Meta AR/VR Job | Creative Coder – Instagram

Job(岗位): Creative Coder – Instagram

Type(岗位类型): Design

Citys(岗位城市): New York, NY

Date(发布日期): 2022-4-27


Instagram is looking for someone to join the Instagram AR Design team as a Creative Coder. AR Design is responsible for creating new AR experiences, pioneering new AR Capabilities, designing creative tools for the Reels surface and supporting Metaverse initiatives. Your position is a hybrid of art, design, and software engineering, and you should be able to not only generate and prototype great experiences, but carry them through to polished, bug-free, performant code releases.


5+ years of experience writing OpenGL/GLSL Shaders and JavaScript

A link to an online portfolio showcasing your work

Demonstrated experience designing and developing interactive augmented reality, computer vision, and/or face-tracking interactive experiences

Demonstrated experience in the entertainment, video game, or digital marketing industries


Code real-time interactive experiences in GLSL and JavaScript through multiple iterations up to polished release

Prototype interactive augmented reality experiences using Spark AR Studio and other standard creative tools

Communicate interactive concepts effectively in writing, images, storyboards, and videos

Creatively solve problems in translating effects ideas into code execution

Generate new ideas for effects

Collaborate closely with art, design, engineering, product, QA, research, and partnership teams from conception to launch

Learn from data on released effects to refine existing effects and develop new ones

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

BS in Computer Science or BA in Media Arts or equivalent program

Experience in Spark AR, SparkSL or other augmented reality environments

Experience with creative coding frameworks like openFrameworks, Processing, Cinder, Max/MSP, Unity3D, After Effects

Experience with 3D production pipelines and integration of 2D and 3D assets into real-time applications

Experience with visual programming or visual node based applications like Unreal Blueprints, Houdini, Nuke