Facebook Product Design Prototyper in Menlo Park, California
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.
Join a cross-discipline team of designers, engineers, and artists who are passionate about creating VR experiences where users can hang out, socialize, and play with others. As a Product Design Prototyper, you will be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from conceptualizing and designing activities that promote positive social interactions in our products to prototyping your latest idea in Unity.You will be expected to use your full range of product, interaction, systems, and visual design skills, and require candidates have expertise in 3D interactive experiences (or games) and proficiency in Unity. This position is full-time and based in Menlo Park, CA.
Research, design, prototype (in Unity) and implement new features for our current lineup of products
Synthesize learnings and communicate them broadly to your cross-functional partners and the wider AR/VR Experiences org
Design user flows and journeys that clearly articulate your designs
Clearly articulate your design decisions to internal stakeholders
Give and solicit real-time feedback from other designers, and continuously raise the quality and craftsmanship of the product
Work with your Product Management, Engineering, and User Research partners to contribute to product strategy
Deliver an end-to-end feature or product
5+ years experience shipping software products or 3D experiences
Experience with real-time 3D development such as Unity/C# or Unreal
Proven problem solving experience and experience overcoming challenges
Experience with shipping mobile, console, PC games or social and gaming platforms
At least 1 VR product in your portfolio
Ability to thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environments
Experience working with VR and new, emerging technologies
Game development experience across multiple surfaces (console, mobile, PC, VR, AR)
UI development experience in a 3D product
Experience with tools such as Maya, 3DS Max, etc.
A portfolio link of your work
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