About Us

Robert Bird Group is a global consulting engineering firm committed to delivering each client’s vision through the relentless pursuit of engineering excellence across all projects. We integrate engineering design excellence with construction and delivery expertise to achieve significant benefits for our client, notably those related to cost, programme and risk.

Our Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) team develop bespoke VDC solutions by combining our extensive engineering expertise with superior visualisation technology. From simple explanatory details on still images and animations to interactive models utilising gaming technology.

Our team is unique in the market, modelling and animating the virtual environment and embedding intelligence within visualised solutions for landmark projects.

The Opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for 3D Designers/3D Visualisers (we call them VDC Technicians) to work on the world’s most iconic projects using your virtual design and creative expertise.

You will be joining a highly skilled, friendly, and collaborative Engineering and VDC team at the cutting edge of industry-changing 4D Construction Visualisation.

This role provides an opportunity to produce and communicate realistic and time-dependent animations of the construction process covering temporary works requirements, construction staging and sequencing considerations, site access, materials handling, and logistics requirements, and schedule constraints, all within real-world construction scenarios.

You will also utilise RBG’s world-class in-house developed ‘Reveal’ interactive visual communication tool.

Preview some of the short videos to give you some insight into the type of work that you might be involved in with Robert Bird Group:

About the job

Work on the design of landmark building and construction projects

Develop your design/animation skills utilising our advanced software tools

Utilise our world-class and in-house developed ‘Reveal’ interactive visual communication tool

Actively participate in developing visualisation solutions using your technical skills, experience and your knowledge of the industry

Produce complex and detailed models

Model structural and architectural assets

Create custom shaders and textures

Placement, sequencing and staging of all relevant 3D assets within construction methodologies

Proactively assist with the development of current visualisation practices and standards.

Optimize models, materials, textures, and lighting for use in game/interactive platforms

Set up models for real-time rendering

The ideal candidate will have

Work experience in visualization, preferably in Architecture or Construction

High skill level in 3D Studio Max

Experience with Unity Gaming Engine

Revit knowledge would be favourable

Proficiency in V-Ray

Competence in Photoshop

Good communication skills

Ability to be flexible, and multi-task

Experience in other programs such as the Adobe Creative Suite also beneficial

Why work for us?

RBG provides frequent opportunities for professional development and the chance to learn directly from our dedicated team of leaders and talented specialists in our global business.

We offer access to high-profile projects, ongoing training and development, paid birthday leave, 401K, private health insurance, sick leave, recognition awards and a social and cohesive team environment

If you’d like further information, please reach out to the Recruitment Team at frank.szing@robertbird.com

Robert Bird Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

This role does not require agency input. Please do not forward resumes directly to RBG’s employees/managers as we do not accept unsolicited resumes and are not responsible for any associated fees.

Please e-mail your CV and covering letter to Hr.resources@robertbird.com