Software Engineer - AR, VR, MR (Leadership)


Job Description

Our mission is to give people the tools to feel connected anytime, anywhere. We create new, category-defining consumer hardware and software - such as Oculus Quest, Portal, and Spark AR - that are immersive, social, and increase the depth of people's connections. Our team is a diverse group of problem solvers, inventors, and proven visionaries who are relentless about transforming everyday occurrences into rich experiences that have the potential to improve the way billions of people live.We’re developing the future of augmented, virtual and mixed reality (AR/MR/VR). We are currently seeking innovative engineers to develop technology and solve complex problems.We are looking for a software engineer with experience and expertise in building platforms and experiences in tandem. As our team works in AR/MR, hands on experience building 3D experiences (e.g., games, spatial applications) and platforms (e.g., game engines) is particularly applicable for this role.The ideal candidate is self-driven and capable of working up and down the technical stack independent of technical or organizational boundaries. Our team’s collaborative skills are at the high end, so it’s really about solving problems that we need to solve to build the next wave of computing devices (AR Glasses) - component ownership is fleeting - product responsibility is durable

Software Engineer - AR, VR, MR (Leadership) Responsibilities:

  • In collaboration with broad cross functional across HW+SW, develop product and system architectures for future products
  • Support technical integration of machine-perception and graphics technologies into products
  • Develop technology platform roadmaps

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Advanced qualifications in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Proven expertise in technology development
  • Experience developing systems with multi-function/multi-disciplinary threads
  • Experience communicating across multiple teams
  • Experience working cross-disciplinary, mentor team members and best practices
  • Experience managing hardware and software development
  • 12+ years programming in C++
  • Experience shipping applications and/or games

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD in Engineering, Physics, or Computer Science
  • Experience in consumer device space
  • Experience with rapid prototyping
  • Masters degree in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience shipping applications and/or games
  • Comfort working in an Android and Linux environment
  • Experience working on integrated software/hardware (and silicon) teams

About Meta:

Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.

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