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Aquifer, Inc., is based in beautiful Austin, Texas. We are transforming how animated media is made by providing media and entertainment companies a revolutionary platform to collaboratively create animated stories for social and video platforms. Aquifer enables non-animator creative teams from marketing, social media, to content to produce original animated media in minutes by combining 3D art, augmented reality, 3D cloud rendering, and predictive filmmaking techniques in one easy-to-use mobile and web platform. Aquifer is helping to shape the next generation of creators and entertainment. Our customers include Crunchyroll, G2 esports, Guru Studios, and more.
Are Super Curious: Ever-interested in learning new things, you like to stay on the cutting edge of the latest technology in real-time rendering, animation, and virtual production.
Strive to Improve Daily: You've made games or movies in the Unity engine, and are excited by the idea of pushing the limits of real-time graphics.
Enjoy Team Collaboration: You appreciate and value clear communication, empathy, and teamwork. You are comfortable communicating with artists and designers (and other developers), to make a great interdisciplinary product.
Are Thorough: Writing new features is fun! But once they are proven, you know that QA plays a big part is our success. You are diligent in handing errors and potential failures in the code.
Work Hard (and have a life): You want to work super hard, and do so in a non-crunch environment, from the location of your choosing.
Think Real-Time Production is the Future: We are a startup that is changing the way people make cinematic content. The ideal candidate shares the excitement of that goal, and wants to be part of an enthusiastic team.
Though we're based in the Austin, TX area, remote candidates are also encouraged to apply. We are a "work from anywhere" company!
Collaborate with an interdisciplinary team to create a one-of-a-kind storytelling platform.
Write code in a 3d scripting environment, interfacing with external services and APIs.
Work with artists and storytellers to design the best tools for our storytellers.
Push rendering pipelines to achieve the best results possible on multiple platforms.
Expert C# scripting/programming skills for Unity engine.
A spirit of collaboration with other disciplines.
A passionate interest in next-gen filmmaking technologies, including virtual production and real-time VFX.
Experience with computer vision and machine learning
Fluency in node.js and angular.js based web applications.
Interest in the techniques of filmmaking and cinema.
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university, or equivalent training (required).
2+ years of 3d Development, including any graduate studies.
When you work at Aquifer, we provide competitive benefits to make your life better:
- Full benefits: medical, dental, vision, 401(K).
- Generous paid time off (PTO): Vacation, sick, and paid holidays
- Generous parental leave policy
- Work from home: Home office equipment and supplies stipend
- A unique culture where you can be yourself
At Aquifer, diversity, equity and inclusion are fundamental to how we grow and operate our business. We’re building a diverse workforce that cultivates and supports all individuals. We believe a culture of equality creates a stronger work environment for all employees and that we are all accountable for encouraging and celebrating diverse voices. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.