Lead platform engineer

Penrose Studios crafts ground-breaking immersive stories, and needs your help building a platform for this new artistic medium.  We seek a passionate and experienced lead engineer who is excited about guiding a team responsible for delivering our content on a large variety of VR and AR devices.  You’ll collaborate with the artistic team to optimize content for various platforms and create new tools to help the release and porting processes.

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Responsibilities

  • Help determine ways of adapting content for a large list of VR and AR devices

  • Collaborate with the content team to develop plans for releasing material  on numerous platforms

  • Manage a team of platform engineers who are responsible for our content release process, and content porting

  • Optimize VR content for release on a variety of platforms

  • Design and develop tools to aid aspects of the build, port, and release processes

 

Requirements

  • 5+ years of software engineering experience in games, visual effects or related field

  • At least one year of software engineering leadership experience

  • Strong knowledge of at least one game engine

  • Strong knowledge of C++, Python, C, C#, or Java

  • Collaborative mindset and ability to communicate effectively

  • Strong debugging, profiling, and run-time analysis skills

Preferred

  • Experience with Android and or iOS development

  • Experience with SDKs and writing plugins for third party applications

  • Experience developing cross platform software

 

Penrose is based in San Francisco. 

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