VR/AR Developer (NY)

The Role:
VR Developers are part of the emerging future of projects at Code and Theory. They will be heavily immersed in the creation of high-quality, functional applications for clients. There will be rapid prototypes in the early design phase as well as clean, production-ready products that ship. The role with work closely with graphics, 3D models, human-computer interaction, and design. The VR Developer will work very closely with the design team to identify gaps and feasibility as well as determine the shape of new creative experiences in virtual reality.

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science or related field 
  • Experience building VR/AR experiences for ARKit, Vive, Daydream, Oculus, Gear VR, Hololens, Windows Mixed Reality, Playstation VR, and/or other major platforms with a portfolio of work that demonstrates your skills. 
  • Experience building native mobile applications on iOS and/or Android
  • Understanding of how VR/AR can be applied in a variety of circumstances 
  • Strong understanding of UX design challenges and best practices with a passion for creating new, innovative, and ground-breaking user experiences. 
  • Experience collaborating with other engineers through direct communication, version control software (Git) and issue tracking (Jira) 
  • Strong generalist/hacker spirit who tinkers with various emerging technologies 
  • Amazing attention to detail, self-motivated and collaborative with a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive. 
  • Knack for writing clean, readable, and easily maintainable code 
  • Enthusiasm for sharing your expertise and helping others to improve their skills. 

  • Enable interactivity through motion controllers (Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Microsoft Hololens, etc.) in Unreal and/or Unity environments.
  • Work with a 3D modeler and program all supporting user interactions using C++ or C# to supplement a Virtual Reality and/or Augmented Reality training experience designed for utility workers.

  • Proficient in the usage of various engines: Unreal, Unity, etc.
  • Enable interactivity through motion controllers using various industry software to add life-like interactivity to 3D environments.
  • Program interactions with on-screen 3D text.
  • 4+ years of proficient experience with C/C++/C#/Objective C or Java
  • 3D graphics programming experience with Unity, OpenGL, DirectX or similar
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent experience
  • Amazing attention to detail, self-motivated and collaborative
  • Passion for creating new, innovative, and ground-breaking user experiences
  • Knack for writing clean, readable, and easily maintainable code

  • Unreal Script
  • Java scripting
  • Blueprints Visual Scripting (Unreal Engine)

About Us:
Code and Theory is a digital-first strategic and creative agency that designs products, content, and campaigns across physical and digital environments. Founded in 2001 and operating out of offices in New York, San Francisco, London, Atlanta, and Manila, we believe a mix of technology and creativity can solve complex business problems to drive forward innovative change.
From helping to redefining the publishing landscape through our work with media companies such as NBC News, WWE, Bloomberg, The BBC, The Outline, Vogue, and The Guardian, to creating award-winning marketing programs for brands such as Maybelline New York, Victoria’s Secret, and Burger King, to developing unique customer experiences for NYLife, Quest Diagnostics, Citibank, Dignity Health, Reebok and Colgate to designing physical products for companies like Brown-Forman, Hearst, and Comcast, Code and Theory is a creative agency built for the entire ecosystem.
At Code and Theory, we strive to only be limited by our own ambition and creativity. We believe in pushing beyond the easy and obvious answers in order to deliver the solutions that are right for our clients, their businesses, and their users.
In addition to working with the smart and passionate people that make up the Code and Theory family, you also get the perks. There's the usual - 401k, excellent health, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, flexible spending, pre tax commuter benefits and long-term disability.  In addition, we have recently rolled out new Voluntary Benefits including Accident Insurance and Short Term disability that you can choose to elect upon hire.  Then there are the extras, some random, mostly awesome – bagel Mondays, summer Fridays, stocked candy jar and exceptional la Colombe coffee and cold brew, weekly in office meditation, quarterly massages and team outings.  

Code and Theory is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

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