Website Jaunt VR
We aim to put realism back into the virtual reality experience,
Who We Are
Jaunt is pioneering the future of creative storytelling through cinematic virtual reality. Founded in 2013, Jaunt is the leading developer of the hardware, software, tools, and applications to enable cinematic VR and put the power of virtual reality in the hands of today’s best content creators. Jaunt works with leading creatives – from brands to artists to filmmakers – to create cutting-edge content accessible across all devices and platforms.
Headquartered in San Mateo, California, the company also maintains a presence in Los Angeles, CA through its studio arm, Jaunt Studios and a European business office in London. In 2016, Jaunt established Shanghai-based Jaunt China, a VR company formed in partnership with Shanghai Media Group (SMG) and China Media Capital (CMC).
Jaunt’s investors include The Walt Disney Company, Evolution Media Partners, China Media Capital, Highland Capital Partners, Google Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Axel Springer, ProSiebenSat.1 SE, The Madison Square Garden Company, Peter Gotcher and Sky. Experience more at www.jauntvr.com.
As an experienced software engineer working within the VR Applications Team at Jaunt, you will architect and build the virtual reality experiences that will define the future of entertainment. You’ll help deliver key products and systems across multiple disciplines. The ideal candidate is an experienced software engineer with games/graphics industry background and a passion for virtual reality.
What you will own:
Architect, plan, and develop the evolution of Jaunt VR’s flagship consumer application
Be the subject matter expert on high-end VR and AR devices
Implement cross-platform solutions for video streaming, networking, and interactive experiences
Contribution and collaboration in the design of VR experiences
Identify technical requirements and assist in project planning
Collaborate with several teams in a multi-disciplinary environment
Our Ideal Candidate has:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field
Expert-level knowledge of C++
Deep understanding of graphics rendering concepts and APIs
Demonstrated experience shipping products
Comfortable with Windows development environments
Nice to have:
Experience with Unity and/or other game engine platforms
Virtual reality experience (Rift, Vive, GearVR, etc.)
C# programming experience
Understanding of video streaming concepts
Experience with the Playstation 4 development environment