The Advanced Creative Technology (ACT) team advances DreamWorks IP into new forms of immersive creative content on all platforms using emerging technologies. ACT supports feature and tv film animation production and works to create DreamWorks Animation’s franchise/non-theatrical emerging technology content. We are focused on VR/AR/XR development pipelines with a goal of providing the creative technology that allows for cinematic or interactive story experiences. We work on numerous internal and external business lines including franchise, marketing, branding, and home entertainment.
We seek an experienced full time Game Engine/XR Narrative Developer who has experience with projects using Unity, Unreal, and other XR authoring platforms. The ideal candidate has the ability to tackle any facet of development required in bringing XR experiences to life. A deep understanding of cognitive processes in building presence, immersion, and empathy in Virtual experiences. Familiarity with Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence techniques as used in Augmented/Virtual Reality. A solid grasp of clean optimized code along with an intimate knowledge of how to get things done the correct way is required. Integrating external API’s, creating a consistent experience across multiple platforms and translating artistic and engineering challenges into optimized shippable product is your daily task. Those with experience getting the most out of the game engines on particularly challenging targets such as Web and social media platforms are preferred.
It doesn’t feel like work when you love what you do! We want you to join our passionate team of storytellers as our next DreamWorks Technology – Game Engine Developer.