Full-Time

Creative Technologist

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Duolingo

Duolingo

1,001-5,000 employees

Language learning app with gamified lessons

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning
Education

Senior

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Required Skills
Figma
Animation
Requirements
  • Experience delivering delightful visuals while adhering to performance constraints
  • Experience writing plugins, scripts, and tools
  • Experience with interactive animation for mobile content
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a role similar to creative technology
  • Experience succinctly communicating trade-offs, ideas, and recommendations
  • Portfolio demonstrating prototyping savvy
  • Demo reel no more than 2 minutes long
  • Ability to relocate to New York City or Pittsburgh, PA
  • Proficiency in Python, C++, or similar scripting languages
  • Experience working at a small game studio, VFX house, or tech start-up
  • Experience with Rive
  • General 3D Skills like modeling, texturing, rigging, and animating
  • Understanding of game design principles and player experience
  • Experience with Maya, Houdini, Toonboom Harmony, or similar tools
Responsibilities
  • Build interactive animations for Math & Music courses using Rive
  • Drive tooling improvements for design & animation tools
  • Work with technical animators, producers & engineers to drive efficiency across pipelines
  • Stay updated on feature developments for critical tools like Rive & Figma
  • Test, learn, and promote new tools and technologies for animation and interactivity
  • Partner with Design Ops to operationalize creative workflows
  • Drive technical documentation for creative best practices

At Duolingo, the integration of gamification and advanced data analytics into language learning not only makes the process engaging but also highly effective. The company stands out in its field due to its commitment to incorporating cutting-edge research and technology, involving insights from language learning scientists and artificial intelligence experts. This approach fosters a dynamic and intellectually stimulating workplace that encourages continuous innovation and improvement in the education technology sector.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$643.3M

Headquarters

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

47%

Benefits

Medical, dental, and vision for employees as well as eligible partners and dependents

Mental health benefits such as therapy sessions and coaching to support you to be your best self

Fertility benefits to support your family planning journey

Fully paid parental and adoption leave

Fully paid subscription to Care.com and paid backup days for dependents and your fur family

401(k) with generous match and immediate vesting

20 days of PTO, with two additional weeks off for winter break

Yearly professional development stipend

Transportation reimbursement for however you get to work

Lunch prepared daily by our in-house chefs

Annual international retreat for all full-time employees

On-site gym and massages

On-site game/break room