Creative Technologist

  • Freelance / Contract
  • NEW YORK

CREATIVE TECHNOLOGIST

Nice Shoes creates new experiences for some of the world’s biggest brands, and we’re looking for a staff or freelance Creative Technologist with a passion for bringing magic to the masses. If you have unbounded imagination, the ability to dream the unknown, and the will to figure out how to make it all real, then we want to meet you.

Responsibilities

  • Develop creative solutions to enhance AR and VR experiences
  • Iterate on rapid prototypes that demonstrate potential experiences
  • Take prototypes to final completion within budget and schedule in a deadline driven atmosphere
  • Partner with a multi-disciplined team to deliver high-quality content in a fast paced environment
  • Push to learn new technologies and share your knowledge of emerging technologies with our team and our clients

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience in development for virtual reality, augmented reality or interactive experiences
  • Proficiency with Unreal Engine (Blueprints and C++)
  • Experience with Unity (C#)
  • Excellent problem solving, troubleshooting and debugging skills
  • Shipped at least 1 mobile application

Nice To Haves

  • 3D modeling, texturing, rigging is a plus (Maya and/or C4D)
  • ARKit and ARCore experiments
  • Interest and/or experience developing for haptic devices and IoT

About Nice Shoes

For over twenty-one years, Nice Shoes has partnered with agencies, brands, directors and performance artists in crafting beautiful imagery and content across screens of all kinds. Our work has been honored with awards and nominations from AICP, Cannes Lions, SXSW, Clios, LIAA, AICE and other leading organizations and awards shows.

In recent years we’ve grown to include studios in Toronto, Chicago, Boston, and Minneapolis, and have partnered with other independent post production studios throughout North America. We’ve also expanded our services providing end to end creative solutions from ideation to final delivery. Live Action Shoots, Editorial, Visual Effects, Compositing, 2D and 3D Animation, Experiential, Motion Design, Color, Finishing and Virtual and Augmented Reality

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