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Tech Director Wanted VR Studio NE England


This is a great opportunity for a Technical Director to join this automotive visualisation specialist studio. We are looking for an experienced Lead Engineer or Programmer looking to take the next step in their career to lead development on new graphics features and enhance our cutting edge real-time virtual environment rendering engine. You will also be responsible for recruiting and developing our Tech Team. You will be working at the forefront of 3D technology developing tech projects with hardware providers such as HTC Vive, Oculus, Meta2AR and StarVR for tradeshows like CES and delivering projects for some of the biggest automotive brands in the business. This role is based at our award winning studio in the North East of England.

  • Run and develop our technology team
  • Recruit and train both expert and junior developers to expand the team further
  • Design and put into effect our software that will bring virtual renderings closer to real world imagery
  • Craft real-time experiences that work across our digital channel from VR to the Cloud, and implement software that pushes the limits of what’s possible in order to build world leading visualisation products
  • Work closely with multidisciplinary teams including artists and programmers to develop advanced techniques for producing visual effects
  • Develop technology on high spec PC hardware
  • Work as part of an award-winning development team across a range of products for our high end automotive partners.

Please forward your CV as a Word document to quoting reference 853.

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