JOIN THE TEAM

Help us create beautiful aerial art displays of words, logos, and images that leave a lasting impression with audiences.

Open Roles:

DRONE LIGHT SHOW DESIGNER

UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM (UAS) DRONE LIGHT SHOW DESIGNER
Location: Remote

WHAT WE’RE ABOUT:

Pixis, Inc. creates breathtaking drone shows that illuminate the night sky. We blend creative storytelling with entertainment to create aerial art displays of words, logos, and images that leave a lasting impression with audiences. 

THE ROLE:

We’re looking for an experienced and highly creative 3D artist to develop drone light shows. This experienced artist will have a background in the gaming or VFX industry. On the Job training in producing shows will be provided by Pixis blending support from our existing team and hands on experience in the field. With the collaboration and support of our operations team, you will design high impact shows that will WOW the drone audience. If you are passionate about bringing to life innovative creative concept’s then you will thrive at Pixis.

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Brainstorm, conceptualize and produce a wide range of 3D graphics and animations
  • Support the complete team with concept sketches, designs and mock-ups
  • Ability to create expressive character animations portraying a wide range of emotions
  • Realize complete drone shows from the first concept to the final animation prior to flight
  • Take ownership of your work and proactively support the team by offering creative ideas to improve the business and our processes
  • Work with our creative team to expand our animation creation capacity through recruitment and management of external resources

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of experience working in 3D asset creation using programs such as Blender, C4D, 3DS Max and Maya
  • 3+ years working in Photoshop and other technologies utilized in digital art production
  • Able to create low-poly assets and work with Blender plugins like “animation nodes” or “effectors” in C4D.
  • 1+ years of experience in rigging and animating

WHAT YOU’RE ALL ABOUT:

  • Passionate about drones
  • Ability to articulate and communicate effectively
  • Good interpersonal and teamwork orientated skill set
  • Must be able to prioritize, multitask, and meet tight deadlines
  • Fast learner with an agile approach to design
  • Creative “get things done” attitude that is results orientated
  • Be able to give and receive constructive, creative feedback across teams
  • Collaborate with other team members, clients, and 3rd party producers
PRODUCER

PRODUCER
Location: Remote

WHAT WE’RE ABOUT:

Pixis, Inc. creates breathtaking drone shows that illuminate the night sky. We blend creative storytelling with entertainment to create aerial art displays of words, logos, and images that leave a lasting impression with audiences.

THE ROLE:

We’re looking for an experienced Producer that is able to support Pixis, Inc., a new company formed to produce drone light shows. After undergoing applicable training on our operating systems, the Producer will manage the production logistics, as well as the maintenance and upkeep for our equipment, and eventually will act as a trainer for future Producers. The Producer will also take their FAA Part 107 UAV license and support the Pixis Pilots as an when necessary.

 

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serve as the Producer at Pixis.
  • As necessary manage the site selection/acquisition and permitting process.
  • Manage Equipment and Assets
  • Manage the transportation and shipping of assets.
  • Oversee pre-mission planning with the assigned Senior Project Manager to meet the Client deliverables.
  • Craft the Run of Show for each activation coordinating the logistics and staffing requirements.
  • Support the Technical Director/Lead Pilot managing the applicable show logistics/requirements such as local Police Department notification.
  • When necessary perform show “Red Button” responsibilities
  • Assist in managing the Drone & Battery Inventory.
  • Perform equipment troubleshooting and regular maintenance.
  • Solve problems on the ground in real-time.
  • Review reported malfunctions and identify/analyze any undesirable trends.
  • Assist in hiring and training of Producers and other team members.
  • Perform on-site safety briefings.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 3 years of prior marketing agency experience preferably in a production or logistics role.
  • Knowledge of event production including a basic understanding of Wi-FI networks, A/V  equipment and electrical.
  • Knowledge of inventory management systems.
  • Basic knowledge of OSHA compliance.
  • Willing to get your hands dirty, enjoying the physical aspects of production at the warehouse, office and on the road.

WHAT YOU’RE ALL ABOUT:

  • Safety-orientated at all times ensuring that all SOPs are buttoned up at all times.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Ability to articulate and communicate effectively with the flexibility to work independently.
  • A consummate team player with the ability to work within a structured goal orientated environment.
  • The ability to think on your feet on the ground managing multiple time sensitive tasks and deliverables with a professional attitude.
  • Potential travel (50-75%) when needed with the ability to work on weekends/holidays and on short notice holidays.

