Mid-Senior Level 3D Generalist / 3D artist - Stealth Action Game

Digital Lode
Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Job type: Contract

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Job Description

Digital Lode is a Melbourne-based indie developer focused on making great consumer VR games.

We are looking for a talented Art Lead to help navigate the exciting new phase of growth in the company, as a senior you will lead by example and help develop and implement new processes, and structure into the team.

We are passionate about providing a workplace that is fun, friendly and maintains a great work-life balance for all our staff, avoiding the pitfalls of burnout.


  • Continuing the direction established by our Concept Artist for our next major title as a Product Owner

  • Develop and document effective processes for implementing art into game according asset workflows and processes

  • Responsible, along with Concept Artist, for implementation of a cohesive art style across the game

  • Maintain our already healthy workplace culture and outstanding work ethic

  • Actively mentor less experienced artists

  • Assist in regular sprint planning

  • Work on art in the area that best suits your abilities (character art, environment art, animation, etc.)

Skills & Requirements


  • Animation, rigging and skinning experience.
  • Strong skills in creating PBR materials
  • Ability to self manage, prioritise and work to deadlines
  • Work well within a team environment
  • Experience with Maya (or willing to transfer skills), Substance Painter/Designer & Photoshop
  • 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 in UE4, FX (houdini / FumeFX etc), ZBrush

Full-time fixed term contract role for 12 months

How to Apply

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/website 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.

About the Company

Digital Lode is an immersive media company located in Melbourne, Australia. We are VR evangelists; dedicated to creating realtime rendered, interactive, immersive experiences.