Top Reasons to Work With Us:

 

  • Help transform the music industry

  • Tackle problems that have never been solved before

  • Join a creative team of forward thinking technologists and help shape company culture from an early stage

  • Competitive compensation including stock options and health benefits

  • Backed by top level VC's like Upfront Ventures, KPCB, Greycroft, and RRE Venturesl.


Positions available for Austin or Los Angeles unless otherwise stated:

Senior Software Engineer Generalists (2)

Come help us define the future of music! Together we'll architect the code that drives our Wave performances, from our back-end media and game servers, and game client, to helping content teams create amazing experiences with our SDK and tools.

 

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience working in games

  • Unity experience

  • Strong C++ and C# knowledge

  • Strong math abilities

  • Passion for music and games

Preferred Skills:

  • AAA gaming experience

  • Shader programming

  • Cross platform and mobile development experience

  • Database programming

  • Web development

 

You’ll work with our Creative Director and Product Manager to prototype new interactions that help blur the line between live concert / video game / rave and engage fans in new ways. Sprint over sprint, you’ll execute rapid prototypes while working within constraints to answer certain design questions, then test them during live shows. We’ll also need you to be comfortable hacking together new hardware prototypes relating to motion capture, face tracking, and midi controllers. Once you “find the fun”, you’ll work with our platform team to codify the prototypes into cleanly implemented and bug test features, ready for mainstream deployment. Literally a dream job! (LA Only)

Job Requirements:

  • Strong C# knowledge

  • At least 3 years programming experience on gaming or games adjacent projects

  • Experience in a rapid prototyping role

  • Experience with agile development

  • Knowledge of music and game mechanics

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with visual programming languages like max msp

  • Experience with motion captures technologies

  • Experience with computer vision

R&D Software Engineer

 

Wave is hiring an excellent software engineer who will help drive manual and automated testing of our full stack of virtual experience products. You're a talented engineer who knows how to combine requirement specifications and develop automated tests in C++ and C# to ensure a quality product. You are also able to dive into our products to hunt, identify, and report issues. (Austin Only)

Job Requirements:

  • Strong C++ and C# knowledge

  • At least 3 years proven work experience as a Software Engineer in Test

  • Strong knowledge of QA methodologies and tools

  • Automated testing tools experience

  • NOTE: Must be on-location at our Austin, TX headquarters

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Unity and Unreal

  • Experience with Test-Driven Development

Software Engineer in Test

 

3D Generalist

You’ll collaborate with some of the biggest artists in the world on the content for their virtual concerts. You'll spend your days modeling, texturing, UV mapping 3D assets for these shows- everything from character models, to luminous, interstellar terrain to virtual champagne bottles. You're also comfortable occasionally diving into shaders, effects, and making sure it's all optimized and running like butter.

 

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years 3D modeling/texturing in AAA games

  • Strong character and environment portfolio

  • UV mapping god or goddess

  • Experience with Unity and/or Unreal

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with lighting and effects

  • Experience with shaders

 

You’ll lead the technical art pipeline for virtual character development, working with our art director, creative director, and 3D generalists to bring avatars to life for some of the biggest artists in the world. How do we turn T-Pain into a giant firebreathing demon? You’ll play a crucial role in ensuring the results are mindblowing and process is scalable. (LA preferred)

 

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience in a technical art role

  • Expertise in rigging and character work

  • Unity or Unreal experience

  • Multiple shipped AAA games

  • Self starter

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with or understanding of blendshapes

Senior Technical Artist (Character)

 

Character Artist

You will spend every day creating 3D models of artists like T-Pain, Lindsey Stirling, and more. You’ll work with our Art Director to define the look of each performer and iterate towards a polished result by showtime. You’ll also work with our product team to help define the toolsets and features you need to create high quality musician avatars efficiently.

 

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in character modeling

  • Experience in gaming, preferably AAA

  • Unity or Unreal experience

  • Comfort working in a variety of styles

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with rigging / blendshapes

 

Digital Artist

You’ll work with our Art Director and Content Producer to create assets and effects for, and author Wave live shows. Each show will require a specific look and combination of new and old assets, effects etc. You’ll shepherd each show through concept to launch while working with our Head of Product and platform team to help inform tool development and process improvements.

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience in a digital art role using real-time game engines like Unity or Unreal

  • Expertise in 3D modeling, real-time effects, light mapping, texturing and lighting

  • Experience with AAA games

  • Self starter

Preferred Skills:

  • Concept art / drawing skills

 

Social Media Manager (Part-time)

You’ll help us run Wave’s global social media strategy by developing a consistent brand voice across multiple platforms, creating and curating content with in-game screenshots, GIFs, and videos, fostering engagement on socials, and help engage audiences in novel ways. You’ll work with our Head of Content and Marketing on maintaining a content publishing calendar with a consistent cadence and creating biweekly reports with key metrics and actionable insights. You’ll be working closely with our community to support and grow our creator influence, with Product to help market new releases, and with Content to support tentpole events. (LA only)

 

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in social media management

  • Experience in gaming, preferably AAA

  • Excellent writing skills and aptitude for creative solutions

  • Strong skills in Adobe Creative Suite and Premiere for creating social content and video

  • Strong cross-functional collaboration, project management, and leadership skills

  • Broad business understanding and strong analytical abilities

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience managing a team

  • Passion for music

  • Eye for visual design



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Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs [at] wavexr.com