Research Engineer (m/f/d) for XR applications

Your tasks

Development of XR (Extended Reality, AR/VR) applications and demonstrators in the context of remote collaboration with multiple users

Integration of state-of-the-art algorithms in demonstrators such as hand tracking, eye tracking, face tracking and more

Contribution to research papers by conducting user studies to validate your XR demonstrators

Your qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Experience in Game development or 3D visualization using game engines

Experience with XR hardware and/or software (e.g., ArKit, ArCore, Microsoft Hololens)


Preferred Qualifications

C++ knowledge under Windows and/or Linux

C# knowledge in the context of Unity

Android Operating System

Knowledge in web applications, ideally using technologies such as WebGL and OpenXR

Image Processing and 3D Computer Vision

The German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) has operated as a non-profit, Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) since 1988. DFKI combines scientific excellence and commercially-oriented value creation with social awareness and is recognized as a major “Center of Excellence” by the international scientific community. In the field of artificial intelligence, DFKI has focused on the goal of human-centric AI for more than 30 years. Research is committed to essential, future-oriented areas of application and socially relevant topics.

DFKI encourages applications from people with disability; DFKI intends to increase the proportion of female employees in the field of science and encourages women to apply for this position.

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