Unity VR Game Programme Intern

Position Code: PEKIT05

Organisation Description:

This company is dedicated to building a bridge between fashion and technology. Its mission is to empower the fashion industry with affordable cutting edge technology. They have had 10 years of experience in integrating technology into fashion events, products, and building hardware/software solutions for their clients. They are an American company with offices in USA and China. They have developed mobile fashion apps, interactive retail solutions, fashion tech maker kits, and produce large fashion tech installations to experience what the future of fashion looks like through their Fashion & Tech Events. Their most recent activities have been creating 162 gesture-controlled smart gloves for Intel’s cooperation with CCTV’s Spring Festival Gala 2017, developing fashion tech maker kits for fashion brands to create smart garments and accessories, along developing products with fashion brands based on their e-textile LED Ribbon.

Role:

Unity VR Game Programme Intern

Internship Description:

Objectives of this Role:

  • Take ownership of features and components of the VR game lifecycle and lead the product design and code elements for version 2 of the game.
  • Collaborate with other members of the team to deliver large and complex features on time and to a high standard.
  • Be part of the development process and contribute improvements and suggestions, driving the quality of the code throughout the entire production cycle.
  • Mentor other developers in the team and help maintain code, product, and process quality.
  • Partner with Art, Design and Production teams to ensure schedules and goals meet business and project needs.
  • Conduct code reviews and be part of the hiring process for future colleagues.
  • Bring meaningful contributions to their product and the entire team.

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities:

  • Work together with the team on Tues, Wed, Thurs live in real-time.
  • Weekly reports submitted for project tracking.
  • Team meetings in the Asia Pacific time zone.
  • Plan, design and implement with the CEO, high-quality game features on their existing  VR game.
  • Transform design specifications into functional game assets.
  • Establish an effective strategy and development pipeline.
  • Quickly create and iterate on prototypes showcasing new designs and interaction patterns.
  • Design, build and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
  • Ensure the best performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications and games.
  • Identify process and application bottlenecks and implement solutions in a timely manner.

N.B. tasks and projects may vary depending on current priorities. Specific projects and responsibilities will be discussed during an interview.

Internship Requirements:

  • 3-6 months experience with Unity 3D/Content Development.
  • Strong 3D math skills.
  • Strong C# object-oriented programming and scripting language skills.
  • Experience working with game assets (meshes, animations, materials etc).
  • Experience profiling and optimizing the game and render performance (GPU and CPU).
  • Experience working on a physics-based game project, source control systems such as Git in a multi-developer team environment.
  • Understanding UX design process and experience working with UX design team and/or development team.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Unity training program certification.
  • Experience using Blender, Shaders, Mixamo, AltspaceVR, VR, AFRAME.io.
  • Own or have access to a VR headset.
  • Ability to solve problems, research problems and solutions, discuss problems with team members.
  • Bachelor’s Degree Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field.

Don’t exactly match these requirements? If you have the enthusiasm and want to learn – then speak to Pagoda about this position and we’ll see what is possible!