We’re MashUp Machine— an innovative media startup that’s changing storytelling and entertainment. We’re helmed by award-winning veterans of the visual effects and gaming industries and we’re looking for a Lead Developer with vanguard skills, contagious creative energy and extraordinary vision to join our team.


Where: Vancouver, BC

When: As soon as we connect with the right person

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with experience, plus benefits


The Job:

  • Collaborate with writing, design, animation and other development teams to architect and develop tools, back-end, and front-end systems for a highly-dynamic and easy to use web-based 3d animation application.
  • define, integrate and implement APIs and system components.

Required Skills/Experience:


  • Computer Science degree and 10 years+ of VFX or game industry experience
  • Familiarity with 2d and 3d computer graphics
  • Knowledge of digital asset management and data pipelines
  • Experience of system design and API design
  • A sincere willingness to go above and beyond
  • The capacity to be Team Player
  • Extraordinary written, verbal, and communication skills
  • Excellent C++, Python and OOP skills
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, SVN, SourceSafe, Perforce, etc.)


Bonus Points For:

  • Knowledge of computer optimization techniques, including acceleration structures
  • Familiarity with mathematical programming and data-structures
  • Experience engineering multi-component tool-chains, including 3rd party integration
  • Animation and simulation systems development experience
  • Familiarity with design patterns and software architecture


Our Dream Candidate is also:

  • Familiar with Agile software development process, SCRUM
  • Experience developing multi-user applications for cloud architectures


If this sounds like you and your background, we want to know you.

Please send a friendly introductory email, your remarkable résumé, and links to any relevant/epic work to Ben Cole at Jobs@mashupmachine.io


MashUp Machine (www.mashupmachine.io)