Software Engineer - Gameplay

at Meta in Boise, Idaho, United States

Job Description


Meta is exploring the potential of virtual and augmented reality to bring people together in new ways. We are designing technologies that help people to create, share meaningful moments, and build communities using the unique qualities of these immersive new mediums. We aim to develop experiences that put people first, defining a future where AR and VR enable us to connect with the people and content we care about like never before.As an engineer working on AR/VR at Meta, you’ll be driving efforts to create interactive experiences that provide creativity and social play experiences for people connecting through Meta AR or VR products. These experiences will explore and define the future of online social interaction. The ideal candidate is an experienced software engineer with games, AR/VR, and other 3D interactive industry background, with an ability to rapidly prototype and turn concepts into reality through iterative product development.

Required Skills:

Software Engineer – Gameplay Responsibilities:

1. Architect efficient and reusable systems that drive complex AR/VR applications

2. Prototyping new interactions and features with an eye toward intuitive usability and feel

3. Drive design and implementation for proposed playful and creative projects for Experiences in AR or VR

4. Lead collaboration with multi-functional teams to achieve compelling experiences

5. Engage with FB teams to understand and utilize FB graph and features that will power social UX

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

6. 5+ years experience as an engineer shipping user-facing features on games or other 3D interactive products

7. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

8. Demonstrated experience interfacing with other internal and external teams to incorporate their innovations and vice versa

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

9. Experience with a combination of Windows, Android, and game console programming

10. Experience with Unity 3D or Unreal

11. Strong understanding of 3D math, linear algebra, and techniques

12. Experience with augmented reality (HoloLens, Magic Leap, ARKit, etc.)

13. Experience in UX design or game design

14. Experience with real time networked features (i.e., synchronous multiplayer games)

15. Thrives in dynamic, fast-paced environments

16. Experience with virtual reality (Rift, Quest, VIVE, Gear VR, etc.)

17. Experience with C++ and/or C# programming

Public Compensation:

$173,000/year to $241,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity:

Meta is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. You may view our Equal Employment Opportunity notice here. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We may use your information to maintain the safety and security of Meta, its employees, and others as required or permitted by law. You may view Meta’s Pay Transparency Policy, Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notice, and Notice to Applicants for Employment and Employees by clicking on their corresponding links. Additionally, Meta participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law

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Job Posting: JC222241849

Posted On: Aug 27, 2022

Updated On: May 23, 2023

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