Facebook Unity Design Technologist in Redmond, Washington
As a Design Technologist at Facebook Reality Labs, you will be working on the cutting edge of Augmented Reality experiences. With our Research Team, you will explore, prototype, and build experiences that define the future of how people interact in AR. You love solving novel problems from first principles. Join a world-class team experimenting with bold ideas in areas including optics, haptics, tracking, displays, computer vision, user experience, audio, and perceptual psychology. Work alongside expert Interaction Designers, Scientists, Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers and Software Engineers to create the technology that makes AR pervasive and universal. Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world.
You’ll be responsible for researching, designing and prototyping interactions for AR. You’ll work closely with designers, engineers, and researchers here. This position is full-time and based in Redmond.
Collaborate to build internal prototyping toolsets and processes
Define and synthesize user requirements
Help establish prototyping processes to align cross-functional teams
Contribute to strategic decisions, working with engineering and research teams
Work with user research to user test and iterate on the prototypes
Give and solicit feedback from others to raise the quality and craftsmanship of the product
Quickly solve issues with your cross-functional leads
Clearly articulate prototyping decisions to a vast set of internal stakeholders
Thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environments
5+ years of Prototyping or Game Development experience
2+ years experience shipping 3-D software products with Unity, including working with 3-D assets and tools
Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative methods for user research
Portfolio featuring examples of interactive prototype work
Experience with building prototypes in short time frames
Experience with WebGL, Unreal Engine, or other 3D prototyping tools
Experience working with researcher scientists
Experience with hardware prototyping (e.g. Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Beagleboard)
Proven ability to lead in cross-functional environments
Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.