Oculus Research VR/AR Software Engineer

(Redmond, WA)

Careers at Oculus

Part of Facebook

You're a Software Engineer with a deep C++ skill set and a passion for working on breakthrough new technology. You're also a 3D math whiz with a background in real time systems such as games. You love solving novel problems from first principles. You're always on the lookout for better, faster, and smaller solutions. You enjoy working at all levels of the software stack, from device drivers to operating systems, core libraries to user interfaces.At Oculus Research you'll build cutting-edge research prototypes that explore the future of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR). Join a world-class team experimenting with bold ideas in areas including optics, haptics, tracking, displays, computer vision, user experience, audio, and perceptual psychology. Work alongside expert Scientists, Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers and Software Engineers to create the technology that makes VR and AR pervasive and universal.Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze, design, develop and debug real time VR and AR software for advanced prototypes and user experiences.
  • Collaborate in a team environment across multiple scientific and engineering disciplines, making the architectural tradeoffs required to rapidly deliver software solutions
  • Develop software for a variety of consumer devices, including novel sensing systems, tracking systems, imaging systems and haptic devices
  • Write clean readable code, debug complex problems that span systems, prioritize ruthlessly and get things done with a high level of efficiency
  • Learn constantly, dive into new areas with unfamiliar technologies, and embrace the ambiguity of VR problem solving

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3D math and linear algebra skills
  • 5 or more years recent C++ experience, including modern C++ features
  • 5 or more years experience creating software for games or other real time environments.
  • Proven track record of professional software development, including shipping one or more products.
  • Problem solving and optimization ability
  • Demonstrated experience working across disciplines to drive optimal solutions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in 3D graphics
  • Experience working on Unreal or Unity game development engines
  • Expertise in Physics, Optics, Computer Vision, Robotics, Sensor Fusion, or Machine Learning

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