About us

At Machobear, we let curiosity continuously refine our vision for the future. As digital crafters, we aim to realize this vision through creating new and exciting products.


Our office is located in Vancouver, Canada.

Open Positions

Senior Front-End Developer

We’re on the lookout for a Senior Front-End Developer who can challenge us with your expertise and go ahead, show us what you can do!

We’re on the lookout for a Senior Front-End Developer!. Your heart is in front-end and is constantly checking out new tech stacks. We love it when you can challenge us with your expertise; go ahead, show us what you can do!


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Who are we?
Machobear Studio is an established local start-up seeking bright minds to help build new features with our team of senior developers! You will be working with cross-functional teams that will take on exciting and challenging projects. Although you may not have all the skills required, we want you to be resourceful and willing to learn. If you are a dreamer who puts ideas into action, we want you!

What you'll be doing:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to build and customize high performing enterprise web and mobile applications
  • Research, implement and share best development practices with the team

What you bring to us:
  • BSc in Computer Science or BASc in Computer/Software Engineering or a two-year diploma/certificate in computing and software development
  • 6+ years of experience in the tech environment
    • ReactJS and React Native
    • REST API
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, ES6
    • Experience with frameworks such as Hapi/Express
    • Maintaining projects in Git versioning systems
    • Experience with analyzing and optimizing page performance and load times
    • MySQL/MariaDB, NodeJs, AWS
  • Have a passion in web development and new technologies
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 1-2 enterprise mobile applications
  • Proficient in optimizing and debugging code
  • Team player with strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
  • Have strong analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum process
  • Familiarity with design patterns and programming principals and it’s applications

Bonuses:
  • Have worked with backend technologies including LAMP
  • Have experience working with SSO (Single Sign On) on desktop/mobile applications
  • GitHub: Active account

What to expect:
  • Competitive base salary and year-end bonus (based on experience)
  • Flexible work environment and hours
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Weekly office socials
  • A fully stocked kitchen

Up for the challenge? We’d love to hear from you. Forward your resume and link to your online portfolio (GitHub) to career@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Senior Full-Stack Developer

Looking for a Sr. Full-Stack Developer, a coding guru and can probably code with your eyes shut.

We’re on the lookout for a Sr. Full-Stack Developer. You should consider yourself a coding guru and can probably code with your eyes shut. We love it when you can challenge us with your expertise; go ahead, show us what you can do!


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Who are we?
Machobear Studio is a local established startup seeking bright minds to continue to build out our experienced senior development team. You will be working with cross-functional teams that will take on exciting and challenging projects. Although you may not have all the skills required, we want you to be resourceful and willing to learn. If you are a dreamer who puts ideas into action, we want you!

What you'll be doing:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to build and customize high performing web applications
  • Research, implement and share best development practices with the team

What you bring to us:
  • BSc in Computer Science or BASc in Computer/Software Engineering or a two-year diploma/certificate in computing and software development
  • 8+ years of experience in the tech environment
  • Minimum 2-5 years of experience working with the following:
    • ReactJS and React Native
    • REST API
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, ES6
    • Experience with frameworks such as Hapi/Express
    • Maintaining projects in Git versioning systems
  • Strong experience with backend technologies including PHP, LAMP, MySQL/MariaDB, NodeJs, MongoDB, AWS
  • Experience with Docker and Docker orchestration systems such as Kubernetes and Amazon ECR
  • Experience with analyzing and optimizing page performance and load times
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 1-2 enterprise mobile applications
  • Proficient in optimizing and debugging code
  • Team player with strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
  • Have strong analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Strong grasp of design patterns and programming principals and it’s applications
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum process

What to expect:
  • Competitive base salary and year-end bonus (based on experience)
  • Flexible work environment and hours
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Weekly office socials
  • A fully stocked kitchen

Up for the challenge? We’d love to hear from you. Forward your resume and link to your online portfolio (GitHub) to career@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Senior UX/UI Designer

A UX/UI Designer with a keen eye for design backed by great usability and experience. You are also an expert with strong interest and passion in product design.

We’re on the lookout for a UX/UI Designer. You will have a keen eye for great design with the focus on usability and experience. You’ll be an expert in interface design with a strong interest and passion in product design.


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Who are we?
Machobear Studio is an established tech start-up based in Vancouver. We are the creators of Liv.Rent, a platform that connects tenants with landlords (check us out at liv.rent and in the App store!). We are looking for a Senior UX/UI Designer to join our growing team. You will be working with cross-functional teams that will take on exciting and challenging projects. If you are a dreamer who puts ideas into action, we want you!

