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Facebook Reality Labs is a world leader in the design of virtual and augmented reality systems. Come work alongside expert software engineers and research scientists to create the technology that makes VR and AR pervasive and universal. Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world. The Facebook Reality Labs Browser team is focused on bringing desktop-class browsing to VR and pushing the boundaries of what experiences are possible to build for VR on the web. As a Software Engineer on the Facebook Reality Labs Browser’s Developer Platform team, you would be involved in defining and creating the technical direction, tools, and frameworks necessary to achieve our goal of making VR development easier and more accessible on the web. The ideal candidate has significant experience building web applications (including Progressive Web Apps) and/or web frameworks and is familiar with a breadth of web development tools and workflows. Experience building VR applications (web or native) is also helpful but not strictly required.
- Help develop the software and tools required to make developing for VR on the web easy and accessible.
- Build prototypes and frameworks that push the boundaries of what’s possible to build in VR today.
- Work with internal and external partners to understand the needs of our customers.
- Contribute to the development and implementation of web standards relevant to VR on the web.
- BS Computer Science or equivalent experience
- 7+ years of experience developing web applications and/or web frameworks
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