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

Back-End Developer

Looking for a back-end wizard who can dabble into the realms of Devops as well. We love it when you can challenge us with your expertise!

We’re on the lookout for a Back-End Developer. You should be a back-end wizard and can dabble into the realms of Devops as well. 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 startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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 and mobile applications
  • Research, implement and share best development practices with the team

What you bring to us:
  • 5+ years of experience in the tech environment
  • Strong experience with backend technologies including PHP, NodeJS, LAMP, MySQL/MariaDB, MongoDB, AWS
  • Have a passion in web development and new technologies
  • BSc in Computer Science or BASc in Computer/Software Engineering or a two year diploma/certificate in computing and software development
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 1-2 enterprise 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

Bonuses:
  • Have experience with other mobile development platforms (iOS, Android, Windows, etc)
  • Worked with the following: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, REST API
  • Experience with frameworks such as Hapi/Express/Sails JS
  • Have experience working with SSO (Single Sign On) on desktop/mobile applications

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 to david@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Front-End Developer (2 Positions)

We’re on the lookout for a 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 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 a local startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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 and mobile applications
  • Research, implement and share best development practices with the team

What you bring to us:
  • 5+ years of experience in the tech environment
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with the following:
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript
    • Bootstrap, JQuery, AngularJS
    • Experience with frameworks such as Hapi/Express/Sails.Js
    • REST API
    • ReactJS and React Native
    • Maintaining projects in Git versioning systems
    • Experience with analyzing and optimizing page performance and load times
  • Have a passion in web development and new technologies
  • BSc in Computer Science or BASc in Computer/Software Engineering or a two year diploma/certificate in computing and software development
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 1-2 enterprise 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

Bonuses:
  • Have experience with other mobile development platforms (iOS, Android, Windows, etc)
  • Have worked with backend technologies including LAMP, MySQL/MariaDB, NodeJs, MongoDB, AWS
  • Have experience working with SSO (Single Sign On) on desktop/mobile applications

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 to david@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Sr. 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 startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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:
  • 8+ years of experience in the tech environment
  • Minimum 2-5 years of experience working with the following:
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript
    • Bootstrap, JQuery, AngularJS
    • Experience with frameworks such as Hapi/Express/Sails.Js
    • REST API
    • ReactJS and React Native
    • Maintaining projects in Git versioning systems
    • Experience with analyzing and optimizing page performance and load times
  • Strong experience with backend technologies including PHP, LAMP, MySQL/MariaDB, NodeJs, MongoDB, AWS
  • Have a passion in web development and new technologies
  • BSc in Computer Science or BASc in Computer/Software Engineering or a two year diploma/certificate in computing and software development
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 1-2 enterprise 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

Bonuses:
  • Have experience with other mobile development platforms (iOS, Android, Windows, etc)
  • Have experience working with SSO (Single Sign On) on desktop/mobile applications

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 to david@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
UX/UI Designer (2 Positions)

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 a local startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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 outstanding apps, interfaces, and brands
  • 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
  • Adopt and execute various rapid prototyping methodologies
  • Communicate with stakeholders and clients on product development

What you bring to us:
  • Have a passion in new designs and technologies
  • 5+ years experience designing web, mobile and desktop applications
  • Bachelor’s degree, a post-secondary diploma/certificate in design, or equivalent knowledge/experience
  • Have been involved with shipping of at least 3 commercial products
  • Strong Interface Design skills and a strong interest in product design
  • Expert skills with Adobe Suites, 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 the proposed product
  • Ability to react quickly in design elements
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Bonuses:
  • Knowledge of technologies and frameworks including HTML, CSS, Javascript, React, Bootstrap, and/or Angular

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
  • A games area and massage chair when things get tense

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



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Business Development Manager

Our product is on the cusp of launching and we’re seeking a seasoned Business Development Manager to ensure our product launches successfully.

Our product is on the cusp of launching and we’re seeking a seasoned Business Development Manager to ensure our product launches successfully. You will be a natural relationship builder and have the natural ability to convince a horse that it can fly.


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Who are we?
Machobear Studio is a local startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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:
  • Partner with our Product and Marketing team to determine our product’s go to market sales tactics
  • Develop the products sales guidebook in collaboration with our Marketing team
  • Develop and maintain new and existing user accounts
  • Understand our product inside and out

What you bring to us:
  • Experience in creating and executing sales strategies and tactics to grow a user base
  • Experience and understanding of different methodologies to penetrate different demographics and geographies to grow a user base
  • Comfortable in cold calling prospective clients
  • A successful track record in Sales and new business generation
  • Experience in a saas or tech start-up environment preferred
  • Excellent presentation skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to translate technical features to layman terms

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

Think you have what it takes? We’d love to hear from you. Forward your resume and cover letter to david@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Marketing Director

Hunting for a Marketing Guru with strategic visions to execute plans like no one. You have a keen eye for ideas to translate our brand vision to our customers.