NEXT STEPS:

To apply for this position please email info@pixisdrones.com with your cover letter, resume/portfolio, and salary requirements. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

It is the policy of Pixis to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. In addition, Pixis will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

PILOT (FREELANCE)

PILOT (FREELANCE)
Location: Remote

WHAT WE’RE ABOUT:

Pixis, Inc. creates breathtaking drone shows that illuminate the night sky. We blend creative storytelling with entertainment to create aerial art displays of words, logos, and images that leave a lasting impression with audiences.

THE ROLE:

We’re looking for an experienced pilots that are able to operate drone swarm light shows for Pixis, Inc., a new company formed to produce drone light shows. After undergoing training on our control systems, the pilot either support the Lead Pilot or oversee small drone shows, as well as maintenance and logbook upkeep for the equipment.

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serve as secondary Pilot supporting the Lead Pilot
  • Serve as Pilot-in-Command of swarms sUAS
  • Conduct pre-mission planning with project managers/producers to clarify deliverables.
  • In collaboration with the head of drone operations, develop flight plans, check NOTAMS, check weather and coordinate airspace integration with any effected controlling agencies or privately owned properties.
  • Perform equipment troubleshooting and regular maintenance
  • Solve problems on the ground in real-time.
  • Review reported malfunctions and identify/analyze any undesirable trends
  • Maintain flight and battery logs

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Professional experience with multi-rotor drones, and pre-programmed waypoint missions
    • FAA Part 107 license required
    • Knowledge of proper operations of sUAS per FAA Part 107 regulations.
    • Thorough understanding of all components of RPAS
    • Ability to troubleshoot technical issues in the field
    • Knowledge of RTK-GPS systems
    • Familiarity with non-DJI sUAS
    • Ability to follow SOPs and keep up to date logs of pilots, equipment, and batteries.
    • Ability to work outdoors with limited facilities and resources for extended periods of time in various climates.
    • Knowledge of civilian airspace and aeronautical charts.
    • Ability to read and understand flight logs.
    • Ability to understand drone firmware parameters.
    • Ability to maintain, inspect, clean, and occasionally repair UAS equipment.
    • Ability to manage small field crew (2-4 people), field schedule, and project expectations.
    • Familiarity with Microsoft Office.

          WHAT YOU’RE ALL ABOUT:

          • 1+ years of experience flying drone shows.
          • Safety orientated at all times ensuring that all SOP’s are buttoned up at all times.
          • Ability to articulate and communicate effectively.
          • A consummate team player with the ability work within a structured goal orientated environment.
          • The ability to think on your feet on the ground managing multiple tasks and deliverables with a professional attitude.
          • Potential travel (50-75%) when needed with the ability to work on weekends/holidays and on short notice holidays.

                NEXT STEPS:

                To apply for this position please email info@pixisdrones.com with your cover letter, resume/portfolio, and salary requirements. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

                It is the policy of Pixis to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. In addition, Pixis will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

                INTERNSHIP

                INTERNSHIP
                Location: Hybrid

                WHAT WE’RE ABOUT:

                Pixis, Inc. creates breathtaking drone shows that illuminate the night sky. We blend creative storytelling with entertainment to create aerial art displays of words, logos, and images that leave a lasting impression with audiences.

                THE ROLE:

                We’re looking for highly personable, passionate, and innovative marketers to join our team and support mission critical projects in production.

                At the end of your Internship, you will be expected to complete a Capstone project, taking what you’ve learned from your experience and presenting to members of our team. More details around this project will be shared once your internship has been confirmed.

                What You’re All About:

                • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Business Administration or another related field
                • 0-1+ years of relevant marketing, event, promotions, communications or sponsorship experience
                • Overall strong communication, presentation, organizational and interpersonal skills
                • Ability to communicate professionally, clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing
                • Keen attention to detail, accuracy and personal accountability
                • Ability to handle a high-volume of work consisting of multiple projects and deadlines at one time (time management)
                • Ability to problem-solve independently and in collaboration with others
                • General interest in marketing, cultural and social trends
                • Strong work ethic and hunger to learn and “roll up your sleeves”
                • Willingness to help with tasks
                • A pleasant and positive attitude
                • General computer skills and proficiency with Microsoft 365 (Outlook, Teams, SharePoint, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Google Suite applications

                  NEXT STEPS:

                  To apply for this position please email info@pixisdrones.com with your cover letter, resume/portfolio, and salary requirements. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

                  It is the policy of Pixis to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. In addition, Pixis will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

                  *These are paid internships! $11.00/hr. for undergrad, $15.00/hr. if you have graduated.*

                  June 6th, 2022-August 12th, 2022

                  Send your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements here. Only qualified candiates will be contacted.