AR/VR Experience Prototyper - Oculus Research

Sausalito, CA, USA
Job type: Other

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Job Description

Aquent is partnering with Oculus Research and seeking an AR/VR Experience Prototyper to join our project. This is a salaried consultant position located in Sausalito, CA that includes full benefits and paid time off.

Oculus Research is looking for an experienced Prototyper for user experiences using real-time game engines, in VR and AR. Will collaborate with multiple artists and engineering teams within Oculus Research, striving for the highest possible visual representation of environments with characters while ensuring optimal user experience.  

 Responsibilities include: 

  • Design and execute vision and concepts into environments for high end characters, creatures, and props via real-time engines
  • Design, build and test advanced animation setups, systems and workflows in these environments
  • Ability to test user experience with environment
  • Assist with building interactive systems in blueprint (UE4) or C# (Unity) and procedural rigs for game engines
  • Assist with demos

Skills & Requirements

Requirements include: 

  • Extensive experience with production processes, guiding cross-discipline teams from initial concept through prototyping, production, feedback and shipping out final product
  • Rapid prototyping
  • User testing 
  • Cross-Discipline Communication
  • Creative team leadership
  • Strong grasp of basic of animation principles, kinematics & physics
  • Experience with real-time animation systems and toolsets. Unreal or Unity experience preferred
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Computer Visualization, or Computer Animation
  • Can multitask and prioritize projects


  • Experience or interest in the creation of VR & AR experiences
  • Experience with designing environments 
  • Familiarity with building interactive systems in blueprint (UE4) or C# (Unity) for game engines a plus
  • Strong math background a plus


Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please send resumes and portfolios to Jack Coleman at

About the Company

Aquent offers a broad range of staffing services to help global companies add technical expertise to their marketing and creative departments, increase the bandwidth of their in-house teams, and achieve higher quality creative work. To learn more about Aquent's full range of services please visit