Software Engineer, Oculus

(Menlo Park, CA)

Careers at Oculus

Part of Facebook

The Oculus team at Facebook builds the VR hardware and platform to let you experience anything, anywhere, with anyone. Additionally, Facebook has teams dedicated to building social experiences in VR that make it easier to spend time with your friends, wherever they are. Virtual reality's potential to connect the world is immense—and we're just getting started. Oculus Research is driving the state of the art forward with breakthrough work in computer vision, advanced optics, eye tracking, mixed reality, and new ways to map the human body.Oculus is a world leader in the design of virtual and augmented reality systems. Come work alongside expert software engineers and research scientists 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. As a Software Engineer on Oculus Home and Social Experiences, you'll be architecting and building the virtual destination and experiences to discover and launch into VR. We're looking for engineers passionate about product and working on cutting edge VR. The ideal candidate is an experienced software engineer with a background in UI/UX, game engine technology, and graphics development and who understands the importance of design in creating novel VR experiences.

Responsibilities

  • Partner closely with the design team to help define and implement their vision.
  • Create innovative VR features in Oculus Home and beyond.
  • Optimize the experience for the Oculus platform.
  • Own major areas of the codebase.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience programming with JavaScript or other web-based language.
  • 3+ year experience shipping consumer facing products

Preferred Qualifications

  • Game engine architecture experience
  • Experience with 3D
  • Experience with React or React Native

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