Unity Generalist - EMD Studio

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Friday, 15 November 2019 - 5:00pm

--PAID POSITION – 3D ART/UNITY GENRILIST--

EMD Studio is looking for a Unity generalist to join our growing team to work on a new VR research project!
http://transformativemedia.swinburne.edu.au/studio/

 The Embodied Movement Design Studio (EMD) is a bespoke new creative technology studio located in Melbourne. The Studio investigates and proactively advances the artistic, cultural and commercial potential of movement-based interactive technologies such as AR, VR, XR, and robotics.

EMD Studio is located in Windsor, a few minutes’ walk from Windsor station.

The position is a short term contract starting as soon as possible and ending in mid-March 2020.

For more information on EMD Studio, please visit:
http://transformativemedia.swinburne.edu.au/studio/

General Duties:
Implementing and maintaining project systems and features.
Working effectively in a collaborative team environment.
Following EMD studio's standards and best practices.
Assisting and mentoring other employees in your area(s) of expertise.

Required Skills:
Experience working with 3d digital content creation packages, e.g. Maya, 3ds Max, Blender.
Experience in C# and .NET.
Experience with VR development (Vive, Oculus, and Mobile VR).
Good familiarity with the Unity game engine.
Knowledge of source control (Git, Source Tree).
The ability to write clear, performance-friendly and maintainable code with adequate comments.
Excellent time management skills.
Excellent communication skills.

Desirable Skills:
1 year(s) games and/or software development experience.
1 year(s) 3d content creation experience.
Alternative coding languages, e.g. C++, Python, Java.
Bachelor’s degree (or above) in relevant field
Self-taught applicants must be able to show functional demo code and or examples of programming and artistic work.

The perfect applicant would be able to both design and implement gameplay functionality in code and be able to create and implement art assets into the engine.

If this position sounds like you but you feel like you haven’t ticked all the boxes, please still get in touch.
On-site training in many areas will be provided as well as an endless supply of coffee!

Payscale is Swinburne Standard HEW 6 level 1 pro-rata:
Check here for more information: https://www.swinburne.edu.au/.../salar.../corporate-general/

How to apply:
Send your application via email to (EMDInfo@swin.edu.au) with the subject line “EMD VR Application – [Your Name]”
Attach your CV and provide links to examples of your work.

We encourage people from all backgrounds, experience levels and identities to apply.

Note: Due to government requirements, employees in a university must have a valid working with children’s check. (You don’t need one at the time of application, but to start work, you do)

(You must be eligible to work in Australia)