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Job Title: VR/AR Engineer

Reports to:  VP of Product Development

Position Type: Salaried Position

Classification: Exempt

Location: US Only (Remote Position)

Travel: Minimal

To Apply email careers@oberontech.com.  

Job Summary

Position is responsible for the design, development, maintenance, and testing of virtual/augmented reality applications and the surrounding infrastructure. It is the role of the VR/AR Engineer to secure the build out of the extended reality solutions and utilize their imagination, architectural experience and secure coding principles to create responsive, intuitive, feature rich applications.

General Requirements

  • Must have the ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Exhibit manual dexterity to dial a telephone, and to enter data into a computer terminal
  • Speak in audible tones, so that others may understand clearly in person and on the telephone
  • Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal, and work well in a team environment
  • Ability to give and take direction, including training where necessary
  • Must be self-guided and have the desire to learn and work well in an environment with little to no supervision
  • Ability to see and read a computer screen and printed material, with or without vision aids
  • Able to hear and understand speech at normal levels and on the telephone
  • Must have a creative and curious mind, to come up with new and innovative solutions for extended reality applications
  • Display strong analysis and troubleshooting skills, translating customer needs into business requirements and feature sets, as well as assessing risk, software issues and project scope
  • Responsible for implementation/maintenance of a Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SSDLC)

Specific Requirements

  • Solid software engineering background for 5+ years in a core language, such as C++, C# or Java, with the ability to lead a team in the design and implementation of an application
  • 3+ years of experience with one or more 3D gaming engines, such as Unreal, Unity or CryEngine
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office suite of products, to include Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Keen troubleshooting and deductive reasoning skills
  • Familiarity with basic networking terminology and concepts
  • Knowledge of extended reality hardware accessories, such as HMDs, controllers, haptics, and tracking devices
  • Practical understanding of 3D modeling, VR scene creation, and network game programming
  • Awareness of concepts around 3D environments and mathematics, such as kinematics, lighting, collision detection, etc.
  • Familiarity with some of the following technologies in a corporate setting:
    • Remote Access – Remote Desktop, TeamViewer, VNC, GoToMyPC, etc.
    • Online Meeting – Zoom, WebEx, Microsoft Teams, Join.Me, GoToMeeting, etc.
    • Source Control – Git, Perforce, CVS, SVN, Team Foundation Server, etc.
    • Security – SAML, Active Directory, OpenSSL, NTLM, Two-Factor Authentication, etc.
    • Text Editing – NotePad++, VI, CodeWright, Emacs, etc.
    • Instant Messaging – Teams, Slack, XMPP, etc
    • Web Servers – Apache HTTP Server, MS IIS, NginX, etc.
    • Web Browsers – Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, etc.
    • Ticketing Systems – SpiceWorks, JIRA, FogBugz, etc.
    • Databases – MS SQLServer, Oracle, MongoDB, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.
    • Development – Eclipse, Visual Studio, etc.

Preferred Skills

  • Degree in related field, such as software engineering, computer science or game design
  • Degree in complementary fields, such as mathematics or physics
  • Experience in related industry, to include learning management and networking applications
  • Familiarity with Mac OSX and any flavor of Unix
  • Experience writing documentation and training materials
  • Knowledge of web and database development

To Apply email careers@oberontech.com.