VR Developer

Job Title: VR Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: HQ00067580_1516267085
Contact Name: Alastair McCartney
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2018 09:18

Job Description

VR Developer
To develop innovative virtual environment, VR/AR simulations, apps, programming and games based digital learning solutions for multiple platforms.
Key Tasks and Activities:
Develop and program high quality interactive programs, simulations and content using relevant programming languages and methodologies
Carry out investigation of alternative / emerging technologies under guidance of a team leader
Work with the suppliers/clients/team members to ensure successful project completion
Resolve problems and find solutions to technical challenges
Engage with project team members regularly to maintain project momentum
Manage time and prioritise own work based on project requirements
Ensure key project information is obtained and understood, report on development progress, meet delivery deadlines, and proactively participate in problem identification and solving
Ensure the most appropriate and agreed workflow/methodologies are used during production
Ensure efficient working and developing to required specification and standards
Contribute to production and team meetings
Ensuring developed work is tested and fit for purpose
Maintain product knowledge by working closely with peers across the organisation
Protect assets from unauthorised access, disclosure, modification, destruction or interference
Comply with the Data Protection Act 1998
Additional Responsibilities:
To assist as required on other projects and activities relevant to business requirements
To take an active role in the improvement of personal / behavioural and professional skills
Person Specification
Key Technical Skills / Experience:
3 years working knowledge and experience of
- Unity
- C#
- Version Control
- Monodevelop / Visual Studio
Good demonstrable coding skills in relevant languages such as JavaScript, HTML, HTML5, C++
Good working knowledge / experience of the following is desirable:
- Core Mathematics / Physics
- Game Design, VR, and AR
- TortoiseGit
- Development for Android and iOS
- Microsoft Office
- Proven ability to work in teams
Key Interpersonal/Behavioural Skills (Ability to):
Communicate clearly and effectively
Demonstrate accuracy and a keen attention to detail
Show initiative & apply skills & knowledge to develop ideas
Apply flexibility, innovation and creative problem solving to opportunities and issues
Manage allocated tasks and own time based around wider project requirements
Work effectively as part of a team
Degree in a relevant computer science/programming course, or suitable industry experience.

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