What you'll be doing:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to continue to refine, iterate and release new features for our product
  • Translate words of wisdom and visions into meaningful interfaces that relates to real life
  • Research, implement and share best development practices with the team
  • Conduct user experience research and studies when applicable
  • Adopt and execute various rapid prototyping methodologies
  • Communicate with stakeholders and clients on product development

What you bring to us:
  • Have a passion for new design and technologies
  • 8+ years experience designing web, mobile and desktop applications
  • Shipped at least 1-2 enterprise level solutions or web applications
  • A guru when it comes to working with web and responsive mobile; native iOS and Android, employing a holistic approach to design
  • Bachelor’s degree, a post-secondary diploma/certificate in design, or equivalent knowledge/experience
  • Strong interface design skills, highly detailed oriented and a strong interest in product design #pixelperfect
  • Expert skills with Adobe Suite of products, Sketch, inVision prototyping and other design tools
  • An eye for detail and deep knowledge on user-focused, human centric designs
  • Ability to recognize both short and long-term perspectives of a proposed product
  • Proven track record in working across a variety of industries in successfully demonstrating creative approaches in solving complex problems
  • Ability to iterate quickly
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Bonuses:
  • Knowledge of technologies and front end development including HTML, CSS and Javascript

What to expect:
  • Comprehensive benefit package
  • The opportunity to work alongside a collaborative team that welcomes new ideas and loves a good challenge
  • Flexible work environment and hours
  • Beautiful office space centrally located in Coal Harbour along the Seawall
  • A fully stocked kitchen
  • Pet-friendly office
  • Weekly office socials, virtual happy hours, etc.

Up for the challenge? We’d love to hear from you. Forward your resume and link to your online portfolio to career@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
QA Engineer

We're looking for a QA Engineer who is experienced in manual testing and building automated tests. You will have a keen eye to pinpoint any bugs that may pop up.

We’re on the lookout for a QA Engineer. You will work closely with our developers to ensure our product is bug free. You will have a keen eye coupled with your experience, to pinpoint any bugs that may pop up. Your experience will span from manual testing to building automated tests.


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Curiosity, persistence, and relentlessness lives within all of us here at Machobear Studios! We are on the search for stellar talent. Although you may not have all the skills required, we want you to be resourceful and willing to learn. The opportunities we take on are no short of adventure, and, where boldness, grit, grind, and sweat will be a necessity in your success. Are you a dreamer who puts ideas into action? If this sounds like you, we want you to apply!

What you'll be doing:
  • Collaborate with team to outline and document required test cases
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to build and customize automated Functional, API, Acceptance, Unit and Load tests.
  • Monitor and guide issues and software bugs life cycle
  • Communicate test results and progress to stakeholders and team members

What you bring to us:
  • Have 2+ years testing APIs and JS applications
  • Have 2+ years testing mobile applications
  • Have 2+ years experience working in JavaScript
  • Have 1+ years test automation experience
  • Have a passion for finding bugs and pointing them out to developers
  • BSc in Computer Science or BASc in Computer/Software Engineering or a post-secondary diploma/certificate of two years in computing and software development or relevant experience
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 1-2 web applications
  • Team player with strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
  • Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum process

Bonuses:
  • Experience working with other mobile development platforms (iOS, Android, Windows, etc)
  • Experience working with backend technologies including LAMP, MySQL/MariaDB, NodeJS, and GraphQL/ElasticSearch
  • Experience working with cloud providers like AWS and GCP and containerized applications
  • Experience Testing REST APIs using Codeception/CodeceptJS
  • Experience with analyzing and optimizing page performance and load times
  • Interest and/or experience in security, specifically with penetration testing

What to expect:
  • Comprehensive benefit packages
  • The opportunity to work alongside a collaborative team that welcomes new ideas and loves a good challenge
  • Flexible work environment and hours
  • Beautiful office space centrally located in Coal Harbour along the Seawall
  • A fully stocked kitchen
  • Pet-friendly office
  • Weekly office socials, virtual happy hours, etc.

Up for the challenge? We’d love to hear from you. Forward your resume and link to your online portfolio (GitHub) to career@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
This role is intended to work in studio but due to the current global pandemic situation, all hires will be working from home remotely for the immediate time being.