This is the opportunity to get in from the first day at a stealth company currently being incubated in Los Angeles by Walmart’s tech incubator, Store No 8. Store No 8 was formed in early 2017 by Katie Finnegan and Jet.com founder and Walmart.com CEO, Marc Lore and is focused on the future of commerce over the coming decades.

Available Positions

We are looking for a strong Manager of Partnerships & Talent Experience who can join our team and deliver amazing, memorable, experiences for both team and brand partners.

What you'll do:
Talent Experience:
  • Culture / Talent Experience Strategy & Execution—e.g. Culture committee, Office events, Quarterly fun days, Retail immersion/VR immersion field trips, Happy Hours, whatever else you think of! We want lots of creativity here
  • Recruiting—Build job descriptions, Coordinate with HRBPs to set level and comp, Build interview plan, manage greenhouse set up for all recruiting feedback
  • Internal Communications Strategy & Execution—All hands meetings, all other team communication
  • Onboarding Strategy & Execution—Set up (unique, memorable) employee onboarding program
  • Employee Lifecycle Management—ensure that we facilitate an environment where employees are continually improving by helping to develop and articulate goals & objectives
  • HR—Workday, Benefits, I9, Annual reviews, Incentives, Perks
  • Walmart Liaison—Coordinate with Walmart HR team on all aspects of HR
Partner Management & BD:
  • Account Targeting –identify & strategize outreach tactics for potential brand/retail partners
  • Account Management—Manage all communications with brand partners. Act as the central point of contact for brand partners and liaise between the product / tech teams, business team, and external brand partner(s)
  • Strategy— Develop magical pitch and marketing materials—we are selling an emotional connection with the customer
  • Communications— Work directly with the Head of Strategy, BD, & Biz Ops to prioritize and coordinate outreach
Who will love this job:
  • Obsessed with detail—Attention to detail and obsessed with the 100 tiny touchpoints
  • A trusted ally—you bring sound judgement and take ownership
  • A strategic partner—you have a strong aptitude for learning a new business and an intellectual curiosity about people and organizations
  • An organizational empath—you have a sixth sense for the dynamics of an organization and a strong desire to help others and handle personal and confidential information
  • A team player—you contribute to and act on ideas to bring people together and will pitch in anywhere - you do what it takes to get it done
  • Great communicator—Strong communicator (both written and verbal) with the ability to ‘change’ gears and talk ‘big company’ and ‘scrappy startup’
  • Organized & efficient—You are your best self when there are multiple balls in the air
Qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree
  • 5+ year’s of experience with a combination of Talent Experience, HRBP, and/or marketing/business development and partnerships
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This is the opportunity to get in from the first day at a stealth company currently being incubated in Los Angeles by Walmart's tech incubator, Store No 8. Store No 8 was formed in early 2017 by Katie Finnegan and Jet.com founder and Walmart.com CEO, Marc Lore and is focused on the future of commerce over the coming decades.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead QA process for development of custom immersive applications and experiences
  • Plan, develop and execute tests for multiple software and hardware platforms
  • Lead external focus groups and perform user testing from scripted test cases
  • Evaluate consumer user flow and UI/UX
  • Implement and integrate external testing frameworks, tools and vendors
  • Work with internal systems to document, identify and prioritize bugs with development and executive teams
  • Collaborate with developers to define best practices and implement scalable processes
  • Drive forward the constant improvement of product quality throughout development process
  • Focus on specific user challenges related to immersive media
  • Install, setup and maintain hardware and equipment for testing immersive experiences
Do you have what we're looking for? Bring it on:
  • Passion for immersive media, real time engines, and bringing groundbreaking experiences to market Not above pitching in anywhere; you do what it takes to get it done
  • Plays well with others: low maintenance & fun to be around
  • Strong management skills, with the ability to prioritize conflicting tasks and lead the team towards a common goal
  • Ability to understand immersive media tech trends and how they impact your roadmap
  • Highly collaborative and comfortable working cross-functionally
Qualifications:
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5 years of QA and user testing experience
  • Comprehensive understanding of quality assurance processes
  • Experience with project management software (ex. Jira, Hansoft or MS Project)
  • Thorough understanding of CG, real-time engines and immersive media development workflow
  • Experience working with 3D game engines
  • Knowledge of software engineering best practices
  • Excellent attention to detail, with an ability to multitask and meet deadlines
  • Passionate about QA and working with end users in a new medium
  • Strong desire for establishing and improving product quality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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We are looking for a strong Unity Backend Engineer who can deliver amazing technologies and experiences in the emerging world of immersive and interactive media.

Responsibilities:
  • Developing backend services and features in Unity requiring full stack capabilities
  • Should be equally comfortable developing client-only, backend, or full-stack features
  • Work with backend and client developer leads to assess design needs and create API specifications
  • Implement robust, fault-tolerant, extensible systems that are reliable and secure
Do you have what we’re looking for? Bring it on:
  • Excited by data science and analytics
  • An advocate for the best in app experience possible.
  • You have a hacker’s spirit and an engineer’s discipline
  • You’re comfortable banging out code on the fly as you rapid-prototype that latest cool idea you have
  • You can effectively articulate technical challenges and a variety of solutions
Qualifications:
  • Strong knowledge of C#/Unity/Java
  • Knowledgeable in issues regarding authentication and security
  • Experience with deploying, managing and scaling live ops applications
  • 5 years’ experience building complex, successfully delivered software systems with
  • Mobile/web/Unity front end clients and REST based backend
  • BS, Computer Science or equivalent
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We are looking for a strong Unity Developer who can deliver amazing technologies and experiences in the emerging world of immersive and interactive media.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop Unity based 3D experiences for all major room scale VR Headsets
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Work with 3d modeling and design teams to establish effective pipeline
  • Create rapid prototypes of concepts and new features
  • Document code base and work with QA and user testing on product optimization
  • Communicate timelines and milestones to key team members
  • Keep up to date with the technological advancements in VR development
Do you have what we're looking for? Bring it on:
  • Attention to detail in all phases of development
  • Passion for immersive media, real time engines, and bringing groundbreaking experiences to market
  • Passionate about Virtual Reality
  • Not above pitching in anywhere; you do what it takes to get it done
  • Plays well with others: low maintenance & fun to be around
  • Strong management skills, with the ability to prioritize conflicting tasks and lead the team towards a common goal
Qualifications:
  • BS degree in computer science or related field
  • 3+ years’ experience in Unity
  • Fluent in C#
  • Experience developing and launching VR applications on major platforms
  • Experience working within agile Scrum engineering teams
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We are looking for a forward thinker who can design outside the box and inside the headset to deliver amazing technologies and experiences in the emerging world of immersive and interactive media.

About you:
We’re on a mission for an innovative and talented Virtual Reality UX/UI Design Director with proven experience and extreme passion for immersive, interactive and cinematic VR.
The ideal candidate must have a high caliber for user interface design across mobile, web, but most importantly, virtual reality. If you have a captivating portfolio of work that give your viewers chills, we want to hear from you! Attention to detail is a must but just as important, bias for action, thoughtful and creative thinker, someone who has bold ideas about design and thinks of user interaction and the future of technological interfaces are all attributes we consider the norm. If your goal is to create experiences that are intuitive and inspirational and your passionate about working on immersive user experiences, if you are excited to redefine how customers interact with retail, if you just want to create a difference in something that has been untouched, we want YOU to join us and help bring our VR experiences to actual reality!

Responsibilities:
  • Create User Interface design concepts and media components for Virtual Reality devices that is captivating and intuitive for our users to utilize
  • Execute interaction design and visual design as a part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Actively test new VR concepts and designs; explore all options
  • Collaborate with your team to implement best practices relating to VR
  • Combine UI and aesthetics to create functional and user-friendly interfaces enabling efficiency in user performance
  • Ensure interface and aesthetic consistency across all platforms
  • Drive improvements in usability and interactivity
  • Research new technology, interface and interaction design trends
  • Possess a strong ability to identify UX needs
Qualifications:
  • Formal education in Graphic Design, New Media Design, Interaction/UX Design or HCI, or equivalent experience in the related design field
  • VR and/or game development experience is a must
  • Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Sketch, After Effects, Illustrator, Maya and associated design, environment and creative tools
  • Strong conceptualization ability and visual communication abilities
  • Not above pitching in anywhere; you do what it takes to get it done
  • Exceptional design skills, production values and attention to detail
  • Ability to create wireframes, visual design compositions, and working prototypes
  • Demonstrated experience working with both creative and technical teams to take projects from concept to execution
  • Resume and strong portfolio demonstrating experience in graphic design, interfaces, layouts and user experience
Bonus Points:
  • Design of web applications that leverage emergent technologies, consumer electronics and/or mobile devices
  • 3D modeling, rendering, animation, 360° video capture & stitching experience
  • Familiarity with Unity and Unreal Engine
  • Motion graphics design and production experience
  • Understanding of Agile software development practices
  • Experience in a fast-paced and innovative startup environment
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