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 an experienced software engineer at Oculus, you'll be at the forefront of prototyping, producing and defining the future of virtual reality. As a technical leader, you will help set direction throughout the development process, partnering with a range of cross-functional teams to explore and implement prototypes that set the bar for VR experiences inside and outside the company. The ideal candidate shares our passion for VR and will apply their expertise to developing core features for a next generation platform.

Responsibilities

  • Full stack web/mobile application development with a variety of languages including but not limited to PHP, JavaScript, HTML, etc.
  • Create consumer products and features using internal programming language Hack
  • Implement web or mobile interfaces using XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Work closely with our PM and design teams to define feature specifications and build the next generation of products leveraging frameworks
  • Work closely with operations and infrastructure to build and scale back-end services
  • Build report interfaces and data feeds

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of programming experience
  • 5+ years of experience with relational database
  • 5+ years of experience with web technologies: JavaScript, XHTML, CSS
  • Experience with PHP

Preferred Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field

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