Software Engineer

Short Description

Facebook is looking for a Software Engineer who can identify opportunities to share technology across teams.

Job Description

As a VR Tools Engineer within the AR/VR Experiences Team at Facebook, you'll be working with product teams to design, improve, and build high leverage tools, technologies, and workflows to empower teams to more rapidly create social virtual reality experiences that will define the future of online social interaction. The ideal candidate is an experienced software engineer with a games industry or other 3D interactive technology background focused on tools or workflow and a passion for virtual reality. These teams work on the recently announced Horizon VR product from Facebook!

  • Prioritize developer tool and workflow health and performance to empower the wider product teams
  • Work with engineers, designers, and tech artists to build the highest leverage solutions
  • Identify opportunities to share technology across teams
  • Evangelize technical solutions, tools, frameworks, and best practices across the team and org

  • 3+ years of professional experience as a tools/tech-focused engineer on games or other 3D interactive products
  • Experience shifting multiple 3D interactive products across various platforms
  • Direct experience building tools to support teams shipping products that involve most of the following technologies: Realtime networked interactivity, 3D rendering and shaders, 3D application performance and quality tools and tech, 3D & 2D UI/UX frameworks C++ or C# programming experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field

  • Virtual reality experience (Rift, Vive, GearVR, etc.)
  • Some combination of Windows, Android, and game console programming experience
  • Experience in Unity 3D

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Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities ?? we're just getting started.
Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization