CREATIVE DEVELOPER

Ado Ato Pictures is currently seeking a remote Creative Developer to work with our enthusiastic team of creatives. The developer will contribute to the project from research and development up until delivery. They are constantly searching for new multimedia technologies to apply to the project. The aesthetics of the user-interface are of utmost importance to them as they create interactive experiences and generative installations.

 

Applicants should have extensive experience in programming with TouchDesigner or VVVV and a number of completed reference projects. The ideal candidate is design-oriented with experience working on interactive spatial installations, and enjoys working in an interdisciplinary international team.
 

About Ado Ato Pictures:

In ancient Yoruba folk tales, there is a particular wonder around “Ado Ato” - containers of magical spells. Like this container, Ado Ato Interactive harnesses the magic of new technology to create interactive and immersive experiences with the potential to change our world. Ado Ato Pictures has founded this non-profit wing of our award-winning studio in order to promote social justice through our innovative content - inspired by real-world issues and enhanced by efforts to channel the creativity of underrepresented communities. With an office located at the very center of Amsterdam, we work with a number of talented and inspiring artists from the Netherlands and abroad, ranging from animators, developers, writers, sound engineers, and beyond. For more about Ado Ato Interactive, please visit: www.adoatopictures.com

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

 

  • Present the user-interface visually so that information is easy to read, easy to understand and easy to find.

  • Generate clear ideas, concepts and designs of creative assets from beginning to end.

  • Work collaboratively to ensure a consistent, integrated user-experience

  • Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, changes, trends in the visual design field.

  • Propose innovative solutions

  • Be responsible for the optimization of the program and stability of the system.

  • Ensure technological watch and participate in the R&D effort.

  • Program real time visual effects based on artistic intentions.

 

Qualification and skills:

  • 3+ years of experience in developing interactive exhibits and large media environments.

  • Ability to refine other people’s ideas and come up with new ones to create a highly designed visual experience.

  • Interest in sharing knowledge.

  • Self-learning, able to learn new tools quickly and work in a fast evolving environment.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to self-manage and lead your own work.

  • Experience in shader programming (GLSL/HLSL).

  • Experience in C# or any other visual programming environment is a plus.

  • Good knowledge of sensors and human-machine interaction modes.

  • Knowledge of After Effects and Photoshop software.

  • Knowledge of the Unity game engine is an asset.

Ready to apply?

Please email info@adoatopictures.com with the subject line:

 

[First Name, Last Name] Touch Designer

 

In the body of the e-mail, please include:

  • A short introduction of yourself

  • Details of the required / preferred skills you offer

  • Your availability for the dates of the position

Please also attach, or include links to:

 

  • Your CV / resume

  • link to your portfolio