OPM are pleased to be working with this client who are pushing the boundaries of VR and AR development. With offices in 10 different countries.
You will be a part of the creation of a first-ever VR/AR World of Science and Technology experience; a collaborative Virtual and Augmented Reality gaming platform between industry leading scientists and universities for one of the world’s biggest industries. If you are interested in pushing the boundaries of VR and AR through Science and Technology with a gamification element, this may be the opportunity for you!
They are seeking a full-time Senior VR Programmer to join their dedicated team. They need your expertise in creating fun and engaging game systems to thrill a whole new audience of scientists. They believe that VR and AR are the future of scientific research and education and would like you to be a part of the future.
The company’s laboratory, as well as the analytical and processing divisions, currently have around 900 employees, and continue to offer a wide range of innovative equipment for numerous applications in research and development, as they have for over 100 years. Worldwide market leaders trust in their proven technology.
Implement gameplay systems in a self-organizing, interdisciplinary team
Write clean, well-tested, performant code
Write and maintain technical design and software system documentation
Analyse and optimize systems as required
Recognise opportunities to improve the games or general workflows, and seek to make these changes
Create and iterate new VR and AR gameplay systems for interaction and content creation
Required Qualifications and Skills:
Strong C++ knowledge
A minimum of five years’ game programming experience
Ability to design and communicate gameplay systems to a team
Competence in writing solid, reliable, and efficient code
BS (or higher) in Computer Science or a similar discipline (i.e. Physics, Math, EE, etc.)
Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
Desirable Qualifications and Skills:
Unreal Engine 4 development experience and
Experience working on multiplayer games in general, ideally on a MMO are a huge plus
Shipped console/PC title experience
VR and/or AR experience as a developer or user
Performance optimization skills
Experience in client / server architecture as well as implementing multiplayer gameplay
Knowledge of database development (MySQL, Oracle, ... )
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