VR Gameplay Engineer, Social VR

Facebook   •  

Menlo Park, CA

Industry: Internet Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 428 days ago

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As a technical leader working within the Social VR team at Facebook, you will be driving efforts to create and explore interactive virtual reality experiences that provide delightful social play and creative experiences for people connecting through Facebook Spaces. These experiences will help to explore and define the future of online social interaction. The ideal candidate is a software engineer with experience in games, VR or related industry, and a passion for VR and rapid and iterative exploratory development.

Required Skills:

  1. Driving design and implementation for proposed playful and creative Social VR projects

  2. Lead collaboration with multi-functional teams to achieve polished experiences

  3. Individual contribution to the development of features

  4. Engage with FB teams to understand and utilize FB graph and features within Social VR projects

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field

  2. 5+ years of professional experience as a software engineer shipping user-facing features on games or other 3D interactive products

  3. Understanding of 3D math, linear algebra, and techniques

  4. Experience interfacing with internal and external teams to incorporate their innovations and vice versa

  5. Thrives in dynamic, fast-paced environments

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Virtual reality experience (Rift, Vive, GearVR, etc.)

  2. C++ and C# programming experience

  3. Windows, Android, and game console programming experience

  4. Unity 3D experience

  5. Experience working on realtime networked features (i.e. synchronous