AR Application Engineer – Android
Redwood City, CA
We are seeking colleagues in the WithMe Labs Group at IMVU, who will be responsible for the development and maintenance of mobile applications that include AR, VR, Geolocation, and computer vision. This person will have a highly influential role working alongside fellow engineers and designers across the technology stack, and has a track record that demonstrates a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and shipping quality products.
Work with a cross-functional team of 3D artists, engineers, and designers to build new AR experiences on Android
Optimize mobile applications on the Android platform
Develop applications that can mature from prototypes to large global audience
Write code that is well-structured for efficient team collaboration
Integrate computer vision, 3D engine, and AR frameworks into a responsive, performant, and stable application
At least three years of professional software development experience
Proficiency in Java for Android
Proficiency with Android Camera, Maps, and Sensor API
Experience with Native C/C++ Libraries and JNI
Proficiency building apps that meet Android Material Design standards
Proficiency in Dynamic UI with Fragments
Experience with RESTful APIs expressed in JSON
Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance optimization
Experience shipping apps to the Google Play Store
Expert proficiency with git
Proficiency with Android Studio and Gradle
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Experience with image processing and computer vision (OpenCV, Vuforia, dlib, Tango, ARCore)
Experience with 3D game engines, 3D graphics development, OpenGL, Metal, Vulcan, HLSL, GLSL shaders
Experience with Android NDK
Experience with libGDX, Ogre3D, Godot, Havoc, or Urho3D
Proficiency with SQLite and/or Realm
Experience with make, cmake, shell scripting
Experience with FACS
IMVU, the #1 avatar-based social network welcomes users to join a never-ending world where anything is possible, including connecting with people from all over the world. It’s here that the fun is infinite and reality is limitless. The IMVU Virtual Shop is the largest of its kind, with an inventory of more than 20 million user-generated, VR-ready goods and growing everyday. From collections that include the hottest trends and throwback sneakers to fairy wings and couture gowns, the marketplace allows our users to personalize, customize and stylize their 3D avatars and environments to their hearts’ content. With over three million unique users every month, our platform is poised for future growth and available on desktop, tablet and mobile devices.
Our Engineers are given significant autonomy over their work: we hire smart people and trust them to use their creativity and talents to do right by their peers and our customers. We are longstanding evangelists of Continuous Deployment, strong supporters of open source software and we spawned the Lean Startup movement. We value humility, open collaboration and foster an environment that supports learning from and mentoring others. We want you to grow your talent and career. Well provide plenty of interesting challenges and strong support to ensure your success. At IMVU, we solve challenging problems and create amazing products together every day! Check out some of what were doing on our Engineering blog: ************************
Founded in 2004 and based in the heart of Silicon Valley, IMVU is led by a team that’s dedicated to pioneering the virtual reality industry. IMVU is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners and Best Buy Capital.
IMVU has been recognized frequently as Best Place to Work in the Silicon Valley.
HOW TO APPLY
Please try out our core product before you apply. Wed like you to understand our products and have some understanding of our customers.
Please include a cover letter. Make sure to discuss why you are interested in learning more about IMVU. Job applications without cover letters will not be considered.
IMVU is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
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