PRODUCER

DESCRIPTION

Leviathan is looking for a Producer with hands-on experience overseeing projects that blend interaction, animation/post-production, live action and physical installations. A candidate for this position will be detail-oriented and strategically minded, and be able to analyze opportunities and navigate through day-to-day challenges with calm focus. Must be able to own projects in an inclusive-yet-decisive way, with respect for both creative and client objectives.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Drive the concept development, production and delivery phases across multiple platforms.
  • Assess opportunities with creative director, weighing production approach against creative needs, timeline and financial realities.
  • Think strategically while managing detailed execution of multiple projects at a time.
  • Constantly identify project risks, requirements and larger opportunities.
  • Manage and motivate teams of creatives directors, designers, editors, developers, fabricators, and other outside vendors.
  • Communicate clearly and consistently with executive team, finance, project team, and peers.
  • Manage client expectations and take responsibility for quality of service and completion of deliverables.
  • Compile and negotiate bids, ensure work is inline with the payment schedule, and take proactive approach to keep budget on track throughout the life of the project.
  • Be proactive, positive, transparent, inclusive, and honest.

 

REQUISITE SKILLS

  • 5+ years in the industry or related experience
  • Experience with various project types:  web, mobile, video, brand and experiential
  • Hands-on, tangible management of production teams
  • Excellent client management skills
  • Demonstrated experience running large-scale/budget projects
  • Experience with international projects a plus
  • Ability to communicate across multiple disciplines
  • Excellent negotiation skills with both clients and internal partners
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Must have strong presentation, verbal and written skills
  • Deep understanding of project management, work-flow and infrastructure
  • Must think quickly under pressure, as well as motivate, engage and manage the team
  • Must play well with others

 

Thank you for your interest, and we look forward to receiving your application. As we receive a high volume of inquiries, we regrettably cannot reply to all applicants. Please know that your information will be reviewed and we will reach out should we see alignment for this position or other opportunities at Leviathan.

FREELANCE ARTISTS – VARIOUS

True, we’re a well-equipped studio, but every now and then we still need the help from creative and technical specialists. Here’s where you come in, talented freelance artists! From writers and concept artists to 3D artists, motion designers, software engineers, and producers, we’re always on the lookout for superior talent.

If you look through our portfolio–feel somewhat inspired and think to yourself, “I need to work with these people!”, perfect. Send us link to your work along with a short note about yourself and if and when we see a fit someone from a project will reach out.

For consideration Freelancers will have:

  • 3+ years of client experience
  • A professional CV listing at least three different clients
  • Ability to demonstrate superior skills in relevant software
  • Ability to provide credible employment references

Contact careers@lvthn.com

Creative Coder

Leviathan is seeking an innovative, passionate, and exceptionally detailed creative coder to join us full-time. You will handle the development of interactive projects and work on a variety of client work alongside a team of talented and passionate digital artists and engineers. Typical projects include custom multi-user touchscreen and sensor-based interactives, projection mapping and creative installation technologies.

 

PERSONALITY

  • Self-driven with the ability to pick up new technologies quickly
  • Excitement for technology; constantly striving to be ahead of the curve
  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic team environment of 3D artists, technologists and designers
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts in a clear concise manner, written or verbally
  • Proactive problem solver, a quick thinker and creative

 

REQUISITE SKILLS

  • Full Stack Creative Development
  • Experience in Python, C++, GLSL, or WebGL
  • 3D asset pipeline experience; utilizing prebaked assets or re-creating programmatically
  • Demonstrate experience working with a creative coding framework such as TouchDesigner, openFrameworks, Cinder, Processing or THREE.js
  • Demonstrate experience with interactive environment design, installation art via technologies such as projection mapping, light control, motion tracking, and graphic design

 

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3D Game Engine Experience (Unreal Engine)
  • Knowledge of Node.js & Javascript
  • Experience using a front-end Javascript framework (Angular, React, Backbone)
  • Experience using MongoDB or SQL databases a plus
  • API Integration Experience
  • Interest in physical computing (arduino & raspberry Pi)
  • Working knowledge of communication protocols (UDP & OSC)
  • UI/UX Design
  • 1-3 Years industry experience

 

A qualified candidate will have a genuine passion for creating quality user experiences and engaging user interfaces. Applicant will also be a US citizen and be available for work full-time by September 2016.

To apply, email your resume to careers@lvthn.com with your favorite movie in the subject line. Please apply with samples of coding and project work.  No cover letter required.

Thank you for your interest, and we look forward to receiving your application.  As we receive a high volume of inquiries, we regrettably cannot reply to all applicants. Please know that your information will be reviewed by human eyes.  We will respond should we see alignment for this position or other opportunities at Leviathan.