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Do you want to be part of creating the cloud-native future of animated entertainment? Then Trickfilm is the place for you! Together we form a team of talented professionals who push the boundaries of what’s possible in a culture of high performance and creative excellence. We work best as one amazing team that respects and supports each other in everything we do. Although most of the team is remote (for now), our headquarters is located in beautiful Vancouver, Canada.

Current Openings

Senior Game Engine Developer

Trickfilm Entertainment Inc. is a Vancouver-based company developing innovative technology for the interactive media & entertainment industry. We are looking for a senior game engine developer with expert knowledge of Unreal and/or Unity. This role is primarily responsible for leading development of production tools and cloud services integration. This is a full time position, 40 hours/week, remote to begin but eventually with flexible/hybrid office hours.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Brainstorm, R&D, and implement streamlined & artist friendly real time content creation pipelines and toolsets – real-time engine tools development
  • Integrate into the real-time game build artist provided or self created assets from various third party digital content creation software
  • Create required UI’s/Front End menu frameworks
  • Seek out, fix and optimize performance issues including, but not limited to framerate issues, memory problems, and material errors
  • Document results and processes
  • Develop product hypotheses & meet with end users to validate and expand upon findings
  • Work with various team members to integrate and optimize assets.
  • Work with various team members to conceptualize streamlined asset creation and integration workflows and associated tool sets
  • Collaborate with development team to conceptualize and implement asset integration workflows and tool sets
  • Engage in Agile project management methodologies, set, meet, & review sprint targets
  • Identify and solve technical problems with existing tools

Requirements:

  • Senior level AAA game engines experience (e.g. Unity, Unreal)
  • Senior level Programming experience (e.g. C++, C#)
  • Senior level Scripting experience (e.g. Python, Javascript, MEL)
  • Experience supporting game engine builds and associated software (ie. perForce)
  • Working knowledge of CG Industry standard digital content creation tools (e.g. Harmony, Maya, Photoshop, Substance Designer, Blender, Houdini, Nuke, etc)
  • Working knowledge of industry standard third party game engine asset libraries, plugins, and tools
  • Strong problem-solving skills and intellectual curiosity

Assets

  • Experience with agile project management
  • Experience with cloud services (e.g. AWS, Digital Ocean)
  • Experience with web analytics (e.g. Google Analytics)
  • Experience with online payment systems
  • Experience working at a start-up

Trickfilm is an equal opportunity employer, however candidates must be eligible to live and work in Canada and be fluent in written and spoken English. Only those candidates who meet the criteria will be contacted. Compensation may include meaningful equity ownership.

UI/UX Designer

Trickfilm Entertainment Inc. is a Vancouver-based company developing an innovative distribution platform for the interactive media & entertainment industry. We are looking for a UI/UX Designer to turn our software into easy-to-use products for our clients. The UI/UX Designer responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components. Ultimately, you’ll create both functional and appealing features that address our clients’ needs and help us grow our customer base. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we’d like to meet you.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement new designs
  • Optimize existing user interface designs
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Communicate with clients to understand their business goals and objectives
  • Create prototypes for new product ideas
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows, and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites appear and function
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Develop and adhere to style standards

Requirements

  • Experience as an UI-UX Designer or similar role
  • UI design portfolio
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to discuss and explain design options
  • Detail oriented critical thinker

Assets

  • Experience with agile project management
  • Experience with real-time rendering engines (e.g. Unreal, Unity)
  • Experience with cloud services (e.g. AWS, Digital Ocean)
  • Experience with web analytics (e.g. Google Analytics)
  • Experience with online payment systems
  • Experience working at a start-up

Trickfilm is an equal opportunity employer, however candidates must be eligible to live and work in Canada and be fluent in written and spoken English. Only those candidates who meet the criteria will be contacted. Compensation may include meaningful equity ownership.

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