Careers @ PlaySide

3D Generalist Artist




Playside Studios are seeking talented 3D artists to join our team. In this role, the 3D artist will work closely under the Art Lead and contribute high-quality assets, scenes, lighting and renders to projects. The 3D artist should be skilled in 3D modelling of game environments, props, and characters with the ability to adapt quickly and work across a broad range of art styles.

If this is the opportunity that you have been looking for, we'd like to hear from you. Please reach out to the following email to submit your application: 

Please note you will need to have working rights in Australia. At this stage, we cannot sponsor a working visa.

Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Conversion and interpretation of 2D concepts into textured 3d models

  • To provide exceptional visual quality on your projects to create a fun and engaging experience 

  • To learn and improve your skills in all areas of your field

  • To create efficient and performant assets to integrate with your titles.

  • Constant research & interpretation of the latest trends in game art.

  • To help in reinforcing great teamwork and amazing studio culture.


Required Skills:


  • Examples of exceptional art quality in prior work

  • Excellent verbal/written communication and problem-solving capabilities

  • Advanced level of knowledge in Maya and Photoshop, Zbrush and Substance suite a plus.

  • Experience working in Unity.

  • Able to work in multiple artistic styles.

  • Motivated and self-driven; complete tasks without intense supervision.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects at any given time with the ability to adapt quickly

  • Excellent levels of high and low polygon modeling

  • A good eye for detail, shapes, proportions, composition, colours and lighting


Desired Skills:


  • Experience using the Substance Suite

  • Experience in developing your own shaders and VFX in real-time engines.

  • Shipped console or mobile titles


About PlaySide:


Formed in 2012 by Gerry Sakkas "PlaySide Studios" is a world renown video game developer located in Melbourne, Australia. Our company is lead by senior management, creatives and developers who have paved the way in AAA console and mobile development over the years.  We are pioneers in our field and with over 45 staff, and we’re still growing. We have a multitude of titles we’re working on, partnering with the worlds biggest Hollywood brands. PlaySide works closely on the forefront of technology, and develop for mobile, AR and VR.

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