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3D Artist - Mid Level

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Digital Lode is an immersive media company located in the Docklands Cotton Mills, Footscray.  We are a team of VR evangelists working on a variety of real time-rendered VR projects for all platforms, with a focus on standalone consumer VR. We are looking for Artists to expand our Espire VR team.

We are looking for a 3D Artist with Unreal experience. You will be responsible for bringing life to levels. Creating custom and modular environment materials and meshes. Optimizing props and baking lightmaps.

Underrepresented developers please apply! We pride ourselves on our inclusive workplace.


  • Game content asset optimisation (Generating and tweaking Mesh LODs, bounds, Collisions, texture compression settings, etc)
  • Retopology
  • Adjusting and extending materials
  • Optimizing and channel-packing textures
  • Level optimizations (Setting up and tweaking Level collision, ProxyLOD, HLOD systems, lightmaps, Instanced static mesh, etc)


  • Proficiency with Unreal Engine 4
  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Have a proactive and problem solving attitude
  • Ability to self manage, prioritise and work to deadlines
  • Work well within a team environment
  • Ability to work on or off-site (when required due to Covid 19)

Preference to applicants with

  • Prior experience optimizing content for VR, mobile, or multi-platform
  • Prior experience with Maya and Substance Designer/Painter

Application Details

Email us at jobs{at}espirevr{dot}com with [3D Artist] as the subject heading.

Include your CV and link to an up-to-date folio with examples of your work. 

Please note: we do require applicants to have the appropriate rights to work in Australia, and only successful candidates will be contacted.