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about beside

BeSide Digital is a quickly-growing Brooklyn-based studio specializing in media and interactive design and production for brands, bands, and immersive experiences. Helmed by co-founders Matthew Haber (Managing Director) and Phillip Gulley (Chief Creative), Beside provides full service concept-through-execution video & projection, interactive development, show control design, and consulting services for stage, themed entertainment, and retail clients. From within our Greenpoint, NY facility we provide content creation, electronic development and production, software development, and specialty fabrication services for clients ranging from up-and-coming musical acts to multinational Fortune 500 companies.

 

APPLY
Please send resume, references, and applicable work samples to matthew@besidedigital.com. Please note that most positions are open to both part-time and full-time applicants. Developer and Installation Specialist positions are also open to freelancers. Compensation commensurate with experience but highly competitive with benefits such as paid time off.


Job Description

Reporting to the Managing Director and Operations Supervisor, the Fabrication Supervisor will manage and engage day-to-day with our specialty physical fabrication practice. Every day at BeSide is different, but duties will include:

  • Using Fusion360 and similar CAD/CAM tools to design automated props, specialty mounting hardware, and similar small-scale detail oriented items
  • Configuring and operating our ShopBot CNC machine and, in combination with standard woodworking tools, fabricating required parts for projects
  • Assembling and performing testing and quality-assurance for all fabrication projects
  • Interfacing with and managing external vendors for fabrication of components that exceed out in-house capabilities
  • Managing on-site installation of fabricated components at client locations
  • Interfacing with third-party fabricators to facilitate integration of BeSide components with the broader physical environment of our projects
  • Managing stock levels for consumables, supplies, and speciality equipment

Qualifications
Demonstrated strong organizational skills and extreme attention to detail are a must as is a desire to work in a creative but technically rigorous environment. Two or more years of relevant work experience or a four-year college degree in a related field such as mechanical engineering or technical direction is required. Strong experience with 3D CAD tools such as AutoDesk Inventor, Fusion360, or SolidWorks is required as is experience with CNC machine operation and basic carpentry. If you have strong independent problem solving skills, a desire to help shape a small but growing company, and a willingness to get your hands dirty, you might be who we’re looking for.

FABRICATION SUPERVISOR


Job Description
Creative Technologists at BeSide help build diverse technical solutions for experiential event and permanent installations across a variety of industries. You might help build a creative touchscreen experience in TouchDesigner one day, supervise the installation of an industrial-grade show control system the next, and develop a custom ESP8266-powered wearable the next. You will be intimately involved in the creative process and enjoy a tight-knit collaborative environment. Reliability is also a cornerstone of our brand and this extends to the level of stability our clients demand from our technical solutions. BeSide creative technologist are tasked with building complex interconnected applications that will work 24/7 in permanent installation environments and to work creatively and responsively with internal and external collaborators on event-specific interactive experiences.

Qualifications
Demonstrated strong organizational skills are a must as is a desire to work in a creative but technically rigorous environment. Two or more years of relevant work experience or a four-year college degree in a related field is required. You must have a strong physical computing experience set, diverse Python development experience, and experience working in a team development environment. TouchDesigner experience is highly desirable. Experience with Unity development, AR/VR tools, mobile development, electronic fabrication, PCB design, Fusion360, Vectorworks and UI/UX design are plusses. If you have strong independent problem solving skills, a desire to help shape a small but growing company, and a willingness to get your hands dirty, you might be who we’re looking for.

creative technologist


Job Description
Inside our studio, installation technicians build obsessively organized equipment racks and solder wiring assemblies. Onsite, they install audio-visual components, integrate automated scenic elements, troubleshoot networking and system configuration challenges, and manage diverse client and third-party stakeholders. Installation technicians work closely alongside system design personnel to evolve our toolkits and technical practices and bounce between fast-paced event load-ins and meticulous permanent installation worksites.

Qualifications
Demonstrated strong organizational skills are a must as is a desire to work in a creative but technically rigorous environment. Two or more years of relevant work experience or a four-year college degree in a related field is required. You must have experience with event, theatrical, or AV installation. Proficiency with configuring and troubleshooting networking hardware, soldering and light electrical assembly, and basic carpentry are required. Experience with Vectorworks, Fusion360, TouchDesigner, BrightSign, and/or PCB design are plusses. If you have strong independent problem solving skills, a desire to help shape a small but growing company, and a willingness to get your hands dirty, you might be who we’re looking for.

installation TECHNICIAN


Job Description
Developers at BeSide build robust, creative software applications in a fast paced development environment. You might help build creative touchscreen experiences one day, a social-media linked video capture experience the next, and robust mission-critical show control systems the day after that. Developers at BeSide are intimately involved in the creative process and enjoy a tight-knit collaborative environment. Reliability is also a cornerstone of our brand and this extends to the level of stability our clients demand from our technical solutions. BeSide developers are tasked with building complex interconnected applications that will work 24/7 in permanent installation environments and to work creatively and responsively with internal and external collaborators on event-specific interactive experiences.

Qualifications
Demonstrated strong organizational skills are a must as is a desire to work in a creative but technically rigorous environment. Two or more years of relevant work experience or a four-year college degree in a related field is required. You must have strong TouchDesigner and Python development skills, experience with social media or similar API integrations, and experience working in a team development environment. Experience with Unity development, AR/VR tools, physical computing, mobile development, and UI/UX design are plusses. If you have strong independent problem solving skills, a desire to help shape a small but growing company, and a willingness to get your hands dirty from time to time, you might be who we’re looking for.

Touch designer developer


Job Description
Developers at BeSide build robust, creative software applications in a fast paced development environment. You might help build a distributed multi-player mobile game one day and AR or VR experience the next. Developers at BeSide are intimately involved in the creative process and enjoy a tight-knit collaborative environment. Reliability is also a cornerstone of our brand and this extends to the level of stability our clients demand from our technical solutions. BeSide developers are tasked with building complex interconnected applications that will work 24/7 in permanent installation environments and to work creatively and responsively with internal and external collaborators on event-specific interactive experiences.

Qualifications
Demonstrated strong organizational skills are a must as is a desire to work in a creative but technically rigorous environment. Two or more years of relevant work experience or a four-year college degree in a related field is required. You must have strong Unity development skills for desktop and mobile deployment targets, experience with AR/VR tools, and experience working in a team development environment. Experience with TouchDesigner development, Python, physical computing, and UI/UX design are plusses. If you have strong independent problem solving skills, a desire to help shape a small but growing company, and a willingness to get your hands dirty from time to time, you might be what we’re looking for.

unity developer


BeSide Digital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: BeSide Digital is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at BeSide Digital are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. BeSide Digital will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. BeSide Digital encourages applicants of all ages.