We’re on the hunt for a Marketing Director. You will have a well-rounded experience in Marketing; worked in a saas or tech startup environment? Even better! Not only will you have a strategic eye, you can also execute like no one else. You will have a keen eye for design to translate our brand and you will have a strong prowess in digital strategy, social media and content management.


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Who are we?
Machobear Studio is a local startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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:
  • Plan and execute marketing initiatives
  • Develop our go to market marketing strategies
  • Partner with Product and Sales team to drive the Marketing agenda
  • Advocate and champion our brand and product

What you bring to us:
  • 8+ years’ experience in marketing, preferably in a saas or tech start up environment
  • Experience in developing go to market strategies and experience with international markets preferred
  • Experience with building marketing plans
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to influence others and build strong working relationships across departments
  • university/college degree in marketing communications or a related program

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 to david@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Content Translator

Looking for a language expert with an excellent command of English and the Chinese language. You also know how to navigate and translate cultural idioms.

Our team is growing and looking to round out our capabilities with a Content Translator. You will have an excellent command of English and the Chinese language. You don’t shy away from the complexities of these two languages and know how to navigate and translate cultural idioms.


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Who are we?
Machobear Studio is a local startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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:
  • Partner with the Content Writer and make necessary translations to Simplified Chinese content
  • Ensure translations are precise and compelling

What you bring to us:
  • Degree or diploma in English and Chinese or a Translation program
  • Master command in the English and Chinese language (oral and written)
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Grammar police
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to perform under pressure

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

Think you have what it takes? We’d love to hear from you. Forward your resume and link to your online portfolio to david@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Creative Content Writer

We’re on the lookout for a Creative Content Writer with a deep experience in content creation and short and long form writing.

We’re on the lookout for a Creative Content Writer. You will have a deep experience in content creation and you won’t shy away from switching between short form and long form writing. The ideal candidate will also have worked in a tech start-up environment. Anything content related, you will create it. Interested? Read on!


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Who are we?
Machobear Studio is a local startup seeking bright minds to form our new 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:
  • Create content for our marketing materials and in-app content
  • Collaborate with our Product and Marketing team to determine content needs
  • Write clear, engaging, and informative copy. Mediums you will write for include print, videos,
  • website, social media, email campaigns, newsletters and blogs.
  • Write descriptions for design projects and website

What you bring to us:
  • 4+ years’ experience in content creation and copywriting, preferably in a saas or tech start up environment
  • Excellent in writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Degree in communications, creative writing, advertising or English.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and have a collaborative spirit.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and impeccable attention to detail.

Bonuses:
  • SEO/SEM skills

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 links to your portfolio to david@machobear.ca



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted
Senior Software QA Analyst

We’re on the lookout for a Sr. Software QA Analyst to ensure our product is bug free.

We’re on the lookout for a Sr. Software QA Analyst to ensure our product is bug free.

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Machobear Studio Inc
1A-1601 Bayshore Dr Vancouver, BC, V6G 2V4
Term: Regular Permanent FT
Location: Vancouver, BC
Language requirements: English fluency
Salary: 80k – 110k
Posted: March 08, 2017

Who are we?

Machobear Studio is growing! We’re a digital studio making our mark in our own way. We have some exciting projects we’re working on and some on the cusp of being launched. 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.

We’re on the lookout for a Sr. Software QA Analyst. You will work closely with our developers to create and implement testing frameworks and procedures 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 creating and implementing manual and automated tests. The right candidate will have the opportunity to build out this capability for us.

What we offer?
  • Competitive base salary and year-end bonus (based on experience)
  • Flexible work environment and hours
  • Comprehensive benefits package including employer paid BC MSP, extended medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Weekly office socials
  • A fully stocked kitchen
  • A games area and massage chair when things get tense

Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate and lead team to outline and document required test frameworks and cases.
  • Collaborate and lead teams to build and customize automated Functional, API, Acceptance, Unit, Security and Load tests.
  • Monitor and guide issues and software bugs life cycle.
  • Communicate test results and progress to stakeholders and team members.

You:
  • 10+ years’ experience in creating and implementing test plans for software and applications
  • Minimum BSc in Computer Science
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in performance testing and creating automated tests
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in security testing and systems administration and DevOps
  • Have a passion for finding bugs and pointing them out to developers.
  • Have been involved in shipping of at least 2 enterprise-level web applications.
  • Team player with strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills.
  • Have strong analytic and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum process.

Bonus:
  • Have experience with other mobile development platforms (iOS, Android, Windows, etc)
  • Have worked with backend technologies including LAMP, MySQL/MariaDB, NodeJs,oDB, AWS
  • React Native testing experience.
  • Experience Testing REST APIs using Codeception/CodeceptJS.
  • Exposure to testing React and React Native.
  • Building Acceptance/Functional tests for upcoming features.
  • Experience with analyzing and optimizing page performance and load times.

If this sounds like you, please send us your CV, cover letter, and any other work you want to impress us with!



Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted