Software Developer: Augmented Reality (AR)

Job Detail
Job ID
173495
Qualifications
Bachelor Degree
Industry
Research, science & technology
Centre
Pretoria
Enquiries
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Notes
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Job Description
Key responsibilities: • Conceptualise, design and implement novel AR based solutions; • Remain well-versed in new developments in the AR domain to identify new avenues for research and development; • Supervise/mentor junior staff in the area(s) of expertise; • Generate and contribute towards science engineering and technology (SET) activity targets and outputs (reports, guidelines, system requirements, peer-reviewed publications, technology and software packages, etc.); • Understand and interpret client requirements to contribute to user requirement analysis and/or well-articulated project proposals; • Remain current in field of expertise with respect to new approaches in tools, methods or technologies; • Participate in external task teams or committees in relevant domains; • Participate and engage in relevant AR communities to grow networks and capabilities. Qualifications, skills and experience: • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer/electronic engineering, information technology or related field to augmented reality with at least two years’ experience in 3-Dimentional ((3D) modelling or augmented reality; • An Honours or Master’s degree will be advantageous; • All international qualifications require an evaluation report / certificate issued by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA); • Experience in User Interface (UI) and User eXperience (UX) design concepts; • Experience in 3D modelling and game development using platforms and tools such as Blender, Unity, Unreal, etc, would be advantageous; • Experience in 3D and AR JavaScript libraries would be advantageous; • Demonstrated skills in analytical thinking, flexibility and adaptability, investigative thinking, teamwork, self-management, and systems level thinking; • Knowledge and exposure to Project Management; • Ability and experience to supervise/mentor/develop junior staff. • Expertise in developing event-driven systems.
Required skills
Posted
07/25/2022
Location
Pretoria, GT, ZA