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Why work with us

Central location
Direct access to the City Centre Sky Train station and the mall
Modern space with kitchen
Fridges, freezers, microwaves and free tea, coffee & water
Health Benefits
We have your health and that of your dependants covered
Bike lockers and showers
Modern change rooms with showers and lockers in the building
Green atrium for lunches
Escape for lunch into our idyllic atrium
Ping Pong and Foosball
Need a break? A few minutes of ping pong will do the trick
Beers & Games Fridays
After the long week, let's have some fun together
Diverse projects and tech stack
Websites, Apps, Social Networks, Games - we do it all
Casual work environment
Dress comfortably, we're not a bank
Team of experts for all fields
We have a focused specialist for most fields
Room for personal development
We are growing constantly - and so can you
Exciting new technologies
React Native, Alexa, Serverless? The future is now
Modern dev environment
Github, CI/CD, code reviews and much more
Regular MeetUp location
Learn from the crowd, get better every day

Open Positions

Vancouver
m56 is a one-of-a-kind full stack agency specializing in creating prototypes and digital experiences that scale. We design and develop engaging digital experiences for global brands, celebrities and media companies and we are looking for a strong front end developer to join our growing team.

As a as Lead/Senior engineer, you will work closely with our team of designers, developers and producers as well as clients to create applications from inception to production. You must have an aptitude to adapt and learn a wide range of technologies to support a variety of asks. In this role, you will also be responsible for:

  • Provide technical expertise and leadership to project teams in the analysis, design, and development of software applications
  • Manages technical design and development of innovative solutions to business requirements and provide strategic technical direction and thought leadership
  • Leverages previous leadership experience to coach and mentor team members
  • Maintains knowledge of the latest data technology and best practices
  • Facilitate technical design and design review sessions, and create documentation mapping business goals to technical design
  • Helping create and develop technical solutions for a wide range of projects
  • Provide everything from functional prototypes to the full production implementation of the project
  • Architecture design: back end software, database, web services, cloud, and front end software
  • Technology Research and Development: Be able to quickly assess the capability, suitability, and implementation of new technologies
  • Requirements gathering and effort scoping
  • Technical project management
The ideal candidate is passionate about designing, creating and supporting, easy to use, web and mobile applications that are enjoyed by millions of people. You also have:

Skills:
  • 5+ years professional experience working on data driven systems
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent, or applicable work experience
  • Experience working with a MVC
  • Experience with and strong understanding of mobile web development
  • Strong grasp of proper web services design & implementation
  • Experience in design and development with JavaScript frameworks (i.e. React, React Native)
  • Mobile development concepts (native and mobile responsive)
  • Deployment strategies (cloud and mobile)
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, time management, interpersonal, listening and communication skills
  • Understanding of user experience issues, and internet design principles
  • A strong interest in data and finding analytics solutions
  • An interest in discovering and implementing new technologies like Alexa, Google home, AR, VR etc.
  • Experience with code versioning and branch management using git. Experience using Github's integrated project management tools is a plus
Required Languages/Technologies:
  • JavaScript (4yrs+), ES6+ (1yr+) desirable, minimal jQuery
  • Front end framework experience (2yrs+): ReactJS
  • NodeJS (2yrs+)
  • HTML5, CSS3, Sass, Bootstrap (3/4)
  • Webpack, Yarn, npm
  • Basic Linux experience (command line tools)
  • PHP 5/7 with composer (2yrs+) and preferably Laravel (or Symfony)
  • Strong relational database experience (4yrs+) regarding design, development, and optimization
  • Experience using an ORM (experience using Eloquent is a nice to have)
  • Bonus points for: Caching, Serverless, React Native, testing, GraphQL, NoSQL, Firebase, Amplify, CI/CD, AWS technologies
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!

Please send us an email at careers-vancouver@m56studios.com. Be sure to include your resume, and any links to projects or your GitHub profile that you think are relevant for this role.

Vancouver
M56 Studios is looking for a UI/UI designer to join our growing team.. We design and develop engaging digital and mobile experiences for global brands, celebrities and media companies. We are looking for a UI/UX Designer to turn ideas into easy-to-use products for our clients.

UI/UX Designer responsibilities include taking user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we’d like to meet you.

Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain customers.

What you’ll be doing:
  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images
What we need to see:
  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle, or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Good time-management skills
  • BSc in Design, Computer Science or relevant field is a bonus
  • Experience in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping would also be a bonus.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!

Please send us an email at careers-vancouver@m56studios.com. Be sure to include your resume, and any links to projects, port folio or your GitHub profile that you think are relevant for this role.