Augmented Reality Developer & Interactive Web Experience Designer with IT/ Programming skills for science-art projects

Art & Science Node based in Berlin is looking for a highly talented Artist, Programmer and/or Developer to join us in the construction of non-commercial augmented reality platform (AR Application and interactive website) for an immersive, digital experience of artworks and future AR artistic projects. The accepted candidate will be working together with the interdisciplinary, science and art team of ASN.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • expertise in augmented reality apps development
  • expertise in programming with major technologies used by iOS & Android app developers, like below:
    • C#, C/C++ programming languages
    • Swift programming language
    • Java, JavaScript, Python
    • visual development tools like Vuforia, ARkit, Wikitude, ARCore, and others
  • experience in developing AR/VR applications; Unreal Engine experience appreciated
  • experience creating applications from story boarding through completion
  • experience with 3D modeling and animation – creating and modifying 3D assets making them AR/ interactive implementation ready
  • good design and layouting skills
  • experience working with end users and onboarding new users (i.e. artists who will implement their work onto the developed platform)

Our expectations:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a similar degree or comparable experience
  • Excellent English; German and/or Polish is appreciated
  • Strong motivation for connecting the worlds of art and science
  • Deep commitment to ASN ambitions and objectives

Main tasks:

  • You will be responsible for AR/VR App and interactive web experience creation
  • You will be working as part of international, interdisciplinary team working on art experience based on scientific discoveries and innovations
  • You will be advising, guiding and assisting the team in technical aspects of platform development
  • You will be managing the developed interactive website – monitoring performance, implementing updates and upgrades in a timely manner
    You will be maintaining IT of the developed platforms

We are offering:

  • International, positively challenging working environment, combining artistic and scientific milieus
  • Multidisciplinary working fields
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Honorary for Task-specific contract for at least 6 months with possibility of extension

Thank you for sending your application with CV and Motivation Letter to: management@artscience-node.com

Closing call: 31 October 2020 /12:00h

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Permanent opportunities

Volunteers

At ASN, volunteers are a core part of our team, and come from many different backgrounds, with different skill sets and interests. We are always open to hearing from potential new volunteers with an interest in art and science. We choose our volunteers by matching our current needs with the interests and skills of applicants. Interested applicants should submit a letter of motivation and current CV to management@artscience-node.com, with the subject “Volunteer Application.”

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Internship: Erasmus +

We are also happy to host students with interests or skills in art and science as part of an internship or praktikum program with your university, or within a program such as Erasmus (+). Interested candidates should have the details clearly resolved with your institution or program before contacting ASN. Applicants should submit a letter of motivation, current CV, and a letter explaining the details of your internship or praktikum program to management@artscience-node.com, with the subject “Internship Application.”

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Residency

We currently have a residency opportunity for a graphic designer / animator or media artist, with skills in 3D platforms and/or interactive VR, AR (augmented reality), and other interactive tools. Interested candidates should contact us with a CV and work samples for more information on this opportunity at management@artscience-node.com, with the subject “Residency Opportunity.”

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Multidisciplinary Collaboration

We are always looking for new collaborators or partners with a commitment to excellence and innovation in art and science. We are happy to hear from any of the following, to discuss how we might work together in the future:

  • Other art/science organizations
  • Informal associations or groups
  • IT or other private sector companies
  • Individual artists, scientists, humanists, and researchers in any academic discipline
  • Potential supporters with visions or resources to promote art and science

Interested parties should contact us with a letter of motivation describing your ideas for collaboration at management@artscience-node.com, with the subject “Multidisciplinary Collaboration.”

The opportunities listed here are open until further notice. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or requests for further information.