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Location: London (or remote within UK), United Kingdom

We are seeking an ambitious Unreal Developer to help us create new interactive and game-like experiences for our Metaverse based projects. You’ll be responsible for designing and implementing features and interactivity in Unreal Engine and relevant Metaverse APIs with the goal of deploying to multiple platforms in an expanding Metaverse.

Job requirements

Key responsibilities

  • Designing and implementing code that is fit for purpose, scalable, human-readable, and in line with industry best practice
  • Quality control of the entire product lifecycle by testing intuitiveness, user experience, and debugging where necessary
  • Communicating with clients to understand their business goals and objectives, and interpreting that into the required changes to the platform where necessary
  • Liaising with other developers, designers and system administrators to identify new features and create relevant prototypes for new product ideas
  • Deploying production code
  • Communicating effectiveness of emerging technologies to decision makers
  • Working on full production cycles from brainstorming and rapid prototyping to developing fully fledged systems and fine tuning mechanics, as well as stress testing and bug fixing.
  • Developing innovative gameplay, AI, physics, UI, vehicles, weapons and character controls within the Metaverse
  • Solving technical problems with simple, efficient, and creative code
  • Helping ship VR/AR/MR Metaverse projects across multiple platforms including various headsets to PC, mobile and console
  • Liaising with external middleware providers and platform deployment teams
  • Providing feedback and advice to junior team members

Requirements

  • Minimum 1+ years experience with Unreal Engine
  • Minimum 2+ years experience in game development, with shipped titles
  • Experience with C++ or C#
  • Experience in game development, with shipped console and/or mobile titles
  • Experience in multi-platform development such as VR, AR, PC, console, mobile or web
  • Ability to build and maintain positive working relationships with stakeholders of various levels
  • Excellent attention to detail and willingness to learn new software/processes
  • Occasional flexibility on working hours if required in the light of ad-hoc business demands
  • Able to use initiative and remain self-motivated
  • Able to work calmly and effectively under pressure
  • Maintaining confidentiality/discretion where required

Preferable

  • Familiarity with Metaverse APIs and SDKs e.g. Sandbox, Roblox, Decentraland, Etherium
  • Familiarity with virtual reality head mounted displays and motion controllers
  • History of working within rapid prototyping environments, such as game jams
  • Passion for video games, films and other creative mediums

About Dimension

Dimension is a global leader in volumetric and virtual production, creating real-time virtual worlds and virtual humans for film, TV, virtual reality, augmented reality, and the Metaverse. We are shaping the future of entertainment and transforming filmmaking and XR content creation via our revolutionary production studios and pioneering technologies.

We employ over 80 curious and creative minds and work with some of the world's most exciting brands, media and entertainment companies. Our recent hits include work for Coldplay, BTS, Disney, Marvel, Balenciaga, Netflix, Sky, Sir David Attenborough, Madonna, Sam Smith, and more.

We offer a competitive salary and a range of other benefits including flexible hours, as well as unrivalled access to state-of-the-art technologies and innovations in our space. We encourage applications from people of diverse backgrounds.