a pipeline
  • Collaborate with multiple departments to meet their needs
  • Light and render shots across multiple shows as time requires
  • Maintain a good team dynamic


  • Demo reel showcasing a wide variety of lighting work
  • Knowledge of lighting and rendering within Maya
  • 2-4 years experience as an Lighting Artist
  • Script writing language experience a plus
  • Excellent communication skills


  • 100% Company paid health & dental benefits
  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Generous paid time off each year
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Flexible dress code
  • Kitchen stocked with snacks
  • Pet Friendly


ABOUT Rooster Teeth:

Rooster Teeth is a pioneering creative production studio responsible for award-winning online videos such as "Red vs. Blue," the longest-running web series in history; globally acclaimed animated series "RWBY;" comedy gamer series, "The Gauntlet;" comedy series "Rooster Teeth Shorts;" and "Immersion," a show that tests video game concepts in the real world. Rooster Teeth founded and operates "Achievement Hunter," the popular gaming website, and produces the award-winning "Rooster Teeth Podcast," voted Best Gaming Podcast at the 2013 Podcast Awards. With a dedicated worldwide fan community, Rooster Teeth created RTX, an annual gaming and Internet convention held in Austin, TX, which attracts tens of thousands of gamers, online video fans and Rooster Teeth community members from around the world. The Rooster Teeth YouTube channel became the 4th most viewed YouTube channel in the world (non-music) in 2013. The Rooster Teeth multi-channel network has over 20 million YouTube subscribers and more than 5 billion views, and the Rooster Teeth website has 3 million unique monthly visitors with 1.8 million registered community members. Founded by Matt Hullum and Burnie Burns, Rooster Teeth is a subsidiary of Fullscreen, Inc., a global media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at

Team: Animation

Location: Austin