LOCAL TEAM, GLOBAL WORK

LNG Studios is a team of dedicated artists. We are creators and problem solvers. We come from all corners of the world and each bring a unique set of skills that complement one another. We are committed to providing the best experience to our clients and work mates. Each of us performs dedicated and highly specialized roles that we excel at.

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CULTURE + PHILOSOPHY

We understand that creative work draws from deep inspiration so we function as a tight unit; we're loyal and supportive to one another and engage our ideas in a bright, positive, enjoyable work space. We encourage ourselves and one another to always learn and study new techniques and technologies. This has allowed us enjoy continued growth and a reputation as leaders in our industry.

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Meet the Team

Leon Ng
Leon Ng
Founder & CEO
Matt Grant
Matt Grant
Partner
Matt White
Matt White
Broadcast Manager & Sales
Kinga Rybkowski
Kinga Rybkowski
Customer Service Representative
Billy Yeung
Billy Yeung
Finance + Administration Manager
David Yeung
David Yeung
Videographer
Nick Khoe
Nick Khoe
Business Development - US
Niamh O’Connor
Niamh O’Connor
Senior Project Manager & Accounts Director
Josue Pacheco
Josue Pacheco
Head of Technology
Maelly Garschagen Gava
Maelly Garschagen Gava
Project Coordinator & Administrative Assistant
Trieu Mai
Trieu Mai
Production Manager & 360 Specialist
John Taws
John Taws
Project Manager
Jonathan Grand Pierre
Jonathan Grand Pierre
Director of Strategic Partnerships
Jo Anne Yuson
Jo Anne Yuson
Branding + Design
Rina Kim
Rina Kim
Graphic Designer
Jackson LaFleur
Jackson LaFleur
Junior Web Designer
Darwin Binesh
Darwin Binesh
Business Development Associate

Join our Team

WE'RE ALWAYS ON THE HUNT FOR AMAZING TALENT

We are innovators + dreamers that want to love the work we do and who we do it with. If you feel like you have what it takes and want to join a fun and exciting team, send us your details below or email us careers@lngstudios.com.

3D Artist

Full Time / Vancouver, BC
Deadline: September 27th, 2018

Job Description

3D Artist opportunity for growing business in emerging tech and creative industries

About the company: LNG Studios is a creative visualization production agency specializing in virtual reality, architecture and real estate; we create immersive experiences that bridge the gap between blueprint and reality. We are a growing company that uses emerging technology to tell visually engaging stories for our clients.

About the team: We are a team of collaborative 3D artists, producers, designers, and managers who deliver award-winning simulations for architects, engineers, and developers. We are innovators and dreamers that want to love the work we do and who we do it with.

About the role: Our ideal candidate is passionate about design and architectural visualization and takes great pride in creating beautiful, vibrant imagery. This position is Full Time.

We are looking for someone who is willing to push the boundaries of their craft with an artistic eye and who stays current with their skill set and techniques.

Our next team member is not afraid to experiment with different techniques, plug-ins, and theories, in order to deliver exceptional renders and animation to our clients. You must show aptitude for communication and must be able to work well in a team environment. Our ideal candidate is deadline oriented, and able to multitask on a variety of different projects on a daily basis.

Duties include:

Model projects from A-Z to bring our clients’ vision from blueprint to reality
Responsible for quality control of final product delivered to client in collaboration with in-house team and freelance artists
Modelling, texturing,lighting and post-production
Work closely with Project Management team and other 3D artists

Key Performance Indicators:

The successful incumbent will be measured by the following criteria:

Consistent quality in final renderings
Number of renderings completed per week
Ability to apply feedback from project managers and clients on their work

Qualifications:

Ideal candidates will have at least 3 years work experience
Must be able to demonstrate working proficiency modeling texturing and lighting with 3D Studio Max to a professional level.
Proficient with V-Ray, Corona or similar programs
Comfortable reading and working with CAD files and autodesk software
Demonstrable knowledge or proficiency for architectural design
Intermediate to Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Suite with emphasis on Photoshop; animation skills an asset
Ability to meet deadlines, handle multiple tasks and work in fast-paced environment with strong understanding of 3D workflow and timelines
Familiarity with the latest trends, technologies and methodologies in 3D modelling and post-production
Passion for architecture, real estate and technology an asset
Strong communication and collaboration skills
Resourceful, dependable and organized
Ability to anticipate timelines and problems and can plan for contingencies
Strong collaboration and people skills
Has a flexible approach and adapts to changes easily
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Good time management for 3D workflow and production timelines
Ability to think creatively and innovatively

Compensation: Commensurate with experience. Full benefits package upon successful completion of three month probationary period.

Reports to: Lead 3D Artist

How to apply:

Candidates may apply with the following info:

Link to portfolio
Resume
Cover letter
Salary expectations

Programmer, Immersive Technology

Full Time / Vancouver, BC
Deadline: September 27th, 2018

Development opportunity for growing business in emerging tech and creative industries

About the company: LNG Studios is a creative visualization production agency specializing in virtual reality, architecture and real estate; we create immersive experiences that bridge the gap between blueprint and reality. We are a growing company that uses emerging technology to tell visually engaging stories for our clients.

About the team: We are a team of collaborative 3D artists, producers, designers, and managers who deliver award-winning simulations for architects, engineers, and developers. We are innovators and dreamers that want to love the work we do and who we do it with.

About the role: We are looking for a diligent, an experienced programmer who can help us grow our technology solutions. The ideal candidate will have proven experience in development of visualization technology including but not limited to architectural visualization with use of 3D rendering, virtual, augmented and mixed reality, 360 video and live streaming and web based technologies such as Web GL 3D solutions and virtual tours. As a programmer, you will research and test various technology solutions for client projects throughout project lifecycle from sales, to production, to delivery and iteration.

The position works with the technology team on product research and development, testing, analysis, design and development, and contributing to the completion of client projects requiring technology support.

Responsibilities include:

R&D:

Pre-development: In a team, identifies and develops potential products for new areas of business; conducting market research; generating product requirements
Production: determines specifications, production timetables and quality controls
Go to market: explores and optimizes production time and creates time-integrated plans for product introduction; provides technical information to marketing team
Provides documentation for SR&ED and other government funding programs
Actively participates in and present at monthly R&D roundups to showcase and analyze the latest technology with a group of internal collaborators

Software development

Develop solutions for technology offerings including but not limited to virtual tours, 360 video, media live streaming, virtual, augmented and mixed reality applications, WebGL, unity and browser based 3D modelling
Develop, manage and and optimize software development workflows; perform or direct revision, repair, or expansion of existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements
Develop and contribute to real time rendering solutions such as Unity and Unreal engine
Scene building, modification, and testing in Unity
Work with 3D artists to design workflows and import models
Work with 3D models, textures, materials, shaders, and sounds to build cohesive and immersive environments
Contributes to the completion of client projects that require technology and coding support
Creates features and user guides for technology developed and trains team members to be able to execute independently (creates scalable and repeatable processes and products)
Ability to work independently as well as coordinate tasks and requirements with other developers and managers

Technology Solutions:

Performs due diligence on researching development partners and solutions for both internal and client technology requirements
Advising and providing guidance on internal business technology requirements, structure, reliability, solutions and optimization
Provide information for technology case studies for sales and marketing materials
Technical support for some company-sponsored/supported events that showcase tech products including but not limited to panotours, virtual and augmented reality

Key Performance Indicators:

$ of research grants claimed
Accuracy of SRED claims
Industry-standard level of analysis of SRED activities
# of new products developed and brought to market per quarter
Accuracy of programming and production time
# of projects completed

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related area of study preferred
Demonstrable experience in software development (experience in full-stack web development) preferably in a management role and with an emphasis on browser based 3D technologies
Experience with developing Virtual Reality (VR) applications
Strong knowledge of production timeline, resources, requirements and quality assurance
Knowledge of real-time rendering optimization techniques for desktop and mobile
Strong skills in database management, PHP and MySql coding
Proficiency in all phases of the software development lifecycle
Familiarity with the latest trends, technologies and methodologies in graphic design, web design and development, production, virtual reality, augmented reality, etc.
Resourceful, dependable and organized
Ability to meet deadlines, handle multiple tasks and work in fast-paced environment and adapt to urgent requests at any given time
Strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills required
Ability to anticipate problems and plan contingencies
Hands-on programming experience and quick prototyping skills of emerging technology concepts
Strong interpersonal, communication, organizational and planning skills
Ability to manage multiple projects with conflicting timelines at once
Strong understanding and articulation of technology plans
Ability to think creatively and innovatively
Analytical skills to forecast and identify trends and challenges
Excellent communication and documentation skills

Technology stack:

Demonstrated proficiency in C#, Unreal Engine, Unity ML and TensorFlow experience preferred
VR experience with a premium VR system such as Vive or Oculus Rift
Strong 3D math and geometry knowledge (eg. vectors, vector operations, matrices matrix transformations, Euler angles, and quaternions)
C++, C#, PHP, JavaScript, Java programming
HTML5, CSS3, XML expertise
Well versed in Wordpress, Symfony, EE
OpenGL and WebGL
3D modeling and animation
Kolor Panotour expertise
Android and iOS mobile development
Experience using Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects) an asset

Direct reports: 0

Collaborators: Production team, technology team, sales and marketing, Partners, CEO

Reports to: CEO and Partner

We appreciate your interest in our opportunity. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

Coding: 1 year

Education:

Bachelor's

Location:

Vancouver, BC