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Digital Domain Recruiting Creative Director UX/UI & Core Software Engineer

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Creative Director UX/UI, VR Platform and Apps

Description

Purpose of the job:

Provide leadership, direction, and mentorship for a small team of UX/UI designers; lead creative and holistic thinking across diverse product releases, platforms, and devices.
Contribute to the overall vision and user strategy for VR apps and platforms, from research, concept exploration, information architecture, visual design, through implementation, working closely with project and product management, UX/UI designers and software engineers to build designs.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

Deliver a UX vision, along with a plan for evolutionary, iterative updates, that actualize the larger vision over time
Design, direct, and clearly communicate compelling designs and concepts expressed through sketches, sitemaps, wireframes, visual designs and potential prototypes cross platform – responsive web, mobile, and VR applications
Rationalize and justify design work clearly; advocate for users’ needs
Translate business requirements into use cases and high-level consumer or client experience requirements
Design and provide architecture and visual documentation for white-label apps
Quickly plug and play, getting up to speed with the platform data model, tools, client offerings, and flagship experiences
Partner with project and product managers, engineers, designers, and QA to see our projects through from concept to ship and beyond
QA, review, and submit issues to ensure implementations match original designs

Education and/or Experience Required:

8+ years of experience in UX Design
3+ years experience managing or leading design teams
BA/BS degree in Design (i.e. interaction, graphic, visual communications), related field, or equivalent practical experience
Experience in interaction design, user-centered design methodologies and usability
Strong communication skills: Able to tailor knowledge transfer to executives, clients, partners, engineers, and designers
Excellent time and project management: Ability to juggle multiple high priority and high profile projects simultaneously
Must be self-motivated to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project deadlines.
Experience designing and shipping design experiences for multiple device types
Experience in interaction design, user-centered design methodologies and usability
Portfolio of UX-focused work samples for multiplatform experiences – responsive web, mobile, and VR applications
Proficient with industry standard design tools (i.e. Sketch, Adobe CC, and Zeplin)

Skills, Abilities, Special Licenses or Certificate:

Familiarity with designing UX/UI for VR Applications
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills
Strong appreciation for type and pixel perfection
Advocate for well-informed user experiences backed by efficient, relevant data points
Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal, and analytical skills; the ability to communicate complex interaction concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships

Working Conditions and Environment/Physical Demands:

Work from home, make your own schedule
Hours for this position are based on normal working hours but will require flexibility for managing live event or customers based in different time zones
Walking/bending/sitting

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities associated with it. Digital Domain 3.0, Inc management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs.

Apply here:- http://careers.digitaldomain.com/application.php?job_id=12_15_0484
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Core Software Engineer

Description

Purpose of the job:

The Core Software Team at Digital Domain is responsible for core tools and distributed services for use across the facility including: asset, task, and software management; dailies, render submission, analytics, cross site data transfer, and core Python libraries.

Digital Domain is seeking a Software Engineer to help advance the feature set, integration and operation of internal systems with Shotgun. The position requires expertise in a comprehensive set of areas including databases, services, server-side code, Python-based client APIs, and tools.
The Core Software Engineer with Shotgun Focus is responsible for the administration and operation of Shotgun within the facility. Responsibilities also include designing, implementing, testing, and deploying code that integrates with Shotgun in a multi-site environment. This is a challenging but exciting position for an experienced developer with strong skills in Python, relational databases, web services and an understanding of software stacks that span from client tools to back-end services that are integrated with Shotgun and other production tracking systems.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

Administration of production tracking servers
Assist in the migration of data across servers and locations
Assist in the consolidation of services and integration of heterogeneous production tracking systems
Develop new features and support existing Python APIs that front-end developers use to interact with back-end services
Participate in the design, implementation and deployment of features for supporting distributed production tracking systems across multiple facilities
Set up test environments for testing the distributed production tracking tool set
Set up and perform stress and regression tests routinely
Troubleshoot issues in production related to the various production tracking frameworks and services
Participate in code reviews

Qualifications:

Education and/or Experience Required:

B.S. or higher degree in Computer Science or related field and/or combination of education and experience equivalent to that level of professionalism, problem solving, and analytical skills
3+ years Python programming experience
3+ years experience with relational databases like Postgres and MySQL
2+ years experience using and developing triggers for Shotgun
Experience with database replication, backup and recovery highly desired

Skills, Abilities, Special Licenses or Certificate:

Ability to quickly understand and work with legacy code
Working knowledge of software development methodologies and practices, refactoring, Object-oriented analysis and design, pair programming, etc.

Working Conditions and Environment/Physical Demands:

Office working environment.
Hours for this position are based on normal working hours but will require extra hours pending production needs.
Walking/bending/sitting.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities associated with it. Digital Domain Vancouver management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs.

Apply here:- http://careers.digitaldomain.com/application.php?job_id=16_6_0853
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