Who We Are

Hi! We’re Thinkingbox, a global creative collective shaping the future of brands through craft and curiosity. Our team brings together unique perspectives in design, technology, and strategy that push the boundaries for our clients to create work that is innovative. We are a curious bunch that loves to think big, continuously learn, and create. We love our culture and the natural collaboration that happens in and around our five offices, from dog parties to happy hour Fridays, we maintain a vibrant work environment. However, for one month a year we encourage our people to explore the world. Try working from another office or even the beaches of Bali and expand your worldview, then bring that experience back to the team.

The Opportunity

Thinkingbox is currently on the search for an Interactive Developer to join our creative team here in Vancouver! We’re looking for an individual who is experienced in creating fun, innovative and high quality AR effects. As our creative developer, you will be a challenger, an explorer, looking to enable new capabilities for our client’s AR effects initiatives by transforming conceptual prototypes into reality. Here at Thinkingbox, we encourage creativity, allowing the freedom for exploration. We like to challenge ourselves and ensure that we’re ahead and staying on top of the latest trends. We’re also team oriented, as the successful candidate will have the opportunity to join a close and collaborative, global team - we will enable you to continually grow and provide opportunities to hone your skill set.

Candidates with experience in either Snapchat’s Lens Studio and/or Spark AR are encouraged to apply!

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Responsible for multiple projects and meeting deadlines while working within a collaborative, creative development team
  • Provide technical expertise to help with feasibility and creative ideas
  • Producing significant results while maintaining a positive attitude and having fun
  • Creative design abilities – professional look & feel
  • Support Producers, and other Developers to manage client requirements, communications and balance project schedules
  • Research and evaluate a variety of interactive software products
  • Contribute to a culture of excellence around creative use of technology in advertising and marketing

What You’ll Bring

  • 3+ years relevant experience
  • Experienced with Lens Studio and/or Spark AR
  • Strong 3D and visual development skills
  • Pipeline experience - Creative to Development
  • Enthusiasm for learning about new technologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Bonus Points!

  • Web development skills
  • Experience with WebGL and/or 3D web engines (Three.js, PlayCanvas)
  • C++ knowledge/skills
  • Experience with engine development skills (Unreal Engine, Unity)
  • Experience with Web APIs (Google APIs, Facebook API, Twitter API)
  • Proficient with some server ­side development (PHP, Node.js)
  • A good sense of humour!

Equal Opportunity

Here at Thinkingbox, we are committed to building an environment where our employees continuously feel included, valued and heard. Diversity is our creative strength and it’s a combination of our unique experiences and perspectives that make for some of the best problem-solving. The result? Creativity, growth and innovation. We strongly encourage all applicants, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, or gender identity to apply.

To Apply

Thank you for taking the time to apply with the Thinkingbox family! Please remember to include your resume and links to your online portfolio with your application. Due to the number of applications we receive, we are not able to contact everyone who applies. Do note however that all applications are stored in our talent database and will be considered for future opportunities!