Meet Ernest (iFire) Lee, a passionate developer based in Canada. Specializing in emerging technologies like game engines, particularly the Godot Engine, he plays a pivotal role in maintaining its glTF 3D pipeline. This includes managing both exporting and importing functionalities. He also works closely with the OMIGROUP to ensure metaverse interoperability and maintain an importer for the portable avatar format VRM in the Godot Engine.


Khronos Independent Contributor - 3D Formats | 2023 - present

V-Sekai Social VR | 2021 - present

Open Metaverse Interoperability Group Founding Member | 2022 - present

Godot Engine Foundation - Full-time Contractor | 2023 Dec - 2024 May

Khronos Advisor - 3D Formats | 2021 - 2023

Artificial Intelligence Tools | 2023 April - 2023 August

Unreal Engine 5 Development | 2022 September - 2022 November

Godot Engine | 3D Asset Pipeline, Animations and others. | 2017 - present

Godot Engine Development | 2018 Dec - 2022

1st Place | Unity vs Unreal vs Godot: The Threeway Battle (Season 2) | 2018

Stern Flowers won first place using Godot Engine.

Offworld Industries | Publisher Developer Operations | 2018

Helped Periscope Games use Offworld Core as a Unreal Engine plugin. Also adminstrated Perforce version control and continously delivered (CICD) the game project Post Scriptum.

Offworld Industries | Developer Operations | 2016 - 2018

Continuously delivered (CICD) Squad, handled Unreal Engine 4 upgrades, managed Perforce version control and administrated information technologies.

Mektek Studios | Stompy Bot | Systems Professional | 2014 - 2016

Build systems on Heavy Gear Assault.